The individuals that make up the Texas Medical Center (TMC) Innovation Institute Advisor Network are an integral piece in the success of the overall program by providing strategic and tactical guidance to our innovation community. This network includes opportunities to interact with digital health and medical device startup companies, biodesign fellows and strategic partners.  Advisors represent various fields and provide a range of expertise from entrepreneurship, investor, clinical, technical, legal guidance and more.

 

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Faisal Aboul-Enein

Faisal H Aboul-Enein, Dr.PH

Senior Vice President for Board Development, Research and Strategic Initiatives

Healthcare Innovation Institute Inc.

Rakesh Agrawal

Rakesh Agrawal

Founder and CEO

Snapstream Media

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Shawn Adibi, D.D.S., M.Ed

Associate Professor

UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston

Sanya Chowlera Aliota

Sanya Chowlera Aliota

Founder

Marketize Consulting

Carmella TMCx

Carmelina Allis

Attorney

The Allis Law Firm, PLLC

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Steven Allis

Senior Intellectual Property Counsel

New Ventures at LinaNova, PLC

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Mark Anderson

CEO

AC Group Inc.

Balasubramaniam, Swarna

Swarna Balasubramaniam, M.D.

Founder

Sugar Land Colon Rectal Clinic

Rush Bartlett

Rush Bartlett

Entrepreneur

Pavan-Bathla

Pavan Bathla

Community and Partner Success Manager - Americas

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Phil Beckett, Ph.D.

Chief Expansion Technology Officer

Healthcare Access San Antonio

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J. Michael Bennett, M.D.

Regional Medical Director

Roy Bentley

Roy Bentley

Health Care and Payer Strategist

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

David Berger

David Berger, M.D.

Chief Operating Officer

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

Ravat Bhutani

Ravat Bhutani

Management Consultant

Market Edge

Justin Bird

Justin Bird, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Oncology & Spine Surgery

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Natasha Bond

Natasha Bond

General Manager

Vention Medical + Design & Development

Jason Bryan

Jason Bryan

Shareholder

Polsinelli PC

Ken Bueche

Ken Bueche

Vice President of Operations

Saranas

Tara Burt

Tara Burt

Clinical Program Manager

Medtronic

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Ruth L. Bush, M.D.

Deputy Director

Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety

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Terry Buske

Managing Director

himagine Solutions

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Timothy E. Butts Sr.

Principal

TEB1 & Associates LLC

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Rory Carrillo

Medical Device Design and Development

Consultant

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Denise Castillo-Rhodes

EVP & CFO

Texas Medical Center

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Amanda Chadee, Ph.D.

Grants Management Specialist

HireTech

Greg Chang

Greg Chang

Co-Founder & CEO

forMD, Inc.

Danielle Supkis Cheek

Danielle Supkis Cheek

President

D. Supkis Cheek, PLLC

Leo Chen

Leo Chen

Founder and Principal

Shifter Design

Matthew Cherian

Matthew Cherian

Senior Relationship Manager

Bank of America-Merrill Lynch

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Duane Choate

Healthcare Consultant

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Ray Choi, M.D.

Partner

The Valley Fund

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Shawn Cloonan

COO, EVP

Texas Medical Center

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William Cohn, M.D.

Vice President

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies

Kevin Coker

Kevin Coker

Entrepreneur

Bruce Copeland

Bruce Copeland

Director of Business Development

Cardinal Health Regulatory Sciences

Stuart Corr

Stuart Corr, Ph.D.

Director of Technology Development

Baylor College of Medicine

Marc Croijmans

Marc Croijmans

Director of Business Development

City of Maastricht

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Casey Cunningham, M.D.

Chief Scientific Officer

Santé Ventures

Steven Curley

Steven Curley, M.D.

Chief of Surgical Oncology

Baylor College of Medicine

Dean Cvetkovic

Dean Cvetkovic, Ph.D.

