Director of Brainline
Sharon Ladin has more than 25 years of experience working on health and children’s issues. Prior to coming to BrainLine, she was Director of the Antibiotics and Innovation Project at The Pew Charitable Trusts, where she brought medical, military, academic and industry leaders together to successfully advocate for policies to stimulate the development of new drugs to treat life-threatening infections. She worked for more than a decade with the National Association of Children’s Hospitals on a broad range of issues including child abuse, injury prevention, health coverage and medical education. She worked at the Children’s Defense Fund as the Director of the Child Watch Visitation Program, training more than 100 community coalitions to implement a unique strategy to raise the profile of issues impacting children locally.