Christina Kittipatarin, Ph.D.
Business Development, Life Sciences
Phone: (407) 882-0591
Christina Kittipatarin, Ph.D. currently manages Business Development for Life Sciences at UCF’s Office of Technology Transfer. Christina specializes in evaluating life sciences technologies for patentability, commercialization, and business development opportunities, and in developing early-stage life sciences ventures. She holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from UCF where she studied the cytokine, interleukin-7, for therapeutic development. Her interests include entrepreneurship, drug discovery, and emerging therapeutic technologies, particularly in the field of immunotherapy. Prior to joining UCF, Christina received a B.S. in Biology and a B.A. in English from Emory University.