Come Hear NIAID Sr. Program Officer Dr. Mike Minnicozzi at the 18th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit

18th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit Where life science executives meet with directors of top funding programs & learn more about winning non-dilutive grants & contracts. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM PST. The Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel 609 Sutter Street San Francisco.

Join hundreds of life science industry leaders at
The 18th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit (NDFS)
and find out more about non-dilutive funding for your R&D,
including funding opportunities through
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID).

Participation is FREE, registration required, space limited.
Wednesday, January 11, 2023.

Please note that due to exceptionally high registration, we have changed venue to the Marines’ Memorial Club and Hotel.

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Meet Dr. Mike Minnicozzi, Senior Program Officer, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Transplantation (DAIT), NIAID, NIH

Dr. Mike Minnicozzi is a senior Program Officer for the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), NIH. In his current position, Mike works in the Division of Allergy, Immunology and Transplantation (DAIT) where he administers and oversees a research portfolio of grants, cooperative awards and contracts, on topics such as Allergy, Asthma, Atopic Dermatitis and Sepsis. In addition to his oversight of the typical award mechanisms associated with the NIH e.g., RO1s, Mike represents the DAIT as the primary contact point for all the division’s interests Small Business applicants, including clinical trial proposals.

Prior to working for the NIAID, Mike worked at the Schering Plough Research Institute as a Senior Principal Scientist, where his projects included; small animal model development for allergic and non-allergic airway inflammatory diseases, the use of these animal models for the identification of novel inhibitory compounds of disease progression (e.g., anti-IL5, PDE4, anti-VCAM, inhaled steroids), in vitro antibiotic drug screening, novel immuno-assay development, in vitro analysis of lipid metabolism, development of biomarkers for use in monitoring disease progression, in-licensing candidate evaluations and as a project manager for drug development.

Dr. Minnicozzi holds a Ph.D. in medical physiology from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey (formerly known as UMDNJ-School of Biomedical Sciences).

Michael Minnicozzi, Senior Program Officer, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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