EdJen Biotech, Chief Scientific Officer and Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board
Gregory A. Poland, M.D., is a world-renowned physician-scientist* who currently serves as founding director of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group (VRG) — a state-of-the-art research group and laboratory that seeks to understand genetic drivers of viral vaccine response and the application of systems biology approaches to the generation of immunity to develop novel vaccines against emerging pathogens critical to public health.

The Poland lab developed the field of viral vaccine immunogenetics, the immune response network theory, the field of vaccinomics and adversomics, as well as mass spectrometry-based identification and utilization of peptide-based vaccine candidates.

Dr. Poland has been awarded over $200 million in competitive extramural research funding.

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