BBI is comprised of a core team of representatives from Weill Cornell Medicine, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Rockefeller University, who are the backbone of our organization. We work with our Professional Advisors, comprised of noteworthy members of the life sciences entrepreneurial ecosystem and regularly work with our Alumni to build out our program. Additionally, we work closely and extensively with our external partners and advisors, please visit Our Community page to learn about how we work with the larger healthcare, business, and technology community.

Team and Volunteer Board

Guest Lecturers, Mentors, and Professional Advisors

 

 Dan-Oscar Antson, PhD, Technology Licensing Officer, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell University (CTL)                                                      Dan-Oscar Antson, PhD, Technology Licensing Officer, Center for Technology Licensing at Cornell University (CTL)  Imran Babar, PhD, Senior Associate, Private Equity, OrbiMed Advisors                                                     Imran Babar, PhD, Senior Associate, Private Equity, OrbiMed Advisors  David BenDaniel, PhD, Advisor, Big Red Venture Fund                                                          David BenDaniel, PhD, Advisor, Big Red Venture Fund Nicholas Bishop, PhD, Analyst, Deerfield Nicholas Bishop, PhD, Analyst, Deerfield Frank Borchetta, JD, CEO and President, Repairogen                                                  Frank Borchetta, JD, CEO and President, Repairogen  Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD, PI at Memorial Sloan Kettering, Co-founder, Juno Therapeutics                                                   Renier Brentjens, MD, PhD, PI at Memorial Sloan Kettering, Co-founder, Juno Therapeutics  Tony Chen, President and CEO, PrimeVax Immuno-Oncology Inc                                              Tony Chen, President and CEO, PrimeVax Immuno-Oncology Inc  Ryan Cochran, Healthcare Operator and Investor; Care Partnerships, Bright Health                                               Ryan Cochran, Healthcare Operator and Investor; Care Partnerships, Bright Health  Barry Coller, MD, Director, Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science                                              Barry Coller, MD, Director, Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science Phil Crowley, JD, Law Office of Philip P. Crowley LLC                                    Phil Crowley, JD, Law Office of Philip P. Crowley LLC  Colleen Cuffaro, PhD, Associate, Canaan Partners                                               Colleen Cuffaro, PhD, Associate, Canaan Partners Paul Dossa, PhD, Associate, Venrock                                      Paul Dossa, PhD, Associate, Venrock  Imke Ehlers, PhD, Senior Licensing Manager, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center                                                Imke Ehlers, PhD, Senior Licensing Manager, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center  David S. Frank, PhD, Managing Director, MEDx Associates LLC                          David S. Frank, PhD, Managing Director, MEDx Associates LLC Kevin FitzGerald, MBA, Startup Coach, KevinBizGlobal                                           Kevin FitzGerald, MBA, Startup Coach, KevinBizGlobal Eileen Flowers, PhD, Licensing Manager, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center                                                   Eileen Flowers, PhD, Licensing Manager, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Natalya Gertsik, PhD, Associate, McKinsey & Company                                        Natalya Gertsik, PhD, Associate, McKinsey & Company Stephen Goodman, JD, Partner, Pryor Cashman LLP; Co-Founder, Mid Atlantic Bio Angels                                Stephen Goodman, JD, Partner, Pryor Cashman LLP; Co-Founder, Mid Atlantic Bio Angels Jonathan Gordon, MBA, Director, NYP Ventures                                                  Jonathan Gordon, MBA, Director, NYP Ventures Kenneth Hess, PhD, BBI Alumnus and Founding Member; Manager, Licensing and Business Development at Purdue Pharma L.P.                                            Kenneth Hess, PhD, BBI Alumnus and Founding Member; Manager, Licensing and Business Development at Purdue Pharma L.P.  Steven Isaacman, Founder & CEO, PHD, Biosciences                                                Steven Isaacman, Founder & CEO, PHD, Biosciences  Howard B. Johnson, MBA, Co-Founder, GO4HLTH; Vice President of Corporate Developement, Lion Biotechnologies, Inc.                                       Howard B. Johnson, MBA, Co-Founder, GO4HLTH; Vice President of Corporate Developement, Lion Biotechnologies, Inc.  Jeffrey Johnson, JD, Partner, Pryor Cashman                                      Jeffrey Johnson, JD, Partner, Pryor Cashman  Craig S. Kenesky, PhD, IP Associate, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC                                  Craig S. Kenesky, PhD, IP Associate, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC Arthur Klausner, Chief Executive Officer, Gem Pharmaceuticals                    Arthur Klausner, Chief Executive Officer, Gem Pharmaceuticals  Jerry Korten, President, Meledex Inc.; CEO, ColdSteel Laser, Inc.; Member Executive Advisors Network, Columbia Technology Ventures                  Jerry Korten, President, Meledex Inc.; CEO, ColdSteel Laser, Inc.; Member Executive Advisors Network, Columbia Technology Ventures Callie Leone, Membership Manager, Galvanize                                            Callie Leone, Membership Manager, Galvanize Nigel Liverton, Executive Director at WuXi AppTec                                   Nigel Liverton, Executive Director at WuXi AppTec  Paul Maddon, MD, PhD, Founder, Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.                              Paul Maddon, MD, PhD, Founder, Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Linda Masat, PhD, Director, Center for External Innovation, Takeda Pharmaceuticals                                     Linda Masat, PhD, Director, Center for External Innovation, Takeda Pharmaceuticals

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