Janice Manzi Sabatine, PhD, PCC

  • President, Avanti Strategies

Education & Training

  • University of Notre Dame – Chemistry – BS
  • University of Pittsburgh – Biochemistry - PhD

Coaching Summary

Dr. Sabatine is president of Avanti Strategies, a firm specializing in executive, leadership, and career coaching for academic physicians and scientists. She is also co-director of training in the Professional Coach Certification Program in the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh PA.  Her interest in working with individuals in science and medicine draws from her belief that they deserve the same support that corporate executives have enjoyed for years—the benefit of an executive coach. As a coach, Dr. Sabatine has helped numerous scientific and healthcare professionals become stronger, more effective leaders and successfully publish and secure funding. A researcher by training, Dr. Sabatine relies on evidence-based methodologies to support her coaching and coach training activities. She recently edited a comprehensive coaching reference text, Professional Coaching: Principles and Practice is a recipient of an Institute of Coaching research grant to study the impact of a coaching-based career course supplemented with external coaching, and is the external coach coordinator for the Biomedical Master's Program at the University of Pittsburgh.