VIC Tech is pleased to announce the addition of four new members to its Medical Advisory Board to help guide VIC with additional domain expertise across a variety of life science disciplines.
MAB members support VIC’s opportunity assessment team by reviewing new technologies that have the potential to be the basis for new companies that VIC may form. VIC creates and develops high-impact life science companies based on technologies exclusively licensed from top research institutions worldwide. The MAB also serves as an expert resource to guide these medical innovations to market. MAB members may, at times, take advisory roles with companies working within their field of expertise.
The MAB now comprises fourteen physicians from various healthcare networks chosen because of their medical expertise. New members include: Michael Gaspar, MD an orthopedic surgeon and the founder of M-Squared Healthcare Solutions, LLC, a boutique healthcare consulting company based in Washington, DC; Forrest Moore, MD a practicing general/trauma surgeon and surgical intensivist with specialization in robotic and minimally invasive surgery and caring for the critically ill and injured surgical patient; Rajiv Sharma, MD a world renowned board certified gastroenterologist, national speaker, writer, author, health media expert, media correspondent and entrepreneur; and Kate Tindall, MD who is dual board certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine and currently functions as the Medical Director at Austin Palliative Care.
Medical doctors with potential interest in joining VIC’s MAB can inquire here: VIC MAB Form
About VIC Technology Venture Development:
VIC's unique investment model sources innovation directly from universities across the nation, offering funding to form new start-up companies and advance these technologies. In addition to the initial capital, VIC provides its portfolio companies with business and scientific resources, including interim management, accounting, marketing, engineering support, and more.