Veronica Beck, PhD
Senior Associate, MI Philanthropy
Veronica Beck is a senior associate at the Milken Institute. She uses her expertise to identify innovative biomedical research ideas, partnering with philanthropists to ensure promising research projects receive the necessary support to become impactful therapies.
Beck received her doctorate in neuroscience from the University of Michigan, where her thesis research focused on rare pediatric neurological diseases. Beck then completed a Research Operations, Management, and Strategy Fellowship at the University of Michigan Medical School, complementing her biomedical research background with experience in managing projects, administering grant programs, and fostering interdisciplinary partnerships between business, basic science, and medical science sectors. Beck is based in the Institute’s Washington, DC office.