Noriko Kusukawa, PhD

Vice President
Director, Innovation & Strategic Investments
Dr. Kusukawa is an adjunct associate professor of pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Her role at ARUP is to locate new technologies and organize collaborations with like-minded organizations with the goal of bringing those technologies into the clinical laboratory setting. In addition to laboratory experience, Dr. Kusukawa has more than 20 years of business-development experience. Prior to her position at ARUP, Dr. Kusukawa was a technical director of FMC Corporation, overseeing the Research and Development and Compliance and Quality Systems departments. Dr. Kusukawa received her PhD from Kyoto University in Japan.