Graciana Diez-Roux | Chief Scientific Officer
Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine

Graciana Diez-Roux, Chief Scientific Officer, Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine

Graciana Diez-Roux, Ph.D., is Chief Scientific Officer at the Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine. She oversees and directs TIGEM’s Scientific Office. Dr Diez-Roux graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina with a degree in Biology. She then moved to USA and obtained her Ph.D. from New York University in 1998. After receiving her Ph.D., she was awarded an EMBO long-term post-doctoral fellowship to work in the Department of Molecular Biology and Pathology at the Università degli Studi di Napoli. Dr. Diez-Roux joined TIGEM in 2001, first as a group leader, and since 2003, she has been Chief Scientific Officer for the Institute's Scientific Office. She manages a large portfolio of research grants, analyzes the funding landscape to strategically identify grant opportunities, works with scientists to create multiple strategic initiatives, actively participates in grant proposal writing, manages  industrial alliances and acts as TIGEM liaison for science funding agencies. In addition, Dr. Diez-Roux is involved in numerous aspects of TIGEM’s scientific management and is Dean of TIGEM’s graduate program.


Conference Day 1: Thursday 16th May 2019 @ 15:45

Case study: TIGEM’s gene therapy projects

last published: 25/Mar/19 17:15 GMT

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