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CREDENTIALING OPORTUNITIES
2219
STUDENTS BACE CERTIFIED
943
WORKFORCE TRAINING PARTICIPANTS
9600
TRILLION E.COLI CELLS GROWN

Who We Are

Biotility at University of Florida is committed to providing high-quality education and training to facilitate the professional growth of each participant. Our short-courses are attended by professionals and students preparing to enter industry careers, as well as researchers, all of whom seek to expand and deepen their knowledge in technical and regulatory details unique to biotechnology industries and translational research.

What We Do

Launched in 2006 to prepare emerging workforce talent and advance incumbent employees for success in the bioscience industry, Biotility functions at the intersection of academia and industry.  Proximal to the cluster of biotechnology companies in the Gainesville/Alachua area, Biotility partners with industry leaders to identify current training requirements, and participate in course development.

Meet Our Team

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Lisa Mrozinske

Credentialing Exam Specialist
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Houda D. Pruitt, Ph.D.

Senior Training Specialist
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Robin Hull-Kress

Financial Analyst
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Julian Gutierrez

Lab Assistant
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Harry W. Rambo

Industry Training Specialist
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Taylor Bollenberg

Publicity & Marketing Coordinator
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Stephanie DeMarco

Educational Support Specialist
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Candyce Hudson

Administrative Specialist

Affiliated Instructors

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Nikail Collins

Scientist & Freelance Writer
Travis Arola

Travis Arola

Risk Manager, Ology Bioservices
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David Bess

Advanced Systems Engineering, Inc.
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Wayner Williams

President, Medical Device & Pharmaceutical Consulting
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Tammy J. Culp

Project Manager, RTI Surgical

Advisory Board

Dr. Justin Bickford
Scientific Director
ELISA Technologies
Florida

 

Tom Fraites
Senior Director, Product Development
Yukon Medical, LLC
North Carolina

 

Dr. Philip Gibson
Director, Georgia BioScience Training Center
QuickStart
Georgia

 

Maria Thacker Goethe
Vice President, Operations
Georgia Bio
Georgia

 

Dr. Harald Messer
Scientist, Preclinical & Clinical Assays, R&D
AGTC
Florida

 

Dr. Eric Neeley
Director, Clinical Operations
PCM Trials
Colorado

 

Brian Romot
Product Development Engineer
Axogen, Inc.
Florida

Dr. Patrick Sanou
Associate Director, Engineering
Merck & Co.
Pennsylvania

 

Caitlyn Seidl
Director, Clinical Affairs
K2M, Inc.
Virginia

 

Dr. Darby Thomas
Vice President, Preclinical Development
StrideBio, Inc.
North Carolina

 

Angie Trujillo
Senior Product Manager
ACell, Inc.
Maryland

 

Lijun Wang
Director, Process Development & Manufacturing
Encoded Therapeutics, Inc.
California

 

Ezequiel Zylberberg
Manager, Strategic Alliances
Akron Biotech
Florida

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