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Presenters

Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D.

Jon R. Lorsch, Ph.D.

Director

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Alexandra Ainsztein, Ph.D.

Alexandra Ainsztein, Ph.D.

Program Director

Division of Genetics and Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (GMCDB)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Tony Beck, Ph.D.

Tony Beck, Ph.D.

Program Director

Division for Research Capacity Building

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Jeffrey L. Caplan

Jeffrey L. Caplan

Associate Professor

 at the University of Delaware 

Director of Bioimaging Center at Delaware Biotechnology Institute

Alison Gammie, Ph.D.

Alison Gammie, Ph.D.

Director

Division of Training, Workforce Development and Diversity

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Rafael Gorospé M.D., Ph.D.

Rafael Gorospé M.D., Ph.D.

Medical Officer

Division for Research Capacity Building

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Susan Gregurick, Ph.D.

Susan Gregurick, Ph.D.

Associate Director

NIH Associate Director for Data Science

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Kara L. Hall, Ph.D.

Kara L. Hall, Ph.D.

Director

Science of Team Science Team

Director, Theories Initiative, Health Behaviors Research Branch 

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

National Institutes of Health

Allison Karpyn, PhD

Allison Karpyn, PhD

Associate Professor

at University of Delaware
Senior Associate Director at Center for Research in Education and Social Policy

Irina Krasnova, Ph.D.

Irina Krasnova, Ph.D.

Program Director

 Division for Research Capacity Building

Manages Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) and Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) grants

Dmitriy Krepkiy, Ph.D.

Dmitriy Krepkiy, Ph.D.

Program Director

Division of Biophysics, Biomedical Technology, and Computational Biosciences (BBCB)

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

National Institutes of Health

Mike Rinkunas

Mike Rinkunas

Director

of Business Acceleration & Client Development 

Delaware Innovation Space

Charles Riordan, PhD

Charles Riordan, PhD

UD Vice President for

Research, Scholarship and Innovation

University of Delaware

Judith Ross, M.D.

Judith Ross, M.D.

Associate Chair, and Director

of Clinical Research Nemours \ duPont Hospital for Children PI, DE Nemours

AIDHC IDeA States Pediatric Clinical Trials Network Site

Breakout Session Facilitators

Cathy Wu, PhD

Cathy Wu, PhD

Director

Unidel Edward G. Jefferson Chair in Engineering and Computer Science Professor, Computer & Information Sciences, University of Delaware

Professor, Biological Sciences, University of Delaware

Director, Center for Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (CBCB)

Director, Data Science Institute (DSI)

Hacene Boukari, PhD

Hacene Boukari, PhD

Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Program

Department of Physics and Engineering
Delaware State University

Malcolm D’Souza

Malcolm D’Souza

Professor

of Chemistry and Dean of Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research

Wesley College

Mary M. Lee, MD, FAAP

Mary M. Lee, MD, FAAP

Enterprise Vice President and Physician-in-Chief for Delaware Valley Operations

Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Julius Korley, PhD, MBA

Julius Korley, PhD, MBA

Director of Entrepreneurship and Strategic Partnerships

College of Engineering
University of Delaware

CEO of Affinity Therapeutics

Principal investigator of UD’s DRIVEN Accelerator Hub

Kathy Janvier, Ph.D.

Kathy Janvier, Ph.D.

Vice President & Campus Director

Stanton Campus

Delaware Technical Community College

Kathleen S. Matt, Ph.D.

Kathleen S. Matt, Ph.D.

Dean

College of Health Sciences

University of Delaware