Dr. Magda Korecka, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Dr. Magdalena A. Korecka is a Senior Research Investigator at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She received her Ph.D. in analytical medicine from the Jagiellonian University School of Medicine, Krakow, Poland on separation and quantification of transcobalamins in human plasma. Dr. Korecka has joined the Biomarker Research Laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania in 1996 to study pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of immunosuppressants and anti-cancer drugs in biological fluids by liquid chromatography with mass spectrometric detection. Her current research involves identification of biological markers for early detection and progression of Alzheimer’s disease by LC-MS-MS. Dr. Korecka is an expert in mass spectrometry, in particular, the development of mass spectrometric methods and their validation. She is an author of more than 35 articles and books chapters.