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Elizabeth (Joy) Akins Rivers, PhD, CCRA

Rivers, Joy Akins

Study Manager, DOCS CPC
Agent Representing Roche Diagnostics
Research Triangle Park, NC



Clinical Trials Research, Level 1 Certificate, 2011
Durham Technical Community College, Durham, NC

Ph.D., Molecular Medicine and Translational Science Graduate Program, Aug 2009
Wake Forest University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

BS (Microbiology and Cell Science) 2003, University of Florida.

Research Interests:

In Vitro Diagnostics

Honors and Awards:

Honorable Mention, Ford Fellowship


Akins EJ and Dubey P. Noninvasive Imaging of Cell-mediated Therapy for the Treatment of Cancer. J Nucl Med. 2008 Jun;49 Suppl 2:180S-95S.

Jones HC, Chen, GF, Yehia BR, Carter BJ, Akins EJ, Wolpin LC. Single and multiple congenic strains for hydrocephalus in the H-Tx rat. Mamm Genome. 2005 Apr;16(4):251-61.

For a listing of additional publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine 


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