Catalyst Award Advisors

Ian Tong MD

Chief Medical Officer

A. Ray Chaudhuri PhD, MBA

Director, Business Development at Zymergen

Patrick Yam MBA

Founder and CEO of Somnology, Inc.

Rajan Patel MS

Founder & COO at iO life science

Isabel Elaine Allen PhD

Professor of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, UCSF

Pam Baker MIM

CEO, Founder at Journeous

Rick Beberman MBA, MAcc

Digital Health Consultant

Madhavi Bellamkonda MA

Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs, Abbott Vascular

Beth Berrean MBA

Design Strategist , UCSF

Daniel Burnett MD, MBA

CEO, Theranova

Nancy Byl PhD, PT

Professor Emeritus, School of Medicine, UCSF

Steven Chan MD, MBA

Digital Health & Behavioral Sciences Research, UCSF

Jennifer Comiskey

Director - MDL, McKinsey & Company

Rohan Desai MBA

Associate Director Regulatory Affairs, Abbott Vascular

Frederick Dorey JD

Special Counsel, Life Sciences, Cooley, LLP

Stacy Feld JD

Senior Director, Consumer Scientific Innovation, J&J Innovation

Mark Goldstein

UCSF Health Hub Chairman

Marlene Grenon MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, UCSF

Daniel Haders PhD

Managing Director Healthcare Technology, Nex Cubed

Operating Partner, Sway Ventures

Lisa Hammitt

CEO, Beseeq

Scott Hammond MD

Chief Medical Officer, Corporate Secretary Director of Translational Medical Research Laboratory, UCSB

Syed Hossainy PhD

Director of the Innovation Incubator, Abbott Vascular

Scott Iyama

Partner, Orrick’s Emerging Companies Group

David Kim MD, MBA

CEO, DigiTx Partners

Kirby Lee PharmD, MA

Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF

Michael D. Lesh MD, FACC

Physician/Researcher/Inventor/Entrepreneur

Rachel Loui

CEO, Innolab

Deepa Madhavan

Healthcare Innovation and Design, Blue Shield of California

Nagesh Mallugari MBA

Strategy Consultant & Venture Advisor

Ed Martin

Deputy Director, SaaS Platforms , UCSF

Julie Murchinson MBA

Chief Executive Officer, Health Evolution Summit

Alvin Rajkomar MD

HS Asst. Clinical Professor , Medicine, UCSF

Andrew Rosenthal MBA

Principal, AJR Consulting

Faye Sahai MBA

AIG Global Head of Technology Innovation

Danielle Schlosser PhD

Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, UCSF

Ibrahim Sezan PhD, M.Sc.

Senior Director, Technology, Qualcomm

Sanjay Shah MBA

Director of Strategic Innovation, Dignity Health

David Shaywitz MD, PhD

Chief Medical Officer, DNAnexus

Jordan Shlain MD

Medical Doctor, Entrepreneur, Investor, Healthloop, Discover Health Medical Partners

Ravi Srinivasan PhD

Cofounder, Biomedical start up

David Steuer

Executive Director, Healthcare Practice Lead at frog design

David Strong PhD

Managing Partner, Far West Capital Management

Lisa Suennen MA

Managing Partner, Venture Valkyrie Consulting, LLC

Dan Weberg PhD, MHI, BSN

Director, Nursing Innovation , Kaiser Permanente IT

Phyllis Whiteley PhD

Venture Partner, Wildcat Venture Partners

Jay Wohlgemuth MD

Senior Vice President, R&D, Medical and Chief Medical Officer, Quest Diagnostics

Stephanie Zeppa JD

Partner, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP