17 years of global commercialization and strategic marketing in the world’s largest molecular diagnostic/genetic companies (Abbott Laboratories, Johnson & Johnson, and PerkinElmer). Former business lead in the development and growth of innovative and first in class >$100M product portfolio.
Scott A. Rediger
Founder/Co-Founder of 3 companies (Ovation Communications, Dantis, and Access Media 3) in the IT/telecommunications industry over the last 25 years. Scott has grown companies from start-up to annual revenues of more than $50M, including successful fundraising activities of more than $125M of equity and $150M of debt.
Karsten Schmidt, PhD
25 years of experience in pharma, biotech, and academia specializing in technology innovation and strategic product development. Expert in the genetic risk of advanced age-related macular degeneration.
Gregory Hannum, PhD
Expert in bioinformatics, clinical statistics, and advanced machine learning. Led the development of a fetal diagnostic computational pipeline and novel DNA signal processing algorithm. Pioneered state-of-the-art research into genome assembly and genome resequencing approaches. Co-founder of Denovium, an artificial intelligence company pioneering novel AI methods to accelerate innovation in biopharma
Clinical Advisory Board
Treacy Adamo, OD, FAAO
Dr. Treacy Adamo, O.D. F.A.A.O is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and past president of the Illinois state chapter of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Adamo serves the organization on the Admissions Committee. She also volunteers for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry as an examiner.
Barry Eiden, OD, FAAO
Dr. Eiden is president and medical director of North Suburban Vision Consultants, Ltd., a multi-specialty group practice in the Chicago area. He is president and co-founder of the International Keratoconus Academy of Eye Care Professionals, an organization providing education and research to the eye care professions. Dr. Eiden is also co-founder and president of EyeVis Eye and Vision Research Institute, which is dedicated to clinical research and development of technologies in the eye care field.
Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO
Dr. Steven Ferrucci is currently Chief of Optometry at the Sepulveda VA Ambulatory Care Center and Nursing Home. He is also the Residency Director at his sight, and a Professor at the Southern California College of Optometry/Marshall B. Ketchum University. Dr. Ferrucci has lectured and published extensively, with a special interest in Diabetes, Diabetic Eye Disease, AMD, OCT and Fluorescein Angiography. He is a fellow in both the American Academy of Optometry and the Optometric Retinal Society, as well as Past President of the ORS.
Alan N. Glazier OD, FAAO
Dr. Glazier is the founder and visionary behind ODs on Facebook and ODsOnFB.com, the eye care industry's largest and most highly engaged eye care organization online OR off, with over 41,500 members. He is the founder of Shady Grove Eye and Vision Care in Rockville, Maryland. He is a partner and business development executive in Keplr Vision, enabling Optometrists with mature practices a medical model legacy exit.