Founder in My Own Med
Vicki Seyfert-Margolis founded My Own Med in January 2013, based on over two years of work on a database, web and mobile application platform technology for family based co-management of health.
Previously, Dr.Seyfert-Margolis was the Senior Advisor for Science Innovation and Policy in the Office of the commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration. Prior to the FDA, she served as Chief Scientific Officer at the Immune Tolerance Network (ITN), a non-profit consortium of researchers seeking new treatments for diseases of the immune system.
At ITN, Dr. Seyfert-Margolis oversaw the development of over 20 leading edge assay development and centralized laboratory facilities, bringing them to GLP and CLIA compliance. She designed and implemented biomarker discovery studies for over 25 Phase II clinical trials across a broad array of immunologically mediated diseases including autoimmune disorders, allergy, and solid organ transplantation. Prior to this, she served as Director of the Office of Innovative Scientific Research Technologies at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious.