Clinical Mentors

Ari Brooks, MD
Professor of Clinical Surgery, 
Director, Integrated Breast Center, Director, Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery, Penn Medicine
Pam Cacchione, PhD, CRNP
Ralston House Endowed Term Chair in Gerontological Nursing, Associate Professor in Geropsychiatric Nursing and Nurse Scientist,
Penn Nursing
Elizabeth Foglia, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Attending Neonatologist,
Penn Medicine
Helge Hartung, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Penn Medicine
Ajay Kohli, MD
Radiology Resident Physician,
Penn Medicine
Krzystof Laudanski, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Penn Medicine
Jeffrey Luebbert, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Penn Medicine
Hyun (Michel) Koo, DDS, MS, PhD
Professor, Levy Center for Oral Health, Department of Orthodontics,
Penn Dental
Nikitaben Patel, DPT
Senior Physical Therapist and Assistant Rehab Director,
Select Rehabilitation
Flaura Winston, MD, PhD

Scientific Director, NSF Center for Child Injury Prevention ScienceDistinguished Chair of Pediatrics,

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

technical mentors

Dalton Banks
Chief of Product,
Bansen Labs
Sid Deliwala
Director of Electrical and Systems Engineering Undergraduate Labs, Penn School of Engineering and Applied Science
Sevile Mannickarottu
Director of Bioengineering Educational Labs & Bio-MakerSpace, Penn School of Engineering and Applied Science
Sarah Rottenberg
Executive Director of Integrated Product Design, Penn School of Engineering and Applied Science
Collin Stabler, PhD
Senior Associate, Exponent, Inc.
Jim Weimer, PhD
Research Assistant Professor in Computer and Information Science, Penn School of Engineering and Applied Science
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BUSINESS mentors

Anne Bubb, MBA
Healthcare Product Commercialization and Strategy Leader
Michael Gibson, PhD
Lead Materials Scientist, Desktop Metal
Rui Jing Jiang
Co-Founder and CEO,
Avisi Technologies
Gerald Lopez, PhD
Director of Business Development, Singh Center for Nanotechnology
University of Pennsylvania
Olivia McPherson
Program Manager,
JPOD @ Philadelphia
Andrew Song
Senior Director, Customer Experience in Technology & Product, Comcast
Ethan Wergelis-Issacson
Program Manager, DreamIt HealthTech



Vanessa Chan
Practice Professor, Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
Craig Kenesky
Life Science IP New York Practice Head, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
David Monnerat
Senior Director, AI Product
Sasha Schrode, MBA
Chief Executive Officer, Greppo Technologies
Mark Turco, MD
Chief Innovation and Corporate Innovation Officer, Penn Center for Innovation
Brianna Wronko
Founder and CEO, Group K Diagnostics