Scientific and Clinical Advisors

Advisor_ShuChien.c Professor Shu Chien, MD, PhD
Chairman of Scientific Advisory Board

  • US National Medal of Science Laureate (2011)
  • Member of US National Academy of Engineering, US Institute of Medicine, US National Academy of Sciences, and American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • President, US Biomedical Engineering Society
  • Member of Chinese Academia of Sciences
  • Member of Academia Sinica, Taiwan
  • Director of Institute of Biomedical Engineering, University of California at San Diego
  • Director of the UC Systemwide Bioengineering Institute in California
Advisor_LukeSienShihChang.c Professor Luke Sien-Shih Chang, MD
Chief Medical Advisor

  • Member of Chinese Academy of Engineering
  • Chief Executive Officer of Medical Services, RUENTEX
  • Ex Director of Cheng Hsin General Hospital. Taiwan
  • Ex President of National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
 Professor Nancy T. Chang, PhD

  • President of Apex Enterprise, Inc.
  • Ex Managing Director of Asia at OrbiMed Advisors L.L.C.
  • Ex President of Tanox Inc.
Theresa Zeseiwicz_c Professor Theresa Zesiewicz, MD, F.A.A.N
Clinical Advisor

  • Professor, Movement Disorders, University of South Florida
  • Director, USF Ataxia Research Center
  • Director, Clinical Research, USF Parkinson’s Research Foundation Center of Excellence
Perlman Professor Susan Perlman, MD
Clinical Advisor

  • Clinical Professor of Neurology, UCLA
  • Clinical Director, UCLA Ataxia Center

Joyce Frey-Vasconcells_c Joyce Frey-Vasconcells, PhD
Clinical /Regulatory Advisor

  • Ex Deputy Director, Office of Cellular, Tissue, and Gene Therapies (OCTGT) with the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER), FDA
  • The Regulatory Expert for Cell Therapies at FDA
admin-ajax Sowmya Viswanathan, PhD
Clinical Translation/Regulatory Advisor

  • Associate Director, Cell Therapy Program
  • Assistant Professor, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto
  • Team Leader, Manufacturing Platform, CellCAN