Irta postdoctoral fellow at Nih

  1. Joseph Ware

    Demographic info
    San Francisco Bay Area | Pharmaceuticals
    Joseph Ware
  2. Lauren Black

    Title
    Senior Scientific Consultant at Charles River Laboratories
    Demographic info
    Baltimore, Maryland Area | Biotechnology
    Current:
    Senior Scientific Consultant at Charles River Laboratories
    Past:
    Reviewing Pharmacologist at FDA, Postdoctoral (IRTA) Fellow at NIH/Neuronal diseases
    Education:
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Carnegie Mellon University, Glenelg High School
    Summary:
    Thanks for Linking In. I'll look forward to staying in touch. If you'd like to reach me in person, my email is lauren.black@crl.com.
    Lauren Black
  3. Damir Herman

    Title
    Senior Data Scientist at Ayasdi
    Demographic info
    San Francisco Bay Area | Biotechnology
    Current:
    Senior Data Scientist at Ayasdi
    Past:
    Senior Systems Engineer at Nebula, Inc., Bioinformatics Field Scientist at Affymetrix, Assistant Professor of Medicine at UAMS, Postdoctoral IRTA Fellow in Computational Biology at NIH/NLM/NCBI
    Education:
    Case Western Reserve University, Sveuèilište u Zagrebu
    Summary:
    Deriving operational insight from diverse data sets spanning clinical trials and translational research; high-throuhput screening; smartphone usage in entertainment and medical applications; engine failure and equipment malfunction; social media; transportation; digital signal processing (sound analysis); text processing; oil & gas drilling; and financial fraud. Integration of diverse and disparate data sets. Specialties: Topological Data Analysis (TDA); Cloud computing (AWS, OpenStack); python, perl and bash; deployment and utilization of Hadoop and Hadoop-related tools (cassandra, secondary and higher order sorting with mapreduce, text analysis); NGS (exome, DNA methylation, RNA-seq), microarray and MS/MS mass spec data analysis; design and analysis of targeted genotyping arrays; immunology and autoimmune diseases; hardware provisioning and administration.
    Damir Herman
  4. Alyssa Picchini Schaffer, PhD

    Title
    Neuroscientist, Science Communicator
    Demographic info
    Greater New York City Area | Research
    Past:
    Head of Research, TEDMED Editorial Team at TEDMED, Research Assistant at TEDMED, AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow, US Dept of Health and Human Services at US Department of Health & Human Services, Postdoctoral Fellow at Columbia University, Doctoral Candidate at Columbia University in the City of New York, Post Baccalaureate IRTA Fellow at National Institutes of Mental Health, NIH
    Education:
    Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University in the City of New York, Lafayette College
    Summary:
    Versatile neuroscientist, science communicator and team leader with exceptionally diverse background and expertise in neural stem cell biology, pharmacology, policy and media across business, government, and academic sectors. Ability to assess, synthesize and effectively communicate complex ideas and concepts by integrating broad-based perspectives and detailed scientific inquiry. Successfully leads multidisciplinary teams of high level thought leaders with widely divergent opinions and perspectives, often within context of challenging logistical, organizational and commercial constraints. Understands and collaborates with highly creative individuals in dynamic, innovative cultures while also contributing original analytical thinking, logic and problem solving. Engaging and articulate public speaker, moderator and mentor, with deep interest in understanding the biological basis of psychiatric disease. Completed PhD in 4.5 vs. average 7 years and recognized with distinction, an accolade given to fewer than 10% of Columbia University PhDs.
    Alyssa Picchini Schaffer, PhD
  5. Kristy Markos

    Title
    Patent Agent at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
    Demographic info
    Washington D.C. Metro Area | Biotechnology
    Current:
    Patent Agent at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox
    Past:
    Technical Specialist at Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox, Independent Consultant at Self-Employed, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at National Cancer Institute, Doctoral Student at George Washington University, Technical IRTA Fellow at NCI, NIH
    Education:
    The George Washington University, The George Washington University, Mary Washington College, McLean High School
    Summary:
    Legal research, non-infringement and invalidity opinion drafting, landscape analyses, patent prosecution, freedom to operate, pharmaceuticals, immunology, psychoneuroimmunology, tumor immunology, apoptosis mechanisms, cancer immunotherapy, molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry
    Kristy Markos