Advanced Neural Dynamics, Inc.


Douglas E. Brenneman, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Scientific Officer.

Dr. Brenneman has over 27 years of research experience that includes being Section Chief within the intramural research program at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health and Senior Research Fellow at Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development.

With over 170 scientific publications and 15 issued patents, Dr. Brenneman has the demonstrated scientific experience to drive an innovative program of drug discovery focused on diseases of the central nervous system.

His previous achievements include the advancement of four compounds to clinical trials. Dr. Brenneman has been active on editorial boards of scientific journals and has had leadership roles in organizing international scientific conferences.

Kathleen Czupich, M.B.A., Chief Financial Officer.

Ms. Czupich has over 20 years of experience in business development. Prior to joining Advanced Neural Dynamics, Ms. Czupich was the Chief Financial Officer of the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center, Institute for Hepatitis and Virus Research and the Hepatitis B Foundation and was the point of contact for all NIH grants and other government funding totaling more than $5 million.

Ms. Czupich holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University and an M.B.A. from Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA. She was the founding administrator for the Institute for Hepatitis and Virus Research and the Pennsylvania Biotech Center and was integral in all aspects of the establishment, funding and growth of those organizations.

Ms Czupich managed the financial and administrative aspects of a $7.9 million grant to construct the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center and the resulting building project totaling more that $14 million.