Team

  • Josh Makower

    Josh Makower
    Director, Co-Founder
    Board Member

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  • Paul Yock

    Paul Yock
    Founder, Director Emeritus
    Board Member

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  • Lyn Denend

    Lyn Denend
    Director, Academic Programs

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  • Thomas Krummel

    Thomas Krummel
    Senior Advisor

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  • Gordon Saul

    Gordon Saul
    Executive Director

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  • Carolyn Heller

    Carolyn Heller
    Director, Finance and Administration

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  • Awo Addo

    Awo Addo
    Director, Marketing and Communications

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  • Tamu Green

    Tamu Green
    Director, Health Equity and Inclusive Design

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  • Emmett Cunningham

    Emmett Cunningham
    Advisor, Biotechnology

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  • Mollie Tiernan

    Mollie Tiernan
    Policy and Program Coordinator

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  • Ritu Kamal

    Ritu Kamal
    Director, Global Programs

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  • Ryan Pierce

    Ryan Pierce
    Co-Instructor, Medical Device Innovation Course

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  • Lauren Brown

    Lauren Brown
    Translational Programs Coordinator

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  • Parashar Patel

    Parashar Patel
    Advisor, Policy Program

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  • Susie Spielman

    Susie Spielman
    Senior Manager, Curriculum and Assessment

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  • Eric Chehab

    Eric Chehab
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Oliver Aalami

    Oliver Aalami
    Director, Digital Health

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  • Michael Ackermann

    Michael Ackermann
    Director, Biotechnology

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  • Dan Azagury

    Dan Azagury
    Director, Innovation Fellowship

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  • Farzad Azimpour

    Farzad Azimpour
    Associate Director, Lead for Design

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  • Annie Brantigan

    Annie Brantigan
    Mentor, Informatics and Digital Health

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  • Rush Bartlett

    Rush Bartlett
    Associate Director, Corporate Innovation and Education

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  • Zach Edmonds

    Zach Edmonds
    Associate Director, Clinical and Community Engagement

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  • Antje Kirschner

    Antje Kirschner
    Academic Programs Administrator
    Chief of Staff, Impact1

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  • Kate Garrett

    Kate Garrett
    Assistant Director, Innovation Fellowship

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  • Janene Fuerch

    Janene Fuerch
    Assistant Director, Innovation Fellowship
    Co-Director, Impact1

