Veronika Litinski, MSc, MBA
Veronika is a company builder, digital health technology innovator and financier. Her expertise in launching innovative medical sector products, building teams and developing winning commercial alliances underpin the growth trajectory at Pillcheck. Veronika piloted the launch and development of Cogniciti (cogniciti.com). Cogniciti’s digital health product suite helps millions of adults with memory concerns get earlier assessment, diagnosis and treatment. She was Practice Lead for Health during the initial growth years at MaRS Discovery District (marsdd.com). Veronika managed international Venture Finance Partnerships at GATX Capital in San Francisco (NYSE: GMT) and worked in cancer research at Lawrence Livermore Laboratory in Berkeley.
Ruslan Dorfman, PhD, MBA
Ruslan is a trailblazer in personalized medicine, a molecular geneticist and a technology builder. Inspired by direct interactions with Cystic Fibrosis families from all over the world, Ruslan co-founded Pillcheck (formerly GeneYouIn Inc) to facilitate access to advanced genetics for the general public. He managed large-scale R&D programs at Sick Kids Hospital, Toronto and advised Bridgepoint and Mt. Sinai hospitals on implementing personalized medicine programs. Ruslan has published sixty peer-reviewed papers on the genetics of Cystic Fibrosis and Pain.
Boyko Kabakchiev, PhD
Boyko has evolved his career in software platform development from a background in mathematics and biology. He holds a doctoral degree in human genetics and bioinformatics. At Pillcheck, Boyko ensures regulatory framework compliance and hazard mitigation by design and develops smart business analytics using machine learning. He is dedicated to implementing a continuous rapid product improvement program to enable accurate personalized medicine. His goal is to deliver best science for best health outcomes. For years his work has focused on applying cutting-edge algorithms to better understand the genetic causes of complex disorders of the immune system. Boyko has published over 20 peer-reviewed papers on how analytical methods improve diagnosis and prognosis for patients.
Michael has been GeneYouIn’s IT and Information Security strategic advisor from the start. He established a secure privacy-by-design system architecture for the Pillcheck service and has kept us up to date with the leading edge in the ever-evolving world of IT security and compliance. Michael manages compliance, enterprise procurement and cybersecurity. He oversees building a critical technology solutions infrastructure to drive operational advancement as the company transitions from a clinical research and development company to a large-scale commercial organization in a capital-efficient manner.
Liz Garman, MBA
Liz brings a focus on customer success as well as organizational and project management skills to the Pillcheck team. She is responsible for delivering quality solutions in various domains, including customer user experience, communications, and account management. Before joining Pillcheck, Liz spent more than nine years in planning & logistics projects and operations at Intel. She is excited to be part of a team developing and delivering leading-edge personalized medicine for individuals and the healthcare space.
Lou’s background spans consumer marketing, business development, and channel management in the corporate wellness and consumer product areas. As Chief Customer Officer of Pillcheck, he focuses on the development and growth of the Pillcheck platform, including marketing strategy, customer experience, and communications. Lou was Chief Marketing and Operating Officer of Newtopia, a company that delivers personalized wellness programs to at-risk employees and prior, he was GM of Nutrisystem Canada.