April 18-19, 2018Boston, MABoston Convention and Exhibition Center

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Jeff KarpProfessor of Medicine at Brigham and Women's HospitalHarvard Medical School & MIT

Dr. Jeff Karp is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Principal Faculty at the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, and an affiliate faculty at the Broad Institute and at the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology. His work spans the fields of drug delivery, medical devices, stem cell therapeutics, and tissue adhesives. Several technologies developed in his lab have formed the foundation for multiple products currently under development and for the launch of six companies that have raised over $100 million in funding. These companies include, Skintifique (a skincare company), Gecko Biomedical (a tissue adhesive company), Alivio Therapeutics (an inflammation targeting company), Frequency Therapeutics (a regenerative medicine company), Molecular Infusions (a cannabinoid company), and Landsdowne Labs (a child safety company). In addition to his research goals, Karp is dedicated to the career development of next-generation bioengineers looking to work at the forefront of regenerative medicine. Karp was selected as the Outstanding Faculty Undergraduate Mentor among all faculty at MIT and he received the HST McMahon Mentoring Award for being the top mentor of Harvard-MIT students. Karp strives to create an educationally conducive environment that fosters the development of scientific confidence.