Technical Advisory Group

General Advisory

Jim Adox

Managing Director, Venture Investors, Ann Arbor, MI


Ulysses Balis
Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Robert Bartlett
Professor Emeritus of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Josh Botkin
Lecturer and Entrepreneur in Residence, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Robert Gerstein
Partner, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun, Chicago, IL

William V. Giannobile
Najjar Endowed Professor of Dentistry and Biomedical Engineering; Director, Michigan Center for Oral Health Research; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Debbie Gipson
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Steve Goldner, JAD RAC
Principal Officer, Regulatory Affairs Associates, LLC, West Bloomfield, MI

Richard "Erik" Gordon
Clinical Assistant Professor, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Sami Hamadé
Partner, Aberdare, San Francisco, CA

Adrienne Harris
Co-Founder and Director of Product Development, Tangent Medical Technologies, Inc., Ann Arbor, MI

Sunil Kapila
Robert W. Browne Endowed Professor and Chair, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Andrew Kilbride
Foster Bridge Ventures

Thomas Kinnear
Professor of Business Administration and Marketing, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Lisa Kurek
Managing Partner, Biotechnology Business Consultants, Ann Arbor, MI

Paul McCreadie
Managing Director, Arboretum Ventures, Ann Arbor, MI

Scott Merz
President, MC3, Ann Arbor, MI

Khalil Najafi
Department Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Erika Newman
Assistant Professor , Edith Briskin Emerging Scholar, University of Michigan , Ann Arbor, MI

Jim O'Connell
Associate Director, New Business Formation, Office of Technology Transfer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Robin Rasor
Director of Licensing, Office of Technology Transfer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Larry Schmitt
Co-Founder, The Inovo Group LLC, Ann Arbor, MI

Tom Shanley
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Kathleen Sienko
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Marius A Tijunelis, MD.

Daniel Teitelbaum
Professor of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Domain Specific


Ron Chervin
Michael S. Aldrich Collegiate Professor of Sleep Medicine, Professor of Neurology, and Director, Sleep Disorders Center.

Former MIC Fellows


Jeffrey Groom
Senior Engineer, Arsenal Medical, Watertown, MA

Sanjay Shah
Program Officer, Innovations for the Underserved Program - California HealthCare Foundation, Oakland, CA

Doug Mullen
MNIMBS Technology translation specialist

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