Since she joined the company in 2008, Vatsala has made presentations and performed workshops on behalf of Absorption Systems at various conferences and scientific forums including the 2011 Fall Symposium organized by the Delaware Valley Drug Metabolism Group (DVDMG), IQPC's Clinically Relevant Drug Transporters Conference in 2011 and 2012 and Disso India in 2013. She is on the scientific committee of SPDS (Society for Pharmaceutical Dissolution Science) and involved with various scientific organizations in San Diego.
Prior to joining Absorption Systems, Vatsala made significant contributions at Supergen in the development of several drug candidates. Her research has been featured at national conferences such as AACR and EORTC and she has authored publications submitted to peer-reviewed journals. Prior to this Vatsala worked at Myriad Genetics focusing on BRAC clinical data analysis for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and as a senior data reviewer of CODIS for forensic DNA analysis.
Vatsala has a Masters degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from Mt Holyoke College.