mtif 2018 speakers

Bobby Azamian, MD, PhD   Founder, President & Chief Medical Officer, Metavention

Bobby Azamian, MD, PhD

Founder, President & Chief Medical Officer, Metavention

Darryl Barnes, MD   CEO, Sonex Health

Darryl Barnes, MD

CEO, Sonex Health

Grant Bennett   CEO & Senior Consultant, Brandwood Biomedical

Grant Bennett

CEO & Senior Consultant, Brandwood Biomedical

Jim Boylan   President & Head of Investment Banking, Leerink Capital

Jim Boylan

President & Head of Investment Banking, Leerink Capital

Mitchell Brin   Sr. VP Global Development & Chief Scientific Officer - BOTOX, Allergan

Mitchell Brin

Sr. VP Global Development & Chief Scientific Officer - BOTOX, Allergan


Taylor Carol   Chief Evangelist, ZOTT

Taylor Carol

Chief Evangelist, ZOTT

Janelle Brunette   VP of Operations, OCTANe

Janelle Brunette

VP of Operations, OCTANe


Bill Carpou   CEO, OCTANe

Bill Carpou

CEO, OCTANe

Anthony Chang   Chief Intelligence & Innovation Officer, CHOC

Anthony Chang

Chief Intelligence & Innovation Officer, CHOC

Michael Cloutier   Founding Partner & CEO, Accelera Canada

Michael Cloutier

Founding Partner & CEO, Accelera Canada

Kathy Contratto   Director, RSM

Kathy Contratto

Director, RSM

Jim Corbett   CEO, CathWorks

Jim Corbett

CEO, CathWorks


Kevin Davidson   Vice President Business Development & Strategic Services, Memorial Care

Kevin Davidson

Vice President Business Development & Strategic Services, Memorial Care


Linda DiMario   Executive Vice President, Greater Irvine Chamber

Linda DiMario

Executive Vice President, Greater Irvine Chamber

Peter Ellingworth   Chief Executive, ABHI

Peter Ellingworth

Chief Executive, ABHI

Diane Farrell   Deputy Assistant Secretary, Global Markets-Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC

Diane Farrell

Deputy Assistant Secretary, Global Markets-Asia, U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, DC


Doug Fauth   Director of Talent Acquisition and Development, MicroVention

Doug Fauth

Director of Talent Acquisition and Development, MicroVention


Bruce Feuchter   Shareholder, Stradling

Bruce Feuchter

Shareholder, Stradling

Harrison Fox   Director of Product Manager, SAP Health Application Innovation

Harrison Fox

Director of Product Manager, SAP Health Application Innovation

Jasson Gilmore   General Manager, Allergan Data Labs, Allergan

Jasson Gilmore

General Manager, Allergan Data Labs, Allergan


Michael Hedge   Managing Partner – Orange County, K&L Gates

Michael Hedge

Managing Partner – Orange County, K&L Gates

Bryan Kitchener   Senior Engineer, Heal

Bryan Kitchener

Senior Engineer, Heal

Julie Hill   Board of Directors, Anthem; Chair, UC Irvine Board of Trustees

Julie Hill

Board of Directors, Anthem; Chair, UC Irvine Board of Trustees

Eri Hirumi   President, Orange County Regulatory Affairs

Eri Hirumi

President, Orange County Regulatory Affairs

Ralph Ives   VP International Government Affairs, AdvaMed

Ralph Ives

VP International Government Affairs, AdvaMed

Matthew Jenusaitis   Chief of Staff, UC San Diego Health

Matthew Jenusaitis

Chief of Staff, UC San Diego Health

Angelique Johnson, PhD   CEO, MEMStim

Angelique Johnson, PhD

CEO, MEMStim


Justin Klein   Partner, New Enterprise Associates (NEA)

Justin Klein

Partner, New Enterprise Associates (NEA)

Christy Lea   Partner, Knobbe Martens

Christy Lea

Partner, Knobbe Martens

Sabing Lee   Partner, Knobbe Martens

Sabing Lee

Partner, Knobbe Martens

Christopher Leo   Executive Director, Government Affairs, UCI School of Medicine

Christopher Leo

Executive Director, Government Affairs, UCI School of Medicine


Frank Litvack, MD   Partner & Director, Pura Vida Fund LLC

Frank Litvack, MD

Partner & Director, Pura Vida Fund LLC

Christopher A. Longhurst, MD, MS   Chief Information Officer, UC San Diego Health

Christopher A. Longhurst, MD, MS

Chief Information Officer, UC San Diego Health


Raj Makkar, MD   Cardiologist, Cedars Sinai

Raj Makkar, MD

Cardiologist, Cedars Sinai

Jim Mazzo   Global President of Ophthalmic Devices, Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Jim Mazzo

Global President of Ophthalmic Devices, Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Charlene McCord   Grand Challenges Initiative Fellow - Schmid College of Science and Technology, Chapman University

Charlene McCord

Grand Challenges Initiative Fellow - Schmid College of Science and Technology, Chapman University