Senior Lecturer

RMIT University

Dana Deardorff

Dana Deardorff, Ph.D.

Senior Director of New Ventures

Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Boston

Arjun Desai

Arjun “JJ” Desai, M.D.

Chief Operating Officer

JLABS and the Center for Device Innovation

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Thomas DeSouza

Managing Director

Allegory Venture Partners

Ashvin Dewan

Ashvin K. Dewan, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Umber Dickerson

Umber Dickerson

Director of Clinical Business Operations

Texas Children's Hospital

Jean Bernard Durand

Jean-Bernard Durand, M.D.

Medical Director, Cardiomyopathy Services

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Cindy Farach-Carson

Cindy Farach-Carson, Ph.D.

Director of Clinical and Translational Research

UTHealth School of Dentistry

Emma Fauss

Emma Fauss, Ph.D.

CEO and Co-founder

Medical Informatics

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Stephen Ford

President

OMEDtech

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Wayne Franklin, M.D.

Founder and Director

Texas Adult Congenital Heart Program

Blair Garrou

Blair Garrou

Co-founder and Managing Director

Mercury Fund

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Arthur “Tim” Garson Jr., M.D., Ph.D.

Director of Health Policy Institute

Texas Medical Center

Beena George

Beena George, Ph.D.

Dean, Cameron School of Business

University of St. Thomas

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Sukanti Ghosh

Managing Director, India Operations

APCO Worldwide

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Gerhard Golden

Global Marketing Director

St. Jude Medical

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Michael Gonzalez, M.D.

Associate Medical Director

City of Houston Fire Department/EMS Division

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Daniel Gottschalk

Co-founder and President

Genova Health

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Erik Halvorsen, Ph.D.

Director of TMC Innovation Institute

Texas Medical Center

Tony Hamilton

Toby R. Hamilton, M.D.

Executive Director and Founder

Healthcare Innovators Professional Society

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Nick Hargaden

Director, eHealth Program Management

Bioclinica

Robert-Hausmann

Robert Hausmann, Ph.D.

Founder & Principal

Interaction Impact

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Robert Hemker

Chairman

Houston Angel Network

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Mason Hensley

Lead Engineer

IBM Watson Health

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Sean Hill

Associate

Vinson & Elkins LLP

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John Holcomb, M.D.

Professor of Surgery & Founder

UTHealth & Decisio Health

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Larry Hope

Associate Director

MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Thomas R. Hunt, III, M.D.

Professor of Orthopaedics, Surgery, and Space Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

James-Hury

James Hury

Director of Finance

Texas Children's Hospital

Medhavi Jogi

Medhavi Jogi, M.D.

Endocrinologist

Houston Thyroid and Endocrine Specialists

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Mark Judson

Principal

Judson Design

Ashish Kamat

Ashish Kamat, M.D.

Professor of Urologic Oncology

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Rebecca Kaul

Chief Innovation Officer

MD Anderson Cancer Center

David King

David King

Executive Director of the Global Innovation Institute

Hospital for Special Surgery

Allison Komiyama

Allison Komiyama, Ph.D.

Owner and Principal Consultant

AcKnowledge Regulatory Strategies

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Keith Kreuer

Principal

RedHouse Associates, LLC

Jeff Kuo

Jeffrey Kuo

Associate

Polsinelli PC

Larry Lawson

Larry Lawson

Chairman & CEO

HeartCor Solutions

Luke Lawson

Luke Lawson, Ph.D.

Founder and Principal Consultant

JLM Quality Solutions LLC

Jeff Layton

Jeff Layton

Entrepreneur

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Mathilde Leary

Senior Advisor

The Claro Group

Jin Lee

Jin Lee, Ph.D.

Co-founder and CEO

BabyNoggin

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Karen Lee

Innovation Partnerships Leader

Humana

Susan Lin

Susan Lin

VP of New Ventures and Business Development

LivaNova

Tom Luby

Tom Luby, Ph.D.

