The keynotes by Geraldine Hamilton focus on innovations in medical technology and medical testing. She has a PhD in cell biology and toxicology and her career spans academia and research as well as Pharmaceutical business and biotech start-ups. She was a founding scientist, the Vice President of Scientific Operations and Director of Cell Products at CellzDirect, a start-up company. As part of her work, Hamilton successfully conceptualized and commercialized technology from academic research to supply the pharmaceutical industry with various cell products and services for safety assessment and medical studies.
The keynotes by Geraldine Hamilton focus on the need to improve current methods of medical testing. Her current research interests and prior experience include organs on-a-chip and various form of drug research and research into how the human body is affected by different drugs and chemicals.