Sponsors and Oversight Committee Members – UW Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program


The UW Coulter Translational Research Partnership Program sincerely appreciate the continuous support from our sponsors:

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  • Wallace H. Coulter Foundation
  • University of Washington Department of Bioengineering
  • University of Washington Center for Commercialization
  • University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Washington Research Foundation

Coulter Oversight Committee

The oversight committee reviews and selects individual translational research projects that will be funded each year.

  • Norm Beauchamp, M.D., MHS Chair, Radiology
  • Tom Clement, President and CEO, Aqueduct Neurosciences
  • Richard Ellenbogen, M.D., FACS Chair, Neurosurgery
  • Rueben D. Flores-Saaib, Ph.D., Assistant VP of Business Development at LA BioMed
  • Paul M. Grand, Managing Director, Research Corporation Technologies
  • Ron Howell, CEO, WRF Capital
  • Vikram Jandhyala, Ph.D., Chair, Electrical Engineer
  • Kathie Jordan, Ph.D., Coulter Program Director
  • Conrad Liles, M.D., Associate Chair and Professor, Medicine
  • Carlos Pellegrini, M.D., Chair, Surgery
  • Christopher H. Porter, Ph.D., President, Medical Genesis
  • Michael Reigner, Ph.D., Bioengineering Vice Chair for Development, WRF Endowed Professor
  • Per Reinhall, Ph.D., Chair, Mechanical Engineer
  • Linden Rhoads, Esq., Vice Provost, UW Center for Commercialization (C4C)
  • Luciana Simoncini, Ph.D., Director, Research Commercialization of WRF
  • Al Stephan, CEO, Stratos Group
  • Tim Sullivan, Ph.D, New Frontier Science, Takeda Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Russell Van Gelder, M.D., Ph.D, Chair, Ophthalmology
  • Fiona Wills, Ph.D., MBA, Director, Licensing, UW C4C
  • Paul Yager, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering