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The UCSF Medical Center is one of the best in the country, yet not well-known for health technology innovation.

The health technology needs of the growing and aging world population require all hands on deck.

UCSF and UC Berkeley have a large pool of highly-skilled clinicians and engineers.

The UCSF talent pool is an untapped resource for creating new medical products.

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Founding Team


 
Ioana Aanei, PhD   Founder, Program Manager   Entrepreneurship Program QB3 Startup in a Box UC Berkeley PhD

Ioana Aanei, PhD

Founder, Program Manager

Entrepreneurship Program
QB3 Startup in a Box
UC Berkeley PhD

Andy Doraiswamy, PhD   Founder, Co-Director   Healthcare Innovator Entrepreneur & Board Director 15+ years in advancing medicine

Andy Doraiswamy, PhD

Founder, Co-Director

Healthcare Innovator
Entrepreneur & Board Director
15+ years in advancing medicine

Steve Hetts, MD   Founder, Co-Director   Innovator/Surgeon Chief of Neuroradiology UCSF

Steve Hetts, MD

Founder, Co-Director

Innovator/Surgeon
Chief of Neuroradiology
UCSF

Grace O’Connell, PhD   Founder, Co-Director   UC Berkeley professor Engineering/Biomechanics 15+ years in engineering

Grace O’Connell, PhD

Founder, Co-Director

UC Berkeley professor
Engineering/Biomechanics
15+ years in engineering

Christine Winoto   Founder, Executive Director   Director, Rosenman Institute Founding Partner, MTVP Deputy Director, QB3

Christine Winoto

Founder, Executive Director

Director, Rosenman Institute
Founding Partner, MTVP
Deputy Director, QB3

 

Advisory Board


 
Tejal Desai, PhD    UCSF Professor Chair, Bioengineering

Tejal Desai, PhD

UCSF Professor
Chair, Bioengineering

Adam Elsesser    CEO, Penumbra

Adam Elsesser

CEO, Penumbra

Amy Herr, PhD    Professor, UC Berkeley Bioengineering Serial Entrepreneur

Amy Herr, PhD

Professor, UC Berkeley
Bioengineering
Serial Entrepreneur

Fred Khosravi    Chairman & CEO, Imperative Care Managing Director, Incept LLC

Fred Khosravi

Chairman & CEO, Imperative Care
Managing Director, Incept LLC

Tom Loarie    CEO, Bryologix

Tom Loarie

CEO, Bryologix

 
 
Dan Lowenstein, MD    Executive Vice-Chancellor & Provost Professor, UCSF Neurology, Epilepsy

Dan Lowenstein, MD

Executive Vice-Chancellor & Provost
Professor, UCSF
Neurology, Epilepsy

Jon Root    General Partner, USVP

Jon Root

General Partner, USVP

Renee Ryan    VP Investments, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation

Renee Ryan

VP Investments, Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation

Paul Yock, MD    Stanford Professor Founder & Director, Stanford Biodesign

Paul Yock, MD

Stanford Professor
Founder & Director, Stanford Biodesign