Andreas Kogelnik, MD, PhD is founder and Director of OMI and a practicing physician. Prior to OMI, Dr. Kogelnik founded two companies and a non-profit organization. Having received his MD from Emory University, a PhD in Bioengineering from Georgia Tech, and completing his medical residency and fellowship at Stanford, he has been centrally involved in the information and genomic revolutions in medicine. He has served as an advisor/consultant to many Silicon Valley biotech and IT organizations including Epocrates, Counsyl, the Fogarty Institute for Innovation, and the El Camino Hospital Genomic Medicine Institute.
David Kaufman, MD is Medical Director of the Open Medicine Clinic and a Principal Investigator at OMI. Besides being an outstanding clinician, David brings over 35 years of experience in healthcare administration, management, and research. His clinical experience spans Internal Medicine, HIV, Lyme Disease, and chronic illness.
Mark Haugstad is OpenMedNet Product Manager. Having managed engineering for BeWell – the Stanford University wellness program and previously at Sun Microsystems and SAP, Mark brings a wealth of health related user experience and engineering to the OpenMedNet team.
Rani Agrawal is Director of Research Laboratory at OMI. A Stanford University Medical Center veteran, Rani has managed major molecular, genomic, and physiologic laboratories at Stanford and elsewhere for over 15 years. She brings extensive management and scientific skills to the team.
Jennifer Larson is Director of Partnering and Communications. She joined OMI from DermTech, where she led Business Development. Prior, she was vice president of the Health Care practice at Porter Novelli London leading public relations for companies including Novartis, Pfizer and the UK National Blood Service. Earlier she was at Novartis managing the corporate culture integration and local media relations for the Ciba-Sandoz merger. She joined from Chiron. Jennifer is a partner at Labfive, a life sciences consultancy. She received her BA from UC Berkeley and did graduate studies in molecular biology at UC Berkeley and Sydney University.