Institutional Partners

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

  • Robert Levy, MD
    William J. Rashkind Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiology,
    Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Alan Flake, MD
    Professor of Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and CHOP
    Director of the General Surgery Fellowship Program,
    Director of the Center for Fetal Research,
    Ruth M. and Tristram C. Colket Jr. Endowed Chair of Pediatric Surgery
  • Matthew Gillespie, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
  • David Goldberg, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Kevin Whitehead, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Joseph Rossano, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology
    Jennifer Terker Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiology; Professor, Pediatrics
  • Marcus Davey, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Dept. of Surgical Research

Drexel University

    College of Computing and Informatics

  • Ellen Bass, PhD, Professor
  • College of Engineering Machine Shop

  • Mark Shiber, Director
  • Scott Eichmnn, CNC Machinist
  • Nick Catucci, Machinist/Tool Maker
  • College of Nursing and Health Professions

  • Ellen Bass, PhD, Professor and Chair (dual appt)
  • Claire Milner, PhD, Associate Professor
  • School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

  • Kara Spiller, PhD, Assistant Professor
  • Sri Balasubramanian, PhD, Associate Professor
  • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

  • Randy Stevens, MD, Pediatric Heart Surgery
  • Shuping Ge, MD, Chief, Pediatric Cardiology

Thomas Jefferson University

    Sidney Kimmel Medical College

  • V. Tchantchaleishvili, MD, Assistant Professor, Attending Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • H. Todd Massey, MD, Surgical Director, Cardiac Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support; Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Rochester Institute of Technology

    Kate Gleason College of Engineering

  • Steven Day, PhD, Department Head and Professor, Biomedical Engineering

University of Arizona

    College of Medicine

  • Francisco Arabia, MD, MBA, Physician Executive, Advanced Heart Program, Banner University Medical Group; Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hebrew University

    School of Pharmacy - Institute for Drug Research

  • Avi Domb, PhD, Professor, Medicinal Chemistry and Biopolymers
  • Amnon Hoffman, PhD, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmaceutics

Georgia Institute of Technology

  • Ajit Yoganathan, Regents Professor, Bioengineering

Penn State University

  • William Weiss, PhD, Howard E. Morgan Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering
  • Gerson Rosenberg, PhD, Jane A. Fetter Professor of Surgery, Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering, Chief of the Division of Artificial Organs

University of Louisville

    Cardiovascular Innovation Institute

  • Mark Slaughter, MD
    Professor and Chief, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • George Pantalos, PhD, Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering

University of Virginia

    College of Arts and Sciences

  • Rebecca Pompano, PhD, Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering
  • School of Engineering and Applied Science

  • J. Milton Adams, PhD, Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Paul Allaire, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Houston Wood, PhD, Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University

    School of Medicine

  • Bill Moskowitz, MD, Chair of Pediatric Cardiology
  • Sam Lee, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  • Alexandrina Untaroiu, PhD, Research Scientist, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering