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Robin Sinkhorn      

Mother of “Glee” Actress Lauren Potter & Advocate for Children with Special Needs; Medical Science Liaison & Registered Nurse

Robin Sinkhorn is the mother of the actress, Lauren Potter, who is best known for her role as a major character in the TV show "Glee". Potter was diagnosed with down syndrome at birth. Both her and her mother, Sinkhorn, actively advocate for those with disabilities through organizations including AbilityPath, Best Buddies International, the Down Syndrome Association, the American Association of People with Disabilities, and Special Olympics.

Sinkhorn, who studied nursing at the University of Phoenix, is a registered nurse. She began working at Boehringer Ingelheim in 2009 as a clinical science consultant and in 2016, was promoted to a medical science liaison for the Cardiovascular/Metabolic division. In this role, Sinkhorn is responsible for establishing, cultivating, and maintaining relationships with Scientific Experts. She functions as an extension of the medical information group to provide product and pipeline therapeutic area expertise to internal stakeholders within Medical and Commercial groups at Boehringer Ingelheim. Sinkhorn has strong research & professional skills in business planning, medical affairs, sales, medical devices, cardiology, endocrinology, neurology, psychiatry, obstetrics and gynecology, and good clinical practice.

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