Do you have a novel idea for an invention, a patent, or a start-up company? Are you curious about what inspired people and how they realized their vision?

If so, we hope you join us for this interesting panel discussion with three faculty members who will share their entrepreneurial journeys. During this session, you will learn about Johns Hopkins Tech Ventures (JHTV) and gain insight into the future of academic medicine and technology. Panelists will briefly share their projects and there will be plenty of time for Q & A.

Facilitators: Drs. Mike Weisfeldt, Kimberly Skarupski


  • Sashank Reddy, MD, PhD: Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, Medical Director of JHTV: LifeSprout: Soft tissue restoration. A successful startup.
  • Jamie Spangler, PhD: Assistant Professor BME: Bispecific Antibodies to Fight Cancer.
  • Ron Berger, MD, PhD: Professor of Medicine in Cardiology: novel waveform to reduce the severe pain associated with implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) shocks: EP Sciences: A successful startup with First in Man technology.