Novapeutics LLC United States

Novapeutics LLC is a preclinical biopharmaceutical company spun-out from the University of Pennsylvania that aims to develop a first-in-class small molecule therapeutic to treat diabetes by regenerating insulin-producing beta cells. Our diabetes drug will be orally active and hopefully to provide a cure for diabetics.

Dr Frank Leu

Novartis United States

Our mission is to care and cure.

We want to discover, develop and successfully market innovative products to prevent and cure diseases, to ease suffering and to enhance the quality of life.

We also want to provide a shareholder return that reflects outstanding performance and to adequately reward those who invest their money, their time and their ideas in our company.

Mr Carl Counts
Executive Director, Quality 

Novartis United States

Novartis is a global healthcare company based in Switzerland that provides solutions to address the evolving needs of patients worldwide.

Zahra Meherali
Quality Control Manager 

Novartis Pharma AG United States

Novartis Pharma AG provides treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, epilepsy, schizophrenia, and migraine. It is also developing a treatment for type 2 diabetes; drugs therapies that improve insulin action to increase glucose disposal in the muscle, to limit its production in the liver, and to improve the kinetics of insulin secretion; and oral and physiological approach to enhancing glucagon like peptide-1 activity, which acts to stimulate insulin secretion and inhibit glucagon production. The company is based in Basel, Switzerland. Novartis Pharma AG operates as a subsidiary of Novartis AG

Dr Abdulkadir Keskinaslan
Head MA & EA TR 

Novodux United States

NovoDux is developing the next generation of innovative and unique compounds for a variety of human diseases using its patented multi-targeted technology. The  compounds enable therapeutic applications for different human diseases in the fields of oncology, infectious diseases and neurology.

Dr Irene Gonzalez
President & CEO 

NSLIJ-Lenox Hill Hospital United States

Aleksey Lazarev
Dept. of Orthopaedics  

NSLIJ-Lenox Hill Hospital United States

Lenox Hill Hospital, a 652-bed, acute care hospital located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The Hospital is also a recognized leader in public health education and community outreach.


The hospital is particularly well known for excellence in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, sports medicine, otolaryngology/head and neck surgery, and maternal/child health.

Ms Andrea Dowd
VP, Development 

NYS -OASAS United States

Ms Cheryl Williams
IT/Treatment Coordinator 

NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences United States

Welcome to the CBLS, your hub for life sciences innovation and technology-based economic development. As one of 10 New York State Centers of Excellence overseen by NYSTAR - Empire State Development's Division of Science, Technology and Innovation - we leverage our resources to drive scientific discovery and facilitate collaboration among academia, industry and the public sector.  By working with the CBLS, these researchers have access to world-class facilities, and R&D assistance, to continue to develop and patent new technologies to improve human health and expand our vibrant ecosystem.

Dr Julia Devonish
Dr Julia Devonish
Post-Doctoral Fellow (Dr. Eugene Morse) University at Buffalo, SUNY 

NYU | Chemical and Biological Engineering United States

Alexandra Seidenstein
Instructor/Lab Coordinator/Advisor