University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center: Molecular Genetic Technology, B.S.

Rice University: Systems, Synthetic, and Physical Biology

ASCP Board of Certification in Molecular Biology


Andrew Frink currently serves as a Regulatory Affairs Consultant at Proxima Clinical Research, Inc. Proxima is a contract research organization focused on assisting emerging pharmaceutical and medical device companies in clinical product development.

Andrew works with numerous software, medical device, and pharmaceutical companies on regulatory strategy and regulatory body submissions. Prior to working in regulatory affairs, he helped develop quality management systems for a drug distributor. He is certified in Molecular Biology Diagnostic testing and has worked in both clinical and academic settings.

Positions and Honors:

Proxima Clinical Research, Inc., Houston, Texas
Regulatory Affairs Manager
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Regulatory Affairs Associate

Integrated Quality Solutions, Honolulu, Hawaii
Database Management Consultant

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
Graduate Research Assistant

University of Texas at M.D. Anderson, Houston, Texas
Research Appointment

Contributions to Science:

Mr. Frink has played an important role in the development of the following medical products:

  1. Medical Device- Assay for Cancer prognosis (Melanoma)
  2. Medical Device/Software- Radiography AI image processing algorithm (x2)
  3. Biologic- Oncolytic Virus
  4. Combination Drug/Device- Cancer therapeutic
  5. Combination Drug/Device- Cancer diagnostic
  6. Medical Device- Device to aid Fetoscopic Surgeries (pediatric)
  7. Medical Device- Infectious Disease Diagnostic Device (x2)
  8. Medical Device- Software for Sepsis Risk Assessment
  9. Medical Device for Gas Collection
  10. Medical Device- Urine Flow Measurement (pediatric)
  11. Medical Device- Neuromodulation (x2)
  12. Medical Device- Noise reduction for neonates (pediatric)
  13. Medical Device- Software for Atrial Fibrillation Detection (x2)
  14. Medical Device/Software- Cancer prognosis (Breast)
  15. Medical Device- Vascular patch
  16. Medical Device- Vascular patch
  17. Medical Device- Neonatal Incubator (pediatric)
  18. Medical Device- Assay for Cancer prognosis (Esophageal)
  19. Medical Device- Assay for diagnosis of necrotizing enterocolitis (pediatric)
  20. Combination Drug/Device- Nasal steroid therapeutic delivery device
  21. Medical Device/Software- ADHD diagnostic  
  22. Medical Device/Software- ADHD therapeutic  
  23. Medical Device- Assay for diagnosis of PTSD
  24. Medical Device/Software- Depression therapeutic device
  25. Medical Device- Cooling Device for Stroke
  26. Medical Device- Assay for diagnosis of COVID-19 (x3)
  27. Medical Device/Software- Autism Spectrum Disorder therapeutic device

Additional Information:

As part of an undergraduate research project, Mr. Frink constructed a Synthetic Gene Circuit to control the rate of mutation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Member Alpha Eta Honor Society

OriginallY From:
Dallas, Texas
Fun Fact:
Andrew once played in a marching band in the Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
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