John Puskas, PH.D. // Senior Science Advisor
A veteran bench scientist well versed in the study of immunology and molecular biology, John is responsible for translating complex health and science information for lay audiences.
From cancer research to emerging vaccines and new drug design, John is able to analyze scientific abstracts and other clinical data to develop resources that empower patients and their caregivers to understand how the latest research advances may impact care and treatment options.
John remains on staff as a research scientist at Moffitt Cancer Center and generously provides his translational expertise to Madeira Public Relations during his off hours.
Over the course of his notable career, he has served other highly respected institutions including Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Johnson & Johnson, Kodak and the University of Rochester. Before pursuing his scientific career, John worked as a copywriter and continues to pursue his passion for creative writing by authoring works of fiction.
John and his wife are proud parents of two basset hounds and enjoy hiking and traveling.