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Kim Kamdar

Partner, Domain Associates LLC

Kim Kamdar joined Domain Associates LLC in 2005 and became a partner in 2011. She has a background in small molecule drug discovery. She has been involved in therapeutic startups and has played an important role in identifying companies with promising molecular and companion diagnostics. She serves as an advisory board member of Eric Topol’s NIH-supported Clinical and Translational Science Award for Scripps Medicine. She’s also an advisory board member of Evolvence India Life Sciences Fund and a board member of the CONNECT Foundation.

ALMA MATER: Northwestern University, Emory University

BEST PART: Having the opportunity to work with passionate entrepreneurs.

NOTEWORTHY: She is the inventor on seven patents.