Professor Robert DeVita United States

Founded in 1852, The Mount Sinai Hospital is a 1,171-bed, tertiary-care teaching facility acclaimed internationally for excellence in clinical care.

U.S. News & World Report ranks The Mount Sinai Hospital among the top hospitals nationwide. Mount Sinai also ranks in several specialties and is top 10 in three of those: Geriatrics (#3), Cardiology and Heart Surgery (#7), and Gastroenterology (#8).

Professor Robert DeVita
Mount Sinai

Dr Julia Devonish United States

Welcome to the CBLS, your hub for life sciences innovation and technology-based economic development. As one of 10 New York State Centers of Excellence overseen by NYSTAR - Empire State Development's Division of Science, Technology and Innovation - we leverage our resources to drive scientific discovery and facilitate collaboration among academia, industry and the public sector.  By working with the CBLS, these researchers have access to world-class facilities, and R&D assistance, to continue to develop and patent new technologies to improve human health and expand our vibrant ecosystem.

Dr Julia Devonish
NYS Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences
Post-Doctoral Fellow (Dr. Eugene Morse) University at Buffalo, SUNY 

Professor James A. Dias United States

About the University at Albany Located in New York’s capital city, the University at Albany offers its more than 17,300 students the expansive opportunities of a major research university and an environment designed to foster success. Academic Programs

UAlbany students choose from 120 undergraduate majors and minors and more than 125 graduate programs. Many of these programs are nationally ranked, among them criminal justice, information and technology management (Informatics), public administrationsocial welfarepublic health andsociology

Life-Enhancing Research and Scholarship

In every area of study, students are instructed by faculty who are world-class scholars and teachers - many actively engaged in life-enhancing research that contributes profoundly to the public good. As mentors, they provide numerous undergraduate and graduate research opportunities, inspiring students to advance their skills and aspirations.

More Than 600 Ways to Study Abroad

Students take advantage of more than 600 study abroad opportunities in more than 50 countries through UAlbany and SUNY's networks. These are valuable opportunities for young scholars to enhance their education, increase independence and self-awareness, and gain international experience that prepares them for today's global marketplace.

Diversity that Enriches Learning

The varied perspectives and life experiences of a student body and faculty which represent 48 states and 96 countries provide a diversity that enriches learning at UAlbany.

Excellence at a Great Value

The excellence of a UAlbany education is recognized by many independent sources, such as the rankings published yearly by U.S. News and World Report. Its great value results from the world of opportunities that are available to students at an affordable price.

Strategic Location

The University's location in the state capital of New York provides students with limitless opportunities for internships and public service through which they gain experience, test their skills, and prepare to launch brilliant careers. The region is also a vibrant center for culture and entertainment. Among its attractions are the New York State Museum and Library and the Times Union Center, a major Northeast entertainment and sports venue. Close by are the Berkshires, the Catskills, Saratoga, and the Adirondack Mountains, areas famed for recreational and cultural opportunities.

University at Albany
Vice President for Research 

Ms Wendy Diller United States

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 – Subscribers to The MedTech Strategist include device market leaders, start-ups, investors, management consulting firms, law firms, physician entrepreneurs, engineers, and scientists, among many others with a stake in the rapidly evolving device space
The MedTech Strategist
Senior Writer/ Analyst 

Dr Grace Rita Domingo United States

NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation’s premier academic medical centers. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research.

Clinical Coordinator Heart Failure Program 

Mr Joseph Donahue United States

BioReference is the third largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the U.S. providing testing and related services to physician offices, clinics, hospitals, long term care facilities, employers, governmental units and correctional institutions. We offer a comprehensive test list focusing on molecular diagnostics, anatomical pathology, genetics, and women’s health. Moreover, through its GeneDx subsidiary, BioReference has an international presence in more than 50 countries around the world. 

Our client retention is unparalleled in the industry because we are much more than just the provider of quality diagnostics. We have grown primarily as a result of our differentiating business model which is both physician-centric – providing superior service and support – and clinically relevant – providing innovative and disruptive technology to improve patient outcomes. What makes us different from other labs is the added value we bring through personal attention and professional support and the effort we make to understand our clients’ needs. Our success comes from helping clinicians deliver premium services to the patients in their care – through a full menu of cost–conscious testing options and cutting edge technologies with clinically–relevant results, all in a medically and fiscally responsible manner. 

In addition, BioReference has pioneered the development of business solutions for our clients, providing data and analytics to help them operate at their fullest potential. 

The Laboratory services multiple markets through several specialized business units, each with its own dedicated sales team and highly-trained support personnel. These include women’s health, oncology, genetics and a lab division focused exclusively on the nation’s expanding Spanish-speaking populations.


Clinical Diagnostics, Oncology, Women's Health, Genetic Testing

BioReference Laboratories

Ms Andrea Dowd United States

Lenox Hill Hospital, a 652-bed, acute care hospital located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, has earned a national reputation for outstanding patient care and innovative medical and surgical treatments. The Hospital is also a recognized leader in public health education and community outreach.


The hospital is particularly well known for excellence in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, orthopedics, sports medicine, otolaryngology/head and neck surgery, and maternal/child health.

NSLIJ-Lenox Hill Hospital
VP, Development 

Dr Yvan Ducheine United States

Yvan Ducheine MDPC

Dr Lambert Edelmann United States

We facilitate the real-world application and commercialization of Mount Sinai discoveries and the development of research partnerships

Mount Sinai Innovation Partners
BD Director 

Professor Robert Engel United States

Queens College, CUNY