Professor, Rizwan Hasan Khan has received his Ph.D. in Biotechnology from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India in 1996. His research focus is centered on protein biophysics, protein folding, misfolding and amyloid fibrils. He has worked with Prof. I.J.Goldstein at University of Michigan USA as BOYSCAST Fellow and with Prof. Steve Perkins at University of London as Commonwealth Fellow. He had published around 290 papers in the journals of international repute with h-index of 45; citation 7988. He is fellow of Biotech Research Society, India and also serving as Bentham Ambassador. He is also editor of several international journals.
Dr. Cho was the Professor of Radiological Science as well as Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at University of California at Irvine. From 2005, Prof. Cho served as University Professor and Director of the Neuroscience Research Institute, Gachon University of Medicine & Science, Incheon, till he joined as a Distinguished Research Fellow at the Adavanced Institute of Convergence Technology (AICT), Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea. Since 2017, Professor Cho is concurrently serving as a director of Neuroscience Research Institute, Suwon University, Suwon, Korea. Prof. Cho was the one who pioneered world’s first "Ring PET", the molecular imaging device, in 1975. Professor Cho has also been pioneer in the field of MRI. In 2005, 7.0T MRI coupling with super resolution PET (HRRT) ,the world’s first PET-MRI fusion system was developed at GachonUniversity, Inchon, Korea. Among the many honors and awards, Professor Cho was elected as a member of US National Academy of Science, Institute of Medicine in 1997 (Now US National Academy of Medicine).
Dr. Anjana Rani is Ph.D. from Banaras Hindu University, Department of Biochemistry. She has been designated as DST-WOS-A. She has published 6 papers in reputed journals and served as Principle investigator of a project funded by Department of Science and Technology. The major area of her research covers stress physiology and proteomics in plants as well as the understanding molecular mechanism of the genes involved in boron toxicity tolerance.
Prof. Wang is a Professor at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, a Chinese-British joint higher educational venture in China. He earned his PhD in Bio-Organic Chemistry from Washington University in St. Louis, USA, and was an NIH-NRSA postdoctoral fellow studying mechanisms of DNA repair in mammalian system. He joined the faculty of Indiana University School of Medicine in 2001 and served as a Proteomics Core director for 16 years. His research centers around biomarkers and drug target discovery, and deciphering the protein interaction networks in complex human diseases with the use of high throughput omics technologies and bioinformatics.
Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, Russia
Sergey Suchkov was born in the City of Astrakhan, Russia, in a family of dynasty medical doctors. In 1980, graduated from Astrakhan State Medical University and was awarded with MD. In 1985, maintained his PhD as a PhD student of the I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy and Institute of Medical Enzymology, USSR Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia. In 2001, finished the PostDoc Research Fellowship Program and maintained his Doctor Degree at the National Institute of Immunology, Russia. From 1985 through 1987, worked at Inst of Med Enzymology, USSR Academy of Medical Sciences. From 1987 through 1989, was a senior Researcher, Koltzov Inst of Developmental Biology, USSR Academy of Sciences. From 1989 through 1995, was being a Head of the Lab of Clinical Immunology and Immunobiotechnology, Helmholtz Eye Research Inst in Moscow. From 1995 through 2004, was being a Chairman of the Dept for Clinical Immunology, Moscow Clinical Research Institute (MONIKI) and the Immunologist-in-Chief of the Moscow Regional Ministry of Health. In 1993-1996, was an Executice Secretary-in-Chief of the Editorial Board, Biomedical Science, an international journal published jointly by the USSR Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. Dr Suchkov is a Co-Supervisor over the Russian-American Agreement on scientific and clinical collaboration in the field of ocular immunology between Russian Academy of Sciences and National Institutes of Health (NIH); in 1991-1995 – a member of The Reciprocal Exchange Fellowship Program between Russian Immunological Society and British Society for Immunology. Dr Suchkov is a member of the Editorial Boards of many international journals including EPMA Journal (Springer, Brussels) and “Personalized Medicine Universe” (Elsevier, Japan). Dr Sergey Suchkov, MD, PhD Director, Center for Personalized Medicine and Professor, Department of Pathology, Sechenov University, Chair, Department for Translational Medicine, Moscow Engineering Physical Institute (MEPhI), Professor, Dept for Immunology, A.I.Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine & Dentistry, Moscow, Russia Member, New York Academy of Sciences, NY, USA Secretary General, UCC (United Cultural Convention), Cambridge, UK Member, EPMA (European Association for Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine), Brus-sels, EU; Member, ISPM (International Society for Personalized Medicine), Tokyo, Japan; Member, PMC (Personalized Medicine Coalition), Washington, USA; Member, American Chemical Society (ACS), USA; Member, American Heart Association (AHA), USA; Secretary General, UCC (United Cultural Convention), Cambridge, UK
Dr. Gauri Awasthi
Proteomics & Bioinformatics
Yashraj Biotechnology Limited, India
Dr. Gauri Awasthi completed her PhD from National Institute of Malaria Research (Indian Council of Medical Research), India and Post-Doctoral studies from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Bombay). She has worked as an independent scientist at the Ludwig Maximilian University (LMU), Munich, Germany in the Department of Evolutionary Biology. Transitioning from Academia to Industry, Dr. Awasthi worked as a Scientist (Bioinformatics) at SciGenom Labs, India where she was part of the team to sequence the whole genome of the Asiatic Lion. She is currently working as Manager (Proteomics & Bioinformatics) at Yashraj Biotechnology Limited, a premier Biotechnology company based in Mumbai, India on a collaborative project with Department of Proteomics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Bombay), Mumbai, India. She has more than 12 years’ experience in Genomics, Proteomics, Bio-informatics and Computational analyses and has published her work in several reputed international journals.