Nadine B.

Afari, MS

Program Associate, Research & Education

Children's Hospital of Orange County & UC Irvine

Nadine is passionate about connecting ideas, experiences,clinicians, engineers and technology to impact how we experience healthcare.She is driven by the desire to translate basic research into newdiagnostic and therapeutic technologies that directly impact people’slives, move basic science discoveries more quickly and efficiently intopractice and address barriers that can curb productivity and the swifttranslation of research into new pediatric healthcare advances. She is anexpert in strategic relationship building, partnership and stakeholder mappingand can identify individuals, organizations, and/or groups that share visionsand goals and can strengthen initiatives. Since 2013, Nadine B. Afari,MS has served as Program Associate, Research & Education of The WestCoast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP).