Jon Geske

Director
Vice President, Innovation
BioMedica Diagnostics Inc.

Dr. Geske brings 25 years of laboratory experience to BioMedica. In his current role, he leads the company’s R&D efforts and guides growth and strategy with the company’s leadership team.

Prior to his work at BioMedica, Dr. Geske was Director of Scientific Affairs at Precision BioLogic where he led company business development efforts with pharmaceutical partners as well as leading the company’s Custom Solutions unit. Previous to that, he was R&D Director at a US company where he led the development and FDA clearance of medical diagnostic kits. He was also author and principle investigator of a small business grant to develop immunoassays for the rapid detection of Ebola virus.

Dr. Geske received his doctorate degree from the University of Colorado in Experimental Pathology and his bachelor’s degree in Genetics from the University of California. His society memberships include the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and the International Society of Investigative Pathology, and he has authored over 20 scientific publications. He currently serves on the Board of Directors at BioNova, an organization that leads and supports the life sciences industry in Nova Scotia.