Our Leadership Team:

Directors

David A. Vorp

Associate Dean for Research, Swanson School of Engineering, William Kepler Whiteford Professor, Professor of Bioengineering, Cardiothoracic Surgery, and Surgery

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Alan D. Hirschman

Executive Director, CMI, Professor of Bioengineering

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Kilichan Gurleyik

Associate Director, Educational Programs, CMI, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Tracy Cui

Associate Director, Research Programs, CMI, Associate Professor and Bicentennial Alumni Faculty Fellow

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

John F. Patzer II

Associate Director, Engineering Program, CMI, Associate Professor of Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering and Surgery , Artificial Liver & Education in Medical Device Design

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Paul J. Petrovich

Associate Director, Technology Protection and Assessment, CMI, Assistant Director, Technology Commercialization

Innovation Institute, University of Pittsburgh

Tatum V. Tarin

Associate Director, Clinical Affairs, CMI, Assistant Professor of Urology

School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

Donald P. Taylor

Associate Director, Entrepreneurship, CMI, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Christopher M. Ubinger

Associate Director, Industry Relations, CMI, Associate Director, Corporate Relations

University of Pittsburgh

Janice L. Panza

Associate Director, Technology Licensing Manager at the Innovation Institute, University of Pittsburgh

Rakie Cham

Member- Board of Directors, Associate Professor in the Department of Bioengineering

Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

Jonathan P. Vande Geest

Member- Board of Directors, Professor in the Department of Bioengineering

Soft Tissue Biomechanics Laboratory (STBL), Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh