Rare diseases don't get walk-a-thons.
They get us.


Plavi Mittal

Plavi Mittal

Founder & CEO

Former CEO of the Jain Foundation, Dr. Mittal has devoted her career to supporting rare disease communities.





Nilah Ioannidis

Nilah Ioannidis

Founder

Develops methods for clinical interpretation of personal genomes. Postdoctoral Fellow in Genetics & Biomedical Data Science at Stanford SoM.





Nicole Bowman

Nicole Bowman

Founder

Develops research programs with an 'omics perspective. Earned an MS in neuroscience from University of Pennsylvania PSoM.





Helga Marin Gestsdottir

Helga Marin Gestsdottir

General Counsel

Advises company policy. Helga Marin has a Master of Laws degree in Intellectual Property Law and Policy from the University of Washington.





Madhuri Hegde

Madhuri Hegde

Scientific Advisor

CSO and VP of Lab Services for PerkinElmer Genetics; Board Member for the ACMG





Lorraine Boss

Lorraine Boss

Legal Advisor

Attorney with Brosnan & Hegler, LLP in Garden City, New York





Nitin Mittal

Nitin Mittal

Executive Advisor

Co-founder of ConceptualEyes; extensice experience as a senior executive for global health, development, and education





Rangan Sukumar

Rangan Sukumar

Scientific Advisor

Co-founder of ConceptualEyes; Senior Analytics Architect at Cray Inc.





Bryan Barber

Bryan Barber

Executive Advisor

President and co-founder of ADVANTIS Global Inc; co-founder of Myonexus Therapeutics; founder and president of LGMD2D Foundation





Chamindra Konersman

Chamindra Konersman

Medical Advisor

Neurologist at Rady Children’s Hospital and Associate Professor of Neurosciences at US San Diego





Matthew Wicklund

Matthew Wicklund

Medical Advisor

Physician; Professor and Director of the Clinical Neuromuscular Pathology Program at the University of Colorado School of Medicine





Anshul Kundaje

Anshul Kundaje

Scientific Advisor

Assistant Professor of Genetics and Computer Science at Stanford University; Recipient of the 2016 NIH Director’s New Innovator Award





Matthew Harms

Matthew Harms

Medical Advisor

Physician and Assistant Professor at Columbia University; Researcher at the Institute for Genomic Medicine





Alice Whittemore

Alice Whittemore

Scientific Advisor

Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology) and of Biomedical Data Science, Emerita at Stanford University





Manuel Rivas

Manuel Rivas

Scientific Advisor

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Data Science at Stanford University; Research Affiliate of the Broad Institute





Monkol Lek

Monkol Lek

Scientific Advisor

Assistant Professor of Genetics at Yale University School of Medicine





Patricia Weltin

Patricia Weltin

Advocacy Advisor

Founder and CEO of Beyond the Diagnosis; Founder and CEO of Rare Disease United Foundation





Nupur Garg

Nupur Garg

Scientific Advisor

Scientific consultant; previous Director of Research for the Jain Foundation and Program Director for the Lymphatic Malformation Institute





Jenny Mathew

Jenny Mathew

Marketing Advisor

Marketing Program Manager for Allytics; Marketing Consultant for In-Depth Genomics




Special thanks to all not (yet!) part of the team

Your knowledge, expertise, advice, and encouragement are helping us shape our program and navigate the many challenges along this journey. As we find our feet, your faith in our vision keeps us moving in the right direction. We are privileged to have your support - Plavi

Josh Thayer
Miriam Chilton
Emma Every
Nathan Every
Nishka Mittal
Hillarie Windish
John Wilbanks
Craig Stewart
Sarah Shira
Yann Mazabraud
Claudia Mitchell
Lynsey Elve
UW’s Montlake Consulting Group
Ephrem Chin
Doug Albrecht
Isabella Parsons
Margaret Anderson
Niranjan Bose
Susan Betcher
Plavi’s Family
Alpna Seth
Adrien Guerard
Nila Gurusinghe
Laura Rufibach
Keith Alkek
Susan Sparks
Anne Cavassa
Nicholas Evans
Laurie Long

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