Blessing selected as Caldera Medical Entrepreneur Fellow

Congratulations to Blessing Akobundu on being selected as a Celdara Medical Entrepreneur Fellow! Blessing is a 5th year Ph.D student and previous IMSD student working at the Tapinos Lab of Epigenetics and Plasticity. 

Celdara Medical, LLC announced the selection of five outstanding researchers as the recipients of the 2021 Celdara Medical High-Potential Entrepreneurs’ Fellowships (CHEF). The program provides a part-time, year-long experiential learning opportunity at Celdara to senior graduate students and post-doctoral researchers. Fellows receive an opportunity to hone their executive skills with operating experience in an entrepreneurial biotech company.

Since Celdara Medical’s founding, over 50 interns and fellows have gained experience in early-stage drug development through CHEF and predecessor programs. Alums have attained leadership positions across the biotech industry, as scientists, entrepreneurs, academicians, investors, consultants, and more. 

To see the full article announcement, please visit the Celdara Medical website.