Advisory Team

The independent Advisory Team is comprised of scientific experts in the focus areas of the aiForward program.

The members of the Advisory Team review the applications and evaluate the scientific validity of the project proposals. The Advisory Team also provides expert insights and guidance on research projects which are selected for the program.

Joseph Geradts, MD, MA

Dr. Geradts is a Clinical Professor and Director of the Multi-Scale Translational Research Core in City of Hope National Medical Center in Duarte, CA, United States. Dr. Geradts is a board-certified specialist in anatomical pathology and widely accomplished as a cancer researcher and clinician. Read More

Fredric Manfredsson PhD

Dr. Manfredsson is an associate professor in the Department of Neurobiology at Barrow Neurological Institute, United States. Dr. Manfredsson received his undergraduate training in microbiology and virology at Arizona State University and his PhD in Biomedical Sciences-Neuroscience from the University of Florida. Read More

Juha Kononen MD, PhD

Dr. Kononen is a board-certified oncologist, currently leading the Department of Oncology in Central Finland Central Hospital in Jyväskylä, Finland. Since 2019, he has also acted as head of personalized oncology in Docrates Cancer Center, Helsinki, Finland. Read More

aiForward is created by Aiforia, the developer of the state-of-the-art Aiforia platform and Aiforia® Create tool. Aiforia is a University of Helsinki spin-off founded in 2013.