Other activities

Strategic consulting projects for major pharma companies launching new drugs in fibrotic lung disease, women's health, inflammatory bowel disease, and evaluating the role of new social media technologies in building customer relationships

Consulting engagements with venture-backed start-up companies: to out-license DNA repair biomarkers for cancer molecular diagnostics company, to identify partnerships and extend business outreach for platform chemistry company, and to launch a new product in the microbiome space

Strategic Advisor, Boston Clinical Research Institute, LLC (CRO services)

Senior Advisor, Align2Action, Inc. (consulting firm)

Advisory Board, Ablacor, Inc. (novel technology for atrial fibrillation ablation)

Start-up and pre-incorporation strategic and funding advisory work for new initiatives in neurology, pediatric cardiology, interventional cardiology and autism

Management advisory and fund-raising support for start-up biotech with innovative product advance in hemostasis for surgical and wound applications

Management advisory support for early stage synthetic biology company with applications in Bio-pharma, energy and clean-tech fields

Faculty member and Lecturer, Healthcare Ventures Class, MIT/Sloan Health Sciences Technology (IMES) program

Faculty member and mentor, MIT IMPACT Innovation Program

Mentor, Northwestern University Alumni program

Advisory Council, Harvard-MIT IMES Program

Mentor, Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, MassConnect Program

Mentor, Columbia Business School alumni program

Scuba Diving (Advanced Open Water Diver certification)

Photography (see Welcome Page)

Advisor, Concordant Rater Systems (Boston  company, acquired 4Q2010)

Former Director, Board of Directors, MedPanel, Inc., 44 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA (2005-2007)

Former Director, Board of Directors, Healthmarx, Inc., Boston, MA (2008-2009)

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) Race for Research (2004, 2005—3rd place)