Susan K. Keesee
R & S Biomedical Services Inc
Dr. Susan K. Keesee, Ph.D. serves as Chief Scientific officer and President of Scientific Development at Bio-Medical Services, Inc. Dr. Keesee joined Bio-Medical Services in November of 2002. She is an Executive of CytoCore, Inc. She has pioneered the development of several ground-breaking protein isolation, purification and characterization techniques. She joined Ampersand after her work as leader for the Cervical Cancer Project at Matritech, Inc. of Newton, Mass. At Matritech, she was involved in the research and development of a nuclear matrix protein for the identification of cervical cancer. She held positions at the University of Colorado Medical School, Denver and Tufts University Medical School in Boston. During the next 17 years, her career steadily advanced from Scientist to Vice President of Research and Development in the field of cancer diagnostics. She is the holder of 4 patents related to the discovery of nuclear matrix protein markers for the early detection of cancer or its precursors, and has authored numerous research articles. She completed her postdoctoral training at Tufts University Medical School in Boston, MA. Dr. Keesee received her Bachelor's, Master's and Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology from the University of Texas at Austin.
bioengineering and biomedical science