|BS -||Brooklyn College CUNY, United States, 1978|
|PhD -||Princeton University, United States, 1983|
Dr. Frances Verter spent her first career as an astrophysicist, her second career as a computer programmer, and currently in her third incarnation she is the founder and CEO of Parent's Guide to Cord Blood Foundation. Together with Alexey Bersenev and Pedro Silva Couto, she launched CellTrials.org as a subsidiary of the Foundation in 2017. Frances is also active as an advisor or consultant on the fields of biobanking and regenerative medicine. When she is not sitting at a computer, her main activities are walking her dogs and doing yard work around her house.