Rodney S. Markin
Rodney S. Markin serves as an Associate Vice Chancellor for business development, Chief Technology Officer at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and a Professor of Pathology and Microbiology: a Distinguished Professor of pathology and microbiology and Courtesy Professor of surgery with David T. Purtilo. He received his B.S. degree in chemistry, minor in mathematics and physics, from Nebraska Wesleyan University (1977) and his Ph.D. degree in biochemistry from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (1980). He earned his M.D. degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (Omaha, 1983) and completed his residency in pathology and laboratory medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (1986). He was board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, and his professional and academic research interests have focused on solid organ transplantation, informatics, and clinical laboratory automation, which include but are not limited to, robotics, information systems, medical utilization management, and outcomes optimization. Dr. Markin founded LAB-InterLink, a technology transfer company of the University of Nebraska Medical Center that provided products for hospital-based laboratory automation systems. He also developed an automated microbiology platform for U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (Award no. W81XWH-04-1-0910). He has 16 patents, more than 300 publications, and published nearly 200 abstracts and chapters in books. He serves as a Reviewer for a variety of journals and on the editorial boards of six journals.
Biography Updated on 20 March 2012