I'm a professor emeritus of otolaryngology, dentistry, and engineering at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical campus and President and CEO of the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs at www.sopenet.org . I am also a Professor in the Colorado School of Public Health. I have created several other medical device companies. My primary research centers around biomedical and health innovation and entrepreneurship and life science technology commercialization.
I consult for and speak to companies, governments, colleges and universities around the world who need my expertise and contacts in the areas of bio entrepreneurship, bioscience, healthcare, healthcare IT, medical tourism -- nationally and internationally, new product development, product design, and financing new ventures.
I am a former Harvard-Macy fellow and In 2010, I completed a Fulbright at Kings Business, the commercialization office of technology transfer at Kings College in London. Publications this year include several articles in the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology and co-editor of a bioscience business casebook, "Building the Case for Biotechnology." "Optical Detection of Cancer", and " The Life Science Innovation Roadmap"
I am honored to be named by Modern Healthcare as one of the 50 Most Influential Physician Executives of 2011 and nominated in 2012 and Best Doctors 201