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Poorni Upadhya

Manager, Technology Commercialization, Office of Research Partnerships and Technology Transfer

Poorni Upadhya

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Office of Research Partnerships and Technology Transfer
Bldg. 477
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 344-4711
pupadhya@bnl.gov

Prior to joining Brookhaven Lab, Poorni directed research focused on investigating the mechanisms involved in the development of polycystic kidney disease and renal fibrosis, most recently as a senior scientist at Long-Island Jewish Medical Center, NY, and prior to that as a tenure track assistant professor at Vanderbilt University.  During her tenure as a scientist, she has been the recipient of several competitive NIH grants.  In addition, she has authored a book chapter and articles in significant peer-reviewed journals.  Poorni has also served as a reviewer for the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Education


Education

B.Sc., Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Bangalore University
M.Sc., Biochemistry, Bangalore University
Ph.D., Biochemistry, Indian Institute of Science
M.B.A., Finance, Stony Brook University

Poorni Upadhya

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Office of Research Partnerships and Technology Transfer
Bldg. 477
P.O. Box 5000
Upton, NY 11973-5000

(631) 344-4711
pupadhya@bnl.gov