Navigation Links
Salk Institute Board of Trustees Elects Leaders in Venture Capital and Publishing to its Membership
Date:12/3/2009

LA JOLLA, Calif., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Trustees of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies unanimously voted to elect three new members during its Nov. 13 meeting in La Jolla.

Fred Dotzler is co-founder and Managing Director of De Novo Ventures in Palo Alto, Calif. De Novo is investing $650 million from three funds in early stage medical device and biotechnology companies. Dotzler founded Medicus Venture Partners in 1989. He has invested in four companies that achieved market values greater than $1 billion: San Diego-based Biosite (acquired by IMC), Inhale Therapeutic Systems, Omnicell, and Tularik Inc. (acquired by Amgen).

Prior to venture capital, Dotzler served in positions in marketing, finance, and operations for Searle, Millipore, Merrimack Laboratories, and IBM. Dotzler earned an MBA from the University of Chicago, a master's equivalent in Economics from the University of Louvain, Belgium, and a bachelor's degree in Engineering from Iowa State University, where he received a Professional Achievement Citation in Engineering in 2000.

The Salk Board of Trustees also elected literary agent Linda Chester. She begins her three-year term after having served as liaison to the Board for the Institute's International Council. Chester is founding president of the Linda Chester Literary Agency, which has bi-coastal offices (New York City and La Jolla, Calif.) and has represented many bestselling authors. Her agency represents a wide variety of adult literary and commercial fiction, as well as an array of non-fiction projects in areas that include science, business, finance, history, popular culture, spirituality, and biography.

Mary Jane Salk, who also comes from the publishing world, is replacing Chester as International Council liaison. She has served as editor of Magazine Management and editorial director of Transworld Feature Syndicate, an international magazine consortium. The widow of Dr. Lee Salk, brother to Dr. Jonas Salk, Salk is the author of five young adult books for Chelsea House Publishers, and was associate producer of the feature films Goodbye, New York and Forever Lulu.

Contact: Mauricio Minotta of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 858-453-4100 ext. 1371

SOURCE Salk Institute for Biological Studies


'/>"/>
SOURCE Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The Forsyth Institute receives the William J. Gies Award for outstanding achievement
2. New American Meditation Institute Study Reports Wide-Ranging Health Benefits from Meditation and Yoga
3. Anti-Aging Institute of California Offers New Natural Solution for Menopause Symptoms
4. 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Being Offered at Various Affiliated Campuses of the Institute of Women's Health of North America in Florida
5. University HealthSystem Consortium and ECRI Institute(R) to Provide Enhanced Health Technology Assessment Services
6. Organ Transplant Pioneers Celebrate Baylor Regional Transplant Institutes 25th Anniversary
7. Black AIDS Institute Announces 2010 Board Election Results
8. Atlanta Snoring Institute Uses Breakthrough Techniques to Treat Sinusitis and Sinus Pain
9. Cortiva Institute To Host Workshop, Hands-On Opportunity for Prospective Students
10. Population Health Impact Institute Launches Healthcare Transparency Accreditation Program(TM)
11. The Institute of Women's Health of North America Increases its Outreach by Offering Free and Confidential HIV Testing in Florida
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... "Pro3rd Accents Volume 2 is a ... versatile lower third titles with just a few clicks of the mouse," said Christina ... 30 lower third animations. Choose from various styles with accented animations, rigid boxes, simplistic ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... needy individuals and families from eight different sites throughout Miami-Dade and Broward counties. ... 1,000 volunteers worked very hard on Thanksgiving morning by putting together individual meals ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... Pass, OR (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 ... ... Wein, Medical Technologist/Clinical Laboratory Scientist & Author of Type 2 Diabetes: The Owner’s ... host of The Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, Global Climate Change and ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... ... 30, 2016 , ... The Fertility Centers of New ... Cigna Infertility Center of Excellence. The Cigna Center of Excellence recognizes participating infertility ... to be designated a Cigna Infertility Center of Excellence," said Fertility Centers of ...
(Date:11/30/2016)... , ... November 30, 2016 , ... "I hate when ... arm while brushing my teeth," said an inventor from Bridgewater, N.J. "I thought that ... develop this handy device." , He developed the patent-pending DEFLECTOR to prevent saliva and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2016 Orthopedic Implants (Including Spinal Implants, ... to Gain a Significant Market Share Owing to a Large ... ... According to a new report by Persistence ... Packaging: Clamshell Product Type Segment Projected to Witness a Significantly ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , Dec. 2, 2016   CytoSorbents Corporation ... commercializing its European Union approved CytoSorb ® cytokine ... surgery patients worldwide, announced that Dr. Phillip Chan ... 9th Annual LD Micro Main Event investor conference ... at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... On Thursday, the NASDAQ Composite ended the trading ... edged 0.36% higher, to finish at 19,191.93; and the S&P ... as six out of nine sectors ended the day in ... Services equities: Myriad Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN ), ... Inc. (NASDAQ: INCR ), and La Quinta Holdings ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: