Jordan Kreidberg, MD, PhD
Dr. Kreidberg received his MD and PhD from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency and at Boston Children's Hospital and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Whitehead Institute.
Dr. Kreidberg is Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Faculty Director of the Children's Office of Fellowship Training; and Director of Development and Stem Cell Research, Division of Nephrology, Boston Children's Hospital. He is a principal member of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute.
Jordan Kreidberg's principal research focuses on the understanding of the genetic mechanisms of organogenesis, with a focus on the urogenital system. The long term goal of this research is to devise stem cell-based regenerative therapies for kidney disease.
Dr. Kreidberg founded and serves as Faculty Director of the Office of Fellowship Training (OFT) at Boston Children's Hospital, which assists fellows to access resources through career development seminars and social functions and by identifying opportunities. As Faculty Director of the OFT, Dr. Kreidberg leads seminars in successful fellowships, basic science job search, basic research funding, and basic research publishing, makes recommendations on policy change for postdocs, and serves as mentor to Children's 450 postdoctoral research fellows.
Lu-Ann Pozzi, PhD
Lu-Ann brings a rich history of experience to this position, both from her own experience as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard Medical School and through her extensive involvement and leadership of the Postdoctoral Association at Harvard Medical School.