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  • Joseph Mandato

    Joseph Mandato
    Co-Instructor, Medical Device Innovation Course

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  • Jan Pietzsch

    Jan Pietzsch
    Director, Health Economics and Value

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  • Fred St. Goar

    Fred St. Goar
    Clinical Innovation Mentor

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  • Victor McCray

    Victor McCray
    Assistant Director, Innovation Fellowship

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  • Maria Sainz

    Maria Sainz
    Innovation Team Mentor

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  • Robson Capasso

    Robson Capasso
    Advisor, Global Biodesign

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  • Richard Popp

    Richard Popp
    Director, Ethics & Policy

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  • Joe Towles

    Joseph Towles
    Advisor, Undergraduate Programs

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  • Sandra Waugh Ruggles

    Sandra Waugh Ruggles
    Director, Policy Research

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  • Ryan Van Wert

    Ryan Van Wert
    Associate Director, Digital Health

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  • Ross Venook

    Ross Venook
    Associate Director, Engineering

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  • David Hao

    David Hao
    Global Faculty Clinical Mentor

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  • Jay Watkins

    Jay Watkins
    Lecturer, Senior Advisor

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  • Marta Zanchi

    Marta Zanchi
    Advisor, Digital Health

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  • Hanson Gifford

    Hanson Gifford
    Senior Innovation Team Mentor

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  • Beverly Huss

    Beverly Huss
    Innovation Team Mentor

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  • Shashank Ravi

    Shashank Ravi
    Global Faculty Clinical Mentor

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  • Douglas Rait

    Douglas Rait
    Director, Team Learning and Design

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  • Rajiv Doshi

    Rajiv Doshi
    Director, India Program

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  • Fumiaki Ikeno

    Fumiaki Ikeno
    Program Director (US), Japan Biodesign

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  • Venita Chandra

    Venita Chandra
    Advisor, Surgery

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  • James Wall

    James Wall
    Advisor

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  • Paul Wang

    Paul Wang
    Senior Faculty Liaison

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  • Krista Donaldson

    Krista Donaldson
    Director, Innovation to Impact

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  • Uday Kumar

    Uday Kumar
    Senior Advisor

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  • Anurag Mairal

    Anurag Mairal
    Director, Global Outreach Programs

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  • Meghan Stawitcke

    Meghan Stawitcke
    Fellowships Manager

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  • Richard Fan

    Richard Fan
    Instructor, Undergraduate Programs

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  • Tina Seelig

    Tina Seelig
    Advisor

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  • Christopher Shen

    Christopher Shen
    Director, Global Strategic initiatives

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  • Mark Blumenkranz

    Mark Blumenkranz
    Advisor, Ophthalmology

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  • David Camarillo

    David Camarillo
    Advisor, Bioengineering

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  • Jennifer Cochran

    Jennifer Cochran
    Advisor, Bioengineering

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  • Scott Delp

    Scott Delp
    Advisor, Bioengineering

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  • Michael McConnell

    Michael McConnell
    Advisor, Cardiovascular Medicine

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  • Adrienne Hallett

    Adrienne Hallett
    Director, Political Affairs

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  • Matthew Callaghan

    Matthew Callaghan
    Co-Instructor, Biodesign Fundamentals Course

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  • Linda Lucian

    Linda Lucian
    Senior Manager, Translational Programs

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  • Michele Barry

    Michele Barry
    Faculty Advisor, Global Health

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  • John Linehan

    John Linehan
    Advisor, Bioengineering

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  • Bronwyn Harris

    Bronwyn Harris
    Instructor, Executive Education

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  • Kate Rosenbluth

    Kate Rosenbluth
    Instructor, Informatics and Digital Health

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  • Ravi Pamnani

    Ravi Pamnani
    Assistant Director, Global Faculty Training

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  • Amanda White

    Amanda White
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Jeremy Koehler

    Jeremy Koehler
    Engineering Coach, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Shriram Raghunathan

    Shriram Raghunathan
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Ashley Waring

    Ashley Waring
    Engineering Coach, Faculty Fellowship

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  • John Paderi

    John Paderi
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Eric Kramer

    Eric Kramer
    Assistant Director, Engineering

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  • Brandon Felkins

    Brandon Felkins
    Assistant Director, BFx Innovation Accelerator Program

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  • Michelle deHaaff

    Michelle de Haaff
    Assistant Director, Digital Health, Co-Instructor, Biodesign for Societal Health Course

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  • Bob Rebitzer.

    Bob Rebitzer
    Senior Advisor, Digital Health

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  • Veronique Peiffer

    Veronique Peiffer
    Assistant Director, Health Economics and Value

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  • Pablo Pantaleoni

    Pablo Pantaleoni
    Lead, Biodesign NEXT

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  • Deborah Kilpatrick

    Deborah Kilpatrick
    Innovation Team Mentor

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  • Kevin Schulman

    Kevin Schulman
    Senior Advisor, Policy Program

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  • Jill Hannemann

    Jill Hannemann
    Chief of Staff

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  • Swaril Mathur

    Swaril Mathur
    Global Faculty Mentor

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  • Ingrid Ellerbe

    Ingrid Ellerbe
    Executive Director, Diversity by Doing HealthTech (DxD)
    Board Member

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  • Juliana Perl

    Juliana Perl
    Pediatrics and Health Technology Researcher, Assistant Director, Impact1

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  • Cece Torres

    Cece Torres
    Faculty Coordinator

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  • Brook Byers

    Brook Byers
    Board Member

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  • Asha Nayak

    Asha Nayak
    Board Member

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  • Lisa Earnhardt

    Lisa Earnhardt
    Board Member

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  • Todd Brinton

    Todd Brinton
    Senior Advisor 
    Board Member

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  • Peng Yuan

    Peng Yuan
    Senior Financial Analyst

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  • Pedram Afshar

    Pedram Afshar
    Co-Instructor, Biodesign for Societal Health Course

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  • Evan Anderson

    Evan Anderson
    Instructor, Undergraduate Programs

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  • Kunj Sheth

    Kunj Sheth
    Assistant Director, Faculty Fellowship
    Co-Director, Impact1

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  • Andy McGibbon

    Andy McGibbon
    Instructor, Executive Education

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  • Beverly Tang

    Beverly Tang
    Instructor, Executive Education

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  • Paul Schmiedmayer

    Paul Schmiedmayer
    Assistant Director, Digital Health

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  • Narges Baniasadi

    Narges Baniasadi
    Director, Emergence, Co-Instructor, Biodesign for Societal Health Course

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  • Justin Huelman

    Justin Huelman
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Vishnu Ravi

    Vishnu Ravi
    Lead Architect, Building for Digital Health

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  • Kevin Bui

    Kevin Bui
    Mentor, Undergraduate Programs

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  • David Hindin

    David Hindin
    Assistant Director, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Stella Safo

    Stella Safo
    Director, Health Equity Health Policy

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  • Meghana Nerurkar

    Meghana Nerurkar
    Assistant Manager, Courses and Global Programs

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  • Carla Pugh

    Carla Pugh
    Advisor, Surgery

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  • Orestis Vardoulis

    Orestis Vardoulis
    Project Coach, Biodesign Innovation Course

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  • Ashley Seehusen

    Ashley Seehusen
    Assistant Director, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Piper Su

    Piper Su
    Director, Healthcare Finance and Payment

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  • Deja Hill

    Deja Hill
    Events Specialist

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  • Eb Bright

    Eb Bright
    Director, Intellectual Property

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  • Vrad Levering

    Vrad Levering
    Engineering Coach, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Alexandra Knauer

    Alexandra Knauer
    Engineering Coach, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Jay Khosla

    Jay Khosla
    Director, Federal Policy and Politics

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  • Ben Berkowitz

    Ben Berkowitz
    Engineering Coach, Faculty Fellowship

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  • Nancy Isaac

    Nancy Isaac
    Director, Regulatory Policy

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  • David Milestone

    David Milestone
    Senior Advisor, Global Health Innovation

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  • Daniela Rodríguez Martínez

    Daniela Rodríguez Martínez
    Assistant Manager Communications

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