Catalyst Award Advisors

Ian Tong MD

Chief Medical Officer

A. Ray Chaudhuri PhD, MBA

Director, Business Development at Zymergen

Colin Walsh PhD

Principal at Qiming Venture Partners USA

Toni Kline PhD

Drug Discovery/Medicinal Chemistry Consultant

Michael Blum MD

Associate Vice Chancellor for Informatics, Medicine
Chief Digital Transformation Officer

Randy Kesten

Medical Device R&D

Jon Freudman MD

Freudman Healthcare Consulting

Gino Segrè PhD

Incubator Manager at QB3

Yan Cao PhD

Acting General Manager at Twist-China

Shann-Ching Chen PhD

Senior Scientist at Compal

Nick Pliam MD, PhD

Principal at Decheng Capital

Joshua Salafsky PhD

Founder & Chief Scientific Officer at Biodesy, Inc.

Tony Fields MS, MSc

Independent Consultant

Maureen Cronin PhD

Chief Scientific Officer at HTG Molecular Diagnostics

Geetha Rao PhD, MS

CEO, Springborne Life Sciences

Stuart Hwang PhD

Managing Director at Third Pillar Associates

Jennifer Miller PhD

Business and Strategy Consultant

Jordan Sun MBA

Director of Venture Development at Siemens Healthineers Digital Incubator

Kevin Kabler PhD

Partner in Goodwin’s Technology Companies and Life Sciences

Sanjeev Redkar PhD, MBA

President & Co-Founder of Apollomics Inc. 

Agatha Martindale CPA

Vice President, Global Finance, Rakuten Medical, Inc.

Kurt Jarnagin PhD

President and CSO of Rev Therapeutics

Patrick Yam MBA

Founder and CEO of Somnology, Inc.

Rajan Patel MS

Founder & COO at iO life science

Jessica Richter

COO at Experien Group

Michael J. Billig

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Experien Group

Andy May D.Phil

Chief Technology Officer at Sana Biotechnology

Ioana Aanei PhD

Entrepreneurship Program Manager, Scientific Analyst at QB3

Katrina Abuabara MA, MD

School of Medicine

Nisha Acharya MD, MS

School of Medicine
Proctor Foundation

Jennifer Adibi PhD

University of Pittsburgh, School of Public Health

Isabel Elaine Allen PhD

Professor of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, UCSF

Isabel Allen PhD

Professor of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, School of Medicine, UCSF

Wendy Anderson MD, MS

School of Medicine
Medicine / Hospital Medicine

Sarah Arron MD, PhD

School of Medicine

Chloe Atreya MD, PhD

School of Medicine
Medicine / Hematology & Oncology

Lyndsay Avalos PhD, MPH

Kaiser Division of Research

Ari Azhir PhD, MPhil

Founder, Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals

Noelle Bagnall

Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at eLum Technologies Inc

Alex Bajamonde PhD, MS

Senior Director, Biostatistics/Biometrics, Genentech

Pam Baker MIM

CEO, Founder at Journeous

Nisha Bansal MD, MAS

University of Washington, School of Medicine, Nephrology

Naomi Bardach MD, MAS

School of Medicine
Pediatrics / General Pediatrics

Steven Basta MBA

Chief Executive Officer of Menlo Therapeutics, Inc.

Doug Bauer MD

School of Medicine
Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medicine / General Internal Medicine