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Advisory Board

To help ensure that industry needs are satisfied through the proper training and education of Biomedical Engineering students, an annual meeting is held with the members of the idustrial advisory board.  The board is comprised of constituents from a variety of industry sectors and includes some RIT alumni as well. 

Members of the Industrial Advisory Board




Jonathan Bress, MD

Nephrologist Rochester Regional Health

Megan Chapman

Quality Engineer Therakos
Jaimie Cole Vice President of Global Technology Center

iCardiac Technologies

Jean-Philippe Couderc Ph.D.

Chief Technology Officer

iCardiac Technologies

Albert Di Rienzo

President & CEO Radicle Innovation, LLC

Thomas Gramlich

Quality Systems Manager

LoneStar Heart

Josa Hanzlik

Scientific Affairs Manager Centinel Spine
David Heavner Chief System Architect

Ortho Clinical Diagnostics

Filipp Ignatovich Chief Technology Officer


Lalit K. Mestha

Principal Engineer

GE Global Reseach Center

Ruth Ochia

Associate Professor of Bioengineering Temple University
Scott Reardon, PE President & Chief Technology Officer

d3 Engineering

Dan Recinella

Vice President of Research and Development

Venti Medical

Karl Q. Schwarz, MD Professor of Medicine, Director Echocardiography Laboratory

University of Rochester Medical Center

Mike Springer Director of Operations & Enrepreneurship

The Jacobs Institute

Liz Stoyan

Research Associate United Therapeutics
Dan Wellington Principal Consultant

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