A cell and gene therapy bioprocessing and translational research expert, Dr. Aldi has more than 10 years of expertise in R&D management.
As Research Coordinator at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, she led the development of In Vitro Medical Device (IVD) to diagnosis of autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus erythematosus.
As Assistant Professor at Karolinska Institutet, she coordinated International and Interdisciplinary Seventh Framework Programs (FP7, European Commission) focused on novel targets for cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Aldi received her PhD in Molecular Medicine and earned her Master’s Degree, BS in Cell and Molecular Biology from University of Siena, Siena, Italy.
After receiving her PhD, she was a research fellow at the Weill Cornell Medicine in New York, NY, USA where she led pharmacological studies for the role of immune cells in heart failure.