Medical Advisors

The management team is immensely influenced and aided by the work and views of the Medical Advisory Board. Indeed, the company’s emphasis on scientific rigor and integrity is underscored by the fact that Dr Leonard, one of the highly respected physicians on the medical and scientific advisory board, sits on the company board of directors.

Daniel Saltzman, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.S.

danDr Saltzman is the Chief of Pediatric Surgery and Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota, where he also holds the Arnold S. Leonard M.D. Ph.D. Chair in Pediatric Surgery. He is a practicing pediatric surgeon at University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota.In addition to practicing medicine, Dr. Saltzman is actively involved in medical research. He, along with Dr. Leonard, runs the bioengineering lab at the University of Minnesota Surgery Department. He has authored numerous publications and presentations, and has won several prestigious awards including the American Surgical Association Foundation Fellowship Award.

Dr. Saltzman has a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology, Ph.D. in surgical sciences, and his M.D. degree from the University of Minnesota.