Jeffrey Parvin, MD, PhD
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies, Co-Director- Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
Dr. Parvin received his B.S. from Haverford College, his Ph.D. and M.D. from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, and his Postdoc from MIT. Before joining the Ohio State University in May of 2007, he was an Assistant and Associate Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School, and a Research Pathologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
Michael Freitas, PhD
Co-Director- Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
Amber Robinson, MS
Director, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program
Amber’s responsibilities include overseeing the annual budget, day-to-day operations, managing/monitoring HR appointments and funded projects, and serving as a resource for and collaborating with 150+ trainees, 300+ faculty members across Wexner Medical Center, the OSU Health Sciences, and Nationwide Children's Hospital, as well as 300+ alumni.
Prior to joining the BSGP, Amber served as the Program Manager for the College of Medicine’s Office of Postdoctoral Research and Discovery PREP. In Amber’s position, she managed, developed, and implemented the long-term strategic program initiatives, objectives and operational plans for the postdoctoral office and the Discovery Prep Post-Baccalaureate Program. She has higher education experience working in a variety of positions including instructor, undergraduate advisor, graduate program coordinator, and communications and academic program manager. She is a knowledgeable higher education professional with key strengths in the areas of academic retention, advising, recruiting, workshop design, and program management. She earned her BA from Marietta College and her MS from North Carolina State University, both degrees are in communication studies.