Maryam Parviz, Co-Founder & CEO, SDIP Innovations
Dr Maryam Parviz is the co-founder and CEO at “SDIP Innovations” with more than 12 years’ experience in the Biomaterial field. She received BSc and MSc degree in Biomedical Engineering from Tehran Polytechnic. Maryam received her PhD on implantable electrodes from the University of New South Wales in Australia sponsored by one of the most prestigious Australian scholarships, UIPA. She has been trained on commercialisation of medical devices and worked with medical device startups on research translation before founding SDIP in 2018. Since then Maryam has contributed in securing angel and grant investments, development of new JAZBI`s formula and designs, the establishment of the company QA system and the formation of the expert team on the business and clinical sides who can take JAZBI products to surgeon`s hand. In 2019, Maryam and her co-founder were awarded $1M (AUD) by NSW Health- QB3/UCSF Rosenman to operate SDIP Innovations from San Francisco with the vision of providing improved patient outcomes globally and reserving the hospital capacities for emergencies and essential operations.