Dr. Edward Lin, Founder and PresidentDr. Lin is a Yale-trained board certified anesthesiologist, biomedical scientist and inventor, Ed is a proactive positive thinker and polymath who applies creativity and perseverance to attain uncommon results. He is a creative inventor who has won national recognition for his innovations and has fought for and won patent awards before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board in the US and overseas. Ed was Chairman of Anesthesiology at an Ohio hospital and Associate Professor of anesthesiology at Ohio U. He was also trained in internal and emergency medicine and was Henry Woodburn Fellow at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, the highest honor bestowed by SUNY at Buffalo Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. He holds multiple patents in diverse fields and has successfully commercialized some of his inventions, including a medical device.
Margaret Wong, BSME, ASQ, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance
Ms. Wong is an ASQ Certified Quality Auditor and Engineer with over 20 years’ management and leadership experience in quality assurance and operational excellence for early startups and up to $12B companies, securing critical global quality certifications and engineering significant turnarounds in record time. Extensive regulatory experience in diverse advanced devices.
Jason Mastropietro, MSCS, MSEE, Co-Director of Engineering and Development
Mr. Mastropietro has over 15 years’ of senior and principal embedded systems engineering experience with industry leaders including Baxter Healthcare and Invacare. He holds dual Master’s degrees with a 4.0 GPA from the Johns Hopkins University.
Wen Raiti, Director of Finance
Wen has more than 10 years’ experience in Accounting, Taxation and Finance. She holds a M.S. in Accounting and Taxation and was Associate VP and Corporate Tax Manager, at EverBank, with $16B in assets under management. Her responsibilities include tax provision corporate tax compliance, IRS & State audits, and strategic tax planning. Previously, she was a tax professional within the National Tax Compliance Group at Ernst & Young in Pittsburgh.
David Armstrong, DPM, MD, PhD
A Professor of Surgery at the University of Southern California and founder and co-Director of the Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA), Dr. Armstrong has produced more than 460 peer-reviewed research papers in dozens of scholarly medical journals as well as over 80 book chapters. He is co-Editor of the American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) Clinical Care of the Diabetic Foot, now in its third edition.
Among Dr. Armstrong’s many other accolades include selection as one of the first six International Wound Care Ambassadors, recipient of the inaugural Georgetown Distinguished Award for Diabetic Limb Salvage, and youngest-ever member elected into the Podiatric Medicine Hall of Fame and youngest-ever recipient of the ADA’s Roger Pecoraro Award, the highest award given in the field.
H. Peter Lorenz, MD
Dr. Lorenz is Professor of Plastic & Reconstructive surgery, Stanford University Medical Center; Chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Stanford Medical Center; Director of NIH-funded Hagey Laboratory for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine; author of numerous research publications. Dr. Lorenz was a founder of Stem Source, Inc., which is now part of the public company, Cytori Therapeutics. He is a nationally recognized authority on wound care and is a member of Bio-X, Stanford’s pioneering interdisciplinary biosciences institute
Xueji Zhang, PhD, EMBADr. Zhang is National Chair Professor (an honorary title accorded by China only to the top 1000 most-distinguished scientists in the world) and world expert on superoxide sensors. He is an inventor of devices related to nitric oxide and other superoxides and is Founder and Director of the Institute of Biomedicine and Bioengineering, University of Science and Technology, Beijing. He is the Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Biomedical Sciences, and Editor, Nature Oncology Review, China Edition.
Joseph Hage, MBA
Mr. Hage is the Founder and CEO of Medical MarComm, a medical industry consultancy. A former executive of Cardiac Science, Joe heads the Medical Device Group, the world’s largest organization for medical device professionals on LinkedIn, with over 340,000 members. Joe is well versed in issues affecting the medical device industry and possesses a wealth of executive marketing experience in both medical devices and consumer industries.