Senior Director of Education Programs
Human Resources Partner
Tiffany is responsible for assisting with hiring practices, compensation, management relations, employee conduct and behavior, and strategic planning.
System Support Specialist
Micah is the point of contact for IT related needs for the NextGen building.
Charlene Emerson, PhD
Scientific Editor and Writing Consultant
Charlene is responsible for providing writing support for grant proposals from NextGen investigators. Her services include providing line-by-line review of proposal documents to provide suggestions to improve clarity and enhance persuasive impact. She also provides consultation in early stages of grant development to develop the narrative to manage scope, focus aims, and best appeal to reviewers.
John Grinstead, PhD
Scientific Engagement Director and Senior Key Expert in MR Ultrahigh-Field Imaging, Siemens Healthineers
Adjunct Research Professor of Radiology, School of Medicine
Dr. Grinstead is a magnetic resonance (MR) physicist for Siemens Healthineers, based at the NextGen Precision Health building. His primary area of research is the development of 7 Tesla (7T) MR applications.
Senior Research Specialist
Jan is responsible for the management of the Research Animal Cath Lab and all other animal imaging equipment in NextGen Precision Health. She is also the schedule coordinator for Cath Lab procedures and animal imaging equipment. She will conduct new user training to provide investigator support.
Lei Jiang, PhD
Research Scientist in Ultra High Field MRI, Siemens Healthineers
Adjunct MRI Physicist of Radiology, School of Medicine
Dr. Jiang is an MR research scientist for Siemens Healthineers, based at the NextGen Precision Health building. His primary area of research is the development of 7 Tesla (7T) MR applications.
Business Administration Manager
Cecilia is responsible for the financial and procurement process for all NextGen personnel, provides guidance and assistance with expense reports, vouchers, Show-Me Shop and non-catalog requisitions, and prepares budget reports and analyses. She also oversees grant and sponsored programs activity.
Maureen is responsible for assisting patients, scheduling/managing meetings, managing incoming/outgoing mail and packages, and providing support to the building at large.
Senior Executive Assistant
Alyssa is responsible for supporting the leadership of the NextGen Precision Health Initiative. Additionally, Alyssa will assist in development and planning of NextGen programming and staff events.
Theresa is responsible for management of the physical infrastructure of the NextGen building.
Director of NextGen Communications
Grant Proposal Manager
Holly is responsible for submitting grant proposals on behalf of NextGen.