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Suzana Petanceska (National Institute on Aging)

Suzana Petanceska is Director of the Office for Strategic Development and Partnerships in the Division of Neuroscience at the National Institute on Aging (NIA).  During her tenure at the NIA, she developed a number of research portfolios and innovative programs in basic and translational research for Alzheimer’s disease.  Since 2012, her program development efforts have focused on developing systems biology and systems pharmacology capabilities for AD research and drug development within an open-science framework.  She is the program director for the Accelerating Medicines Partnership for Alzheimer's Disease (AMP-AD) Target Discovery program and several AMP-AD affiliated, open-science consortia.