Darrin Messina   VP, Biologic Research, Allergan

Darrin Messina

VP, Biologic Research, Allergan


Rob Michiels   Former CEO, CardiAQ Valve Technologies

Rob Michiels

Former CEO, CardiAQ Valve Technologies

Dave Mildrew   Partner, BioQuest

Dave Mildrew

Partner, BioQuest

Jonathan Norris   Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank – Life Science & Healthcare Practice

Jonathan Norris

Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank – Life Science & Healthcare Practice

Nick Parker   VP, Regulatory Affairs, Allergan

Nick Parker

VP, Regulatory Affairs, Allergan


Stacey Pugh   VP & General Manager, Neurovascular, Medtronic

Stacey Pugh

VP & General Manager, Neurovascular, Medtronic

Dr. Arshad Quadri   Founder, CardiAQ Valve Technologies

Dr. Arshad Quadri

Founder, CardiAQ Valve Technologies

Mahmood Razavi, MD   Interventional Radiologist, St. Joseph Health

Mahmood Razavi, MD

Interventional Radiologist, St. Joseph Health

Ed Roschak   CEO, Vasucular Dynamics

Ed Roschak

CEO, Vasucular Dynamics


Stanton Rowe   CEO, NXT Biomedical

Stanton Rowe

CEO, NXT Biomedical

David Rudloff   Director of Political Programs, Jeffrey J. Kimbell & Associates

David Rudloff

Director of Political Programs, Jeffrey J. Kimbell & Associates


JC Ruffalo   Director of LaunchPad SBDC & Investor Relation, OCTANe

JC Ruffalo

Director of LaunchPad SBDC & Investor Relation, OCTANe

Renee Compton Ryan   Vice President of Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Renee Compton Ryan

Vice President of Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Henry Samueli   Henry Samueli, Chief Technical Officer and Board Member, Broadcom Inc.

Henry Samueli

Henry Samueli, Chief Technical Officer and Board Member, Broadcom Inc.

Ali J. Satvat   Member, Americas Private Equity, KKR

Ali J. Satvat

Member, Americas Private Equity, KKR

Michael Seres   Founder & CEO, 11 Health

Michael Seres

Founder & CEO, 11 Health

Steven Small, MD, PhD   Professor of Neurology & Director & Chief Scientific Officer, Medical Innovation Institute, UC Irvine Health School of Medicine

Steven Small, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurology & Director & Chief Scientific Officer, Medical Innovation Institute, UC Irvine Health School of Medicine

Michael Storan   Vice President, IDA Ireland

Michael Storan

Vice President, IDA Ireland

Carrie Strom   Vice President of Aesthetic & Regenerative Medicine, Allergan

Carrie Strom

Vice President of Aesthetic & Regenerative Medicine, Allergan

Katie Szyman   Corporate Vice President & General Manager, Edwards Lifesciences

Katie Szyman

Corporate Vice President & General Manager, Edwards Lifesciences

Troy Varenchik   Partner, Deloitte

Troy Varenchik

Partner, Deloitte

 
Sepideh Varon   Associate Vice President Health Economics Outcomes Research, Allergan

Sepideh Varon

Associate Vice President Health Economics Outcomes Research, Allergan

Leigh Volkland   Senior Director of Government Affairs, Edwards Lifescience

Leigh Volkland

Senior Director of Government Affairs, Edwards Lifescience

Greg Washington, Ph.D   Dean of Samueli School of Engineering, UC Irvine

Greg Washington, Ph.D

Dean of Samueli School of Engineering, UC Irvine

Nicole Washington   Director of Innovation & Growth, OCTANe

Nicole Washington

Director of Innovation & Growth, OCTANe

Anne Wellington   Managing Director, Cedars-Sinai Accelerator

Anne Wellington

Managing Director, Cedars-Sinai Accelerator

Carol Wells   Senior Director of Commercial Training & Development, Genentech, Pacific Region Chair, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association

Carol Wells

Senior Director of Commercial Training & Development, Genentech, Pacific Region Chair, Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association

Mitch Wexler   Partner, Fragomen

Mitch Wexler

Partner, Fragomen

Scott Whitcup   Founder & CEO, Akrivista & Whitecap Biosciences

Scott Whitcup

Founder & CEO, Akrivista & Whitecap Biosciences

Clay Wilemon   CEO & Chief Strategy Officer, DevicePharm Inc.

Clay Wilemon

CEO & Chief Strategy Officer, DevicePharm Inc.

Alexandra Wilson   SVP Consumer Strategy & Innovation, Allergan

Alexandra Wilson

SVP Consumer Strategy & Innovation, Allergan

Dominique Worthington   Senior Director of Strategy and Integration for Brain Therapies

Dominique Worthington

Senior Director of Strategy and Integration for Brain Therapies

Daniel Zimmer   General Manager – Innovation Center Southern California, SAP

Daniel Zimmer

General Manager – Innovation Center Southern California, SAP

Bernard Zovighian   Corporate VP & General Manager, Edwards Lifesciences

Bernard Zovighian

Corporate VP & General Manager, Edwards Lifesciences