Akshaya Joseph is Development Manager at MARI as well as a board member of MARI Pharmaceuticals. She has been working with Dr. Beigi and MARI since May 2018 and has worked on several books including those related to rheumatology, dermatology, laser treatments, and lichenoid disorders. Akshaya is also a PharmD student in her second year of the program at UBC. Prior to entering the PharmD program, she completed 60 credits towards a Bachelors of Science in Microbiology and Immunology also at UBC. Alongside MARI, Akshaya works as a pharmacogenomics active surveillance assistant with the Pharmaceuticals Outcome Programme (POPi) under the Canadian Pharmacogenomics Network for Drug Safety (CPNDS). Specific areas of pharmacy she is interested in includes pediatrics, pharmacogenomics, and dermatology. Akshaya also received the Senior Supervisor award at 2019 MARI conference for her outstanding management and supervision of multiple teams.