Head

JLABS @ TMC

Jim Machek

James Machek

Principal Consultant

Consulting LLC

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Deborah Mansfield

Director

Houston Technology Center

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Kala Marathi

Managing Director

University of Houston

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Timothy Marx

Partner and Managing Director

BCG

Omar Matuk

Omar Matuk-Villazon, M.D.

Associate Medical Director

Legacy Community Health

Kate McCabe

Kate McCabe

Associate

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

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Christopher McCord

Owner & Managing Director

Healthcare Growth Partners

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Ayse McCracken

Health Care Advisor

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William McKeon

President and CEO

Texas Medical Center

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Marissa Mery, M.D.

Critical Care Physician

Baylor College of Medicine

David Middleton-Pic-TMC

David Middleton

Senior Vice President of Sales

Seremedi

Vicki Miller

Vicki E. Miller, M.D.

Principal Investigator

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Brady Moffatt, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Texas Children's Hospital

Golnaz Moeini

Golnaz “Naz” Moeini

Regulatory and Medical Device Development Consultant

Mitchell Mom

Mitchell Mom

Principal

iSeed Ventures

Greg Montalbano

Gregory Montalbano

Principal

MIDI Medical Product Development

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Milton M. Morris, Ph.D.

President & CEO

NeuSpera Medical, Inc.

Michael Moreno

Michael Moreno, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Texas A&M University

Nadia Morris

Nadia Morris

Director

AT&T Foundry for Connected Health

Nick Mourlas

Nick Mourlas, Ph.D.

Senior Director of New Ventures

Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Neal Murthy

Neal Murthy

Chairman

Haven Holdings

Tom_Nelson

Tom Nelson

Founder

Miller, Egan, Molter & Nelson

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Pat O’ Donnell

CEO

Unabridged Technology LLC

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Elizabeth O’ Sullivan

Senior Lecturer

Rice University

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Robert Paiva

Manager & President

Lone Star Veterans Association & Norhill Gardner

Nicole Pardo

Nicole Pardo, M.D.

Chief Innovation Officer

remindtrac LLC

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Dan Parsley

Senior Vice President of Corporate Development

angelMD

Patel, Akash

Akash Patel, M.D.

Director of Brain Tumor Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

Kai Patel

Kal Patel, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine

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Piyush Patel

Founder & CEO

Accelerating Digital

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Sanju Patel

Lead Analyst

Memorial Hermann Health Systems

Ravi Pathak

Ravi Pathak, Ph.D.

Technical Director

Baylor College of Medicine

Mitali Paul

Mitali Paul

Vice President of Business Development

Wiederhold & Associates

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W. Frank Peacock, M.D.

Research Director

Baylor College of Medicine

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Zoran Perunovic, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Technical University of Denmark

Blake Petty

Blake Petty

Director

Mays Business School at Texas A&M University

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Eric Pilkington

Futurist and Growth Hacker

BCG Digital Ventures

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Sabrina Poulos

Partner

Wilson Sonsini Godrich & Rosati

Karthik Prasad

Karthik Prasad

Consultant

BCG

Richard Proscia

Richard Proscia

Corporate Development

AthenaHealth

Cynthia Rando

Cynthia Rando

Founder and CEO

Sophic Synergistics LLC

Dileep Rao

Dileep Rao

Partner

Rao DeBoer Osterrieder

Salman Raza

Salman Raza

Technical Manager

Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance

Medhi Razavi

Mehdi Razavi, M.D.

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Baylor College of Medicine

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John S. “JR” Reale Jr.

Co-founder and CEO

Station Houston Inc.

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James W. Repass

Global Head of Intellectual Property

Norton Rose Fulbright

Jonathan Rogg

Jonathan Rogg, M.D.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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Ilse Rew

COO

ClearModus

Kyle Rose

Kyle Rose

President

Rook Quality Systems

TIRR

Eric Richardson, Ph.D.

