Basic Medical Sciences
Chairman, BME MD/PhD MSTP Committee
Neurosciences/Basic Medical Sciences
- Co-founded Neuro Vigor LLC, aiming to reduce the symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases (multiple sclerosis) and neurotrauma (spinal cord injury) by reducing the amount of acrolein, a neurotoxin that damages nerve cells and triggers pain.
- Promote faculty innovators in the Purdue medical research arena to commercialize their inventions through entrepreneurship.
- Promote collaboration in basic and translational military-relevant medical research between Purdue and Department of Defense.