About me

Hi there! My name is Fabricio F. Costa and i am a researcher and serial entrepreneur native from Brazil living in the United States trying to positively affect the lives of 7 billion+ people in the planet through Technology, Innovation and Research.

More about me: I hold a Ph.D. from the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (LICR) and University of Sao Paulo (USP) in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Post-Doctoral Degrees at Harvard and Northwestern Universities, an MBA in Healthcare and Entrepreneurship at the StartUp Health Academy and a Leading Innovation Certificate at Stanford University. I have published more than seventy peer-reviewed articles, served as a reviewer for different scientific journals and evaluated projects from research funding agencies worldwide. In addition,  I work as a Consultant and Board Member for Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Companies and Start Ups in the Technology Sector.

As an Entrepreneur, I founded one consultancy company and co-founded two big data analytics companies in the life sciences, healthcare and biotechnology sectors. In one of these big data analytics companies I was the CEO, then CSO (Chief Scientific Officer) raising Seed, Angel and Round A VC Money. I was also selected to represent and present this company at the White House to the United States President and Congress Members in 2014. This company was sold in 2016.

Using this blog i will write about science, technology, entrepreneurship and their impact in society and in my day-to-day life as a researcher and entrepreneur in Brazil and the United States. If you have questions and/or want to connect send me an e-mail at fcosta@genomicenterprise.com or fcosta@genomeconnect.com, via my twitter account at @ffalconi or via my personal LinkedIn.

Disclaimer: The opinions in all blog articles are my own.