Director

Rice University

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Salim Saiyed, M.D.

Chief Medical Information Officer and Hospitalist

CaroMont Health

Chris Salthouse

Chris Salthouse, Ph.D.

Principal Member of the Technical Staff

Draper

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Grace Rodriguez

Co-Founder

Station Houston

Ruba Sarris

Ruba Sarris

Senior Program Manager

Medtronic

Rohan Satishkumar

Rohan Satishkumar

Core Team Leader, PreAnalytical Systems

Becton Dickinson

Chris Scotti

Chris Scotti

Director

Research Valley Innovation Center

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Jacob Setterbo, Ph.D.

Director of Grants

HIREtech

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Aashish Shah, M.D., J.D.

Chief Healthcare Value Officer

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Anup Shah

Anup Shah, M.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

Daniel Shoenthal

Dan Shoenthal

Executive Director of the Innovation Center

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Doug Simmons

Doug Simmons

Executive Director

KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America Inc.

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Jess Simpson

Process Consultant

Pensiamo

Jag Singh

Jag Singh

Managing Director

A.R.M. Consulting

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Paul Sirbaugh, M.D.

Head of Emergency Medicine

Texas Children's Hospital

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Nicholas Slamon, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Sidney Kimmel Medical Center

John-Slattery

John Slattery

Director of Research and Innovation

Aces Health

Emily Ferris Smith

Erin Ferris Smith

Associate Director of Government Affairs

Gilead Sciences

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Farzad Soleimani, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Baylor College of Medicine

Jean Hsu Sorenson

Jean Hsu Sorenson, M.D.

Consultant/Physician

S. Jordan Associates

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Jon Phillip Spiers, M.D., J.D.

Principal

Spiers Group

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Joseph Steele, M.D.

Division Head ad interim of Diagnostic Imaging

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Latha Subramanian

CEO

Avita Technologies

Chris-Swaim

Chris Swaim

Founder and Principal

Arsenal Products

Bruce-Swope

Bruce Swope

Vice President of Engineering

Sterling Medical Devices

Zaffer Syed

Zaffer Syed

President and CEO

Saranas

Ennio Tasciotti

Ennio Tasciotti, Ph.D.

Professor of Nanomedicine at the Institute of Academic Medicine

Houston Methodist

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Louise Teo, M.D.

Founder

The Medical Startup

Nicoletta Tessler

Nicoletta B. Tessler, Psy.D.

Regional Vice President of Behavioral Health Services

HCA East Florida Division

Jaye Thompson

Jaye Thompson, Ph.D.

President

Nine Spot Solutions

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Tim Tindle

EVP & CIO

Harris Health System

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Alice Turinas

Partner

Turinas & Bird LLC

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Hemant Vankawala, M.D.

Co-founder

Healthcare Innovators Professional Society

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Jean Van Soelen

CEO

saleSEER, Inc.

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Bryan Vartabedian, M.D.

Pediatric gastroenterologist

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands

Jennifer Vondran

Jennifer Vondran

Partner

Keystone Scientific Inc.

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Rohan Wagle, M.D.

Cardiologist

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic

Xia Wang

Xia Wang, Ph.D.

Assistant Laboratory Director

Baylor Genetics

Dan Watkins

Dan Watkins, Ph.D.

Managing Director & Partner

Mercury Fund

Jeffrey Weinberg

Jeffrey S. Weinberg, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Leslie Wise

Leslie Wise, J.D.

Principal

EvidenceMatters

Neil Wingkun

Neil Wingkun, M.D.

Emergency Physician

Houston Methodist Hospital

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Bandula Wijay, Ph.D.

CEO

LeoMed LLC

Aaron Woo

Aaron Woo

Partner

McCullough Sudan

Behrouz Zand

Behrouz Zand, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Gynecologic Oncology

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Jay Zeidman

Managing Partner

Resolute Venture Partners