Gretchen Repasky

  • PL 20 (Tukholmankatu 8)

    00014

    Finland

19942018

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Curriculum vitae

POSITIONS AND ROLES OF SIGNIFICANCE

Senior Researcher, Research Training Coordinator, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2010–present)

Doctoral Program Coordinator, Doctoral Programs in Biomedicine and Oral Sciences, Doctoral School in Health Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland (2014–2015)

Interim RNAi Unit Coordinator, FIMM Technology Centre, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2010–2011)

Assistant Professor, Biology and Chemistry/Physics Departments, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL USA (2006–2009)

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Chemistry Department, The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO USA (2004–2006)

Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA (2000–2004)

Adjunct Professor, Department of Biology, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC USA (2003–2004) 

Course Instructor, Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA (2001-2003) 

Course Instructor, Carolina College for Lifelong Learning, General Alumni Association, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA (2002)

Teaching Assistant, Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC USA (2001-2003)

Summer Research Intern, Drug Disposition and Metabolism Unit, Analytical Chemistry, Zeneca Pharmaceuticals, Wilmington, DE USA (1992, 1993)  

 

PROGRAMS MANAGED

FIMM Doctoral Training Committee, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2015-present)

FIMMPOD, FIMM Postdoctoral and Senior Researcher Professional Development Program, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2014-present)

Doctoral Programs in Biomedicine and Oral Sciences, Doctoral School in Health Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland (2014–2015)

FIMM-EMBL International PhD Program, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2010-present)

 

PROJECTS 

WikiDruget, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland(2015-present) 

Pfizer IIR Project, Studies of axitinib and axitinib drug combinations as BCR-ABL1 T315I-selective therapies for use in drug-resistant CML and Ph+ ALL, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2014-2016)

EU-OPENSCREEN, ESFRI Project, Institute for Molecular Medicine, Finland, University of Helsinki, Finland (2011–2013)

LIBRA/Leading innovative measures to reach gender balance in research activities, Horizon 2020 (2015-2018)

Research Corporation CC6677, Cottrell College Science Award:  Biochemical Role of the PEDF Tumor Suppressor in Ras-Mediated Pancreatic Oncogenesis (2007-2009)

The Colorado College, Natural Science Faculty Research & Development Funds and Faculty-Student Collaborative Research Awards:  The Biochemical Role of the Cyclooxygenase-2 Enzyme:  Implications in the Development of Colorectal Cancer (2005-2006) and Biochemical Role of the PEDF Tumor Suppressor in Ras-Mediated Pancreatic Oncogenesis (2005)

Life Sciences Research Foundation, Merck Fellow:  The Mechanism of Activation and Role of Cyclooxygenase-2 in Ras-Mediated Transformation (2001-2004)

National Institutes of Health, Post-Doctoral NIH Training Grant, Lineberger Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award (2000-2001)

National Institutes of Health, Pre-Doctoral NIH Training Grant, Cell and Molecular Biology Training Program (1994-1995)

 

PUBLICATIONS

Note:  Surname change from Murphy to Repasky in 2004

Education information

Doctor of Philosophy, Cell and Molecular Biology, New York University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New York, NY USA (1999)

Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Lehigh University, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Bethlehem, PA USA (1994)

Education/Academic qualification

Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Doctor of Philosophy, New York University Langone Medical Center, University of New York, New York, USA

19951999

Award Date: 31 Dec 1999

Biochemistry, Bachelor of Science (USA), Lehigh University, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Bethlehem, PA USA

19901994

Award Date: 31 May 1994

Cancer cell biology, Postdoctoral fellowship

20002004

Fields of Science

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • cancer cell biology
  • 3111 Biomedicine
  • 3122 Cancers

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.