CHIEF SCIENCE OFFICER
RADIOMEDIX, INC. SELECTED AS TEXAS EMERGING TECHNOLOGY FUND RECIPIENT
Ph.D., Polish Academy of Sciences, Center of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Poland (2002)
Pharmacy, Medical University,
Dissertation topic: “Synthesis of S-glycosylphosphorodithioates”
POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENT
2013 RadioMedix Inc., (Chief Science Officer)
2007-2013 RadioMedix Inc., (Director of Chemical Research and Drug Development)
2007- RITA Foundation Houston
2011 American Chemical Society GHS, (Board of Directors)
2002-2009 Rice University, Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Houston, TX, (Welch Post-Doctoral Research Associate)
2002-2004 Center of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland (Visiting Scientist)
Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität
Frankfurt am Main, Germany, (Visiting
1995 Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, (Visiting Scientist)
1994-2001 Center of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland, (Research Associate)
1992-1994 Center of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences, Lodz, Poland, (Research Scientist)
HONORS AND AWARDS
1992 President’s Award for Excellence in Study, Poland.
2003 Travel Award, 39th International Union Pure and Applied Chemistry, Congress, Ottawa, Canada.
2003 Travel Award, RNA Conference, Vienna, Austria.
2004 Travel Award, Nucleic Acids Gordon Conference, Newport, RI.
2005 NATO Advance Symposium, International school of structural biology and magnetic resonance, Erice-Sicily.
2006 NSF ADVANCE Workshop on Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position.
2007 3rd Annual Symposium of the Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Rice University, Houston, TX, (Poster Award)
2009 Presentation “68Ga-glucosamine analogs for PET imaging of cancer” selected for the Highlight Lecture of the SNM Annual Meeting by Dr. Henry Wagner and Dr. Michael Welch
2010 Presentation “Radiolabeled Sonic Hedgehog as a ligand targeting cancer stem cells ” selected for recording on the Annual Meeting of the American Chemical Society
2013 IUPAC Young Observer Program & IUPAC Travel Award
2011- NIH SBIBA and CMIP review panels, reviewer
2010 Editorship: editorial board member of the Journal of Biophysical Chemistry
2010 NIH SBIBA and CMIP review panels, reviewer
2010 "Career Paths in Cancer Drug Development", AACR Professional Advancement Session (panel member)
2009 ZRG1 IMST G(11) NIH review panels, reviewer
Keck Center Annual Research Conference (Organizing
Committee), Rice University, Houston, October 13th