About GeneYouIn and the Pillcheck Service
GeneYouIn, the developer of PillcheckTM, brings precision medicine to health plans and individuals globally. Pillcheck is a genomics-guided medication management service that helps individuals feel better, sooner on the right medication. Pillcheck’s proprietary platform is preferred by leading Canadian insurers. It supports healthcare providers and individuals while reducing exposure to unnecessary costs for payers. GeneYouIn follows best practices around genetic non-discrimination legislation and health data privacy laws.
VERONIKA LITINSKI – CEO
RUSLAN DORFMAN, PH.D., MBA – FOUNDER, CSO
BOYKO KABAKCHIEV, PH.D. – CTO
LOU CARSLEY – CHIEF CUSTOMER OFFICER
LIZ GARMAN, MBA – CUSTOMER SOLUTIONS MANAGER
GIL McGOWAN – BUSINESS AND SALES STRATEGY
GOURI MUKERJEE, Ph.D. – SCIENCE OFFICER
MICHELINE PIQUETTE-MILLER, Ph.D. — PROFESSOR, LESLIE DAN FACULTY OF PHARMACY, UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
JOHN PAPASTERGIOU – COMMUNITY PHARMACY OWNER AND ADJUNCT ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AT THE SCHOOL OF PHARMACY, UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO AND THE LESLIE DAN FACULTY OF PHARMACY, UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO
John Papastergiou is the owner and operator of three Shoppers Drug Mart locations in downtown Toronto and is an adjunct assistant professor at the School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo as well as at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto. In 2014 he was appointed to the Ontario Pharmacist Research Collaboration (OPEN) and in 2017 collaborated with GeneYouIn on a published study involving pharmacogenetics in community pharmacy using Pillcheck. He has implemented one of the first frontline community pharmacist-directed pharmacogenomics clinics in Canada. His work in this area won first prize at the 76th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
In 2014, he received the OPA Mentorship Award and was named CPhA Canadian Pharmacist of the Year. In 2016, he was the recipient of the OPA Voice of the Profession Award and was awarded the Pharmacy Practice Commitment to Care Award for Overall Patient Care. In 2019, John was named by the International Forum on Advancement in Healthcare as a top 100 healthcare leaders globally. He was also presented with the OPA Award for Excellence in Research and Academia.