PhD Career Connections: Preclinical Research Services

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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
9:00-10:00 AM
Light Hall 214

Registration is requested.