Meet The Team

Board Of Directors

Sundeep Agrawal, MD

Board Director

Reena Kartha, M.S., Ph.D.

Director of Research Programs

Harsha K. Rajasimha

Harsha K. Rajasimha, M.S., Ph.D.

Founder and Chairman of the Board

Narayanan Govindarajan

Narayanan Govindarajan, MS

Treasurer and Board Director

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Charles Andres, PhD, RAC

Board Director

Frank J. Sasinowski

Frank J. Sasinowski, MS, MPH, JD

Secretary and Board Director

Anish Bhatnagar, M.D.

Board Director

Our Advisory Board Members

Mr. Jeff Anders

US Policy Advocacy & Corporate Alliance

Dr. Bhaskar Sonowal M.B.B.S, MBA

India Policy Advocacy & Corporate Alliance

Akkaraju Sarma, MD, Ph.D., FAAFP

Ellis Island Medal of Honor 2016 Recipient, Pennsylvania Resident

Ravi Mistry, M.S, MBA

Leader, Entrepreneur, Angel investor, Educator, San Francisco Bay Area

Preveen Ramamoorthy, PhD

Executive Director, IAVI, New York, NY

Rajesh Gooty

President, Lead America Inc., Washington DC

Stephen Groft, Pharm.D.

Board Director, ICORD,
Retired Director, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Staff and Volunteers

Nisha Venugopal

Nisha Venugopal, M.S., PhD

Consultant Program Manager and Research Scientist

Ramya Tejasimha Karur

Consultant Project Associate

Krteyu Ramanathan

Krteyu Ramanathan

Youth Ambassador Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, South Carolina Area

Shashi Nadig

Shashi Nadig

Director of Community Engagement, Greenville, SC

Srinivas Seshadri

Srinivas Seshadri

Director of Roar4Rare, SF Bay area

Rekha Narayan

Rekha Narayan

Director of Roar4Rare, SF Bay area

Ram Balasubramaniam

Ram Balasubramaniam

System Administrator at Infor
Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, South Carolina Area

Arockia Jayaraj

Arockia Jayaraj, PhD

Post Doctoral Research Scholar Dallas area

Siddhee Sahasrabudhe

Siddhee Sahasrabudhe

PhD student in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology at University of Minnesota

Dr. Gitismita Naik

Dr. Gitismita Naik, MD

Epidemiology Scientist

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Dr. Seema Balasubramaniam

ECFMG Certified Doctor Wesley Chapel, Florida

Aditi Gupta

Aditi Gupta PhD

Research Scientist, Human Genetics
Boston, MA

Vanessa Puopolo

Director of Corporate Alliance and Community Engagement Metropolitan Fresno

Ms. Sapna David

Rising Junior Public Health Science University of Maryland

Mr. Srikar. R

BS Neuroscience University of California

Ms. Preeti Krishnaraj

Pursuing Ph.D. Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research

Ms. Neeraja

Pursuing Junior year at Gurgaon, New Delhi, India

Krishna Ramaswamy

Volunteering citizen scientist