PhD Career Connections: Preclinical Research Services
Join us in welcoming back alumnus Chris Rogers, PhD.
Dr. Rogers is the Chief Scientific Officer and co-founder of Exemplar Genetics, a company focused on the development and study of improved models of human disease. Dr. Rogers received his PhD from Vanderbilt University and completed post-doctoral training at the University of Iowa. While at Iowa, Dr. Rogers and colleagues created the first knockout and knockin models of a human disease in a large animal species – cystic fibrosis in pigs. At Exemplar Genetics, Dr. Rogers has directed the development and characterization of additional disease models, including cancer, neurodegenerative disorders, and cardiovascular diseases.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Light Hall 214