Lea Beaulieu, PhD

Senior Research Scientist


Lea is currently a Senior Research Scientist at Platelet BioGenesis. Lea received her Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from the University of North Carolina. Prior to joining Platelet BioGenesis, Lea was as an Instructor at the University of Massachusetts Medical School where she studied platelet and megakaryocyte biology.

Brad Dykstra, PhD

Senior Research Scientist


Brad is a Senior Research Scientist at Platelet BioGenesis with over 15 years experience in the field of stem cell biology. Prior to joining Platelet BioGenesis, Brad completed his PhD studies at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada, a post-doctoral fellowship at the UMCG in Groningen, the Netherlands, and a senior research fellowship at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.

Jorge Valdez, PhD

Research Scientist


Jorge is currently a Research Scientist at Platelet BioGenesis. Jorge received his Ph.D. in Biological Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Prior to joining Platelet BioGenesis, Jorge worked on engineering 3D cellular microenvironments to study cell-cell communication networks in diverse biological contexts.

Christian Peters, PhD

Senior Research Scientist


Christian is currently a Senior Research Scientist at Platelet BioGenesis. Christian received his Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Toledo. Prior to joining Platelet BioGenesis, Christian was a Scientist at Harvard Medical School studying platelet granule sorting and Cerulean Pharma where he worked on target validation and anticancer drug development.