By: Maribel Yoo On: March 17, 2017 In: Seed Senior Advisory Board Comments: 0
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Jeffrey Friedman

Nexus Venture Partner

Marilyn M. Simpson Professor, The Rockefeller Universit

Neurobiology, Obesity, Diabetes, Genetics

EDUCATION
BA – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
MD – Albany Medical College
PhD – The Rockefeller University
Residency – Albany Medical Center Hospital

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research
The Shaw Prize for Life Sciences & Medicine
Wolf Prize in Medicine
National Academy of Sciences
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

COMPANIES AND BOARDS
Co-Founder – Millennium Pharmaceuticals (acquired by Takeda), Envoy Therapeutics (acquired by Takeda), RedPin Therapeutics

Scientific Advisory Board – Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Kallyope, ERX