Gonzalo Muñoz Taboada, M.S., MBA, is the CEO of BioDevek, bringing a strong leadership presence and extensive industry experience to the team. With a background in biomedical engineering, an MBA and a proven track record in Medical device entrepreneurship. Gonzalo has a deep understanding of the intersection between science, technology, and business.His passion for innovation and dedication to improving healthcare outcomes make him an invaluable leader in the team.
Elazer R. Edelman, M.D., Ph.D., is the Edward J. Poitras Professor in Medical Engineering and Science at MIT, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and Senior Attending Physician in the coronary care unit at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He and his laboratory have pioneered basic findings in vascular biology and the development and assessment of biotechnology. Dr. Edelman directs MIT’s Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) and Clinical Research Center (CRC) as well as the Harvard-MIT Biomedical Engineering Center (BMEC) – all dedicated to applying the rigors of the physical sciences to elucidate fundamental biologic processes and mechanisms of disease.
Natalie Artzi, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School. She is a principal Research Scientist at the Institute for Medical Engineering and Science at MIT, and is an Associate member of the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT. She was recently named scientific advisor at The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation. She co-founded BioDevek as a result of her postdoctoral training with Prof. Elazer Edelman at MIT studying tissue:biomaterial interactions.