External Advisory Committee

The Department of Biomedical Engineering's External Advisory Committee (EAC) is comprised of leaders in academia and industry who support excellence in biomedical engineering education. The committee meets twice a year to provide counsel and help the department achieve its strategic goals.

Mr. Walter Humann, External Advisory Committee Chair
President & CEO
OsteoMed L.P.

Dr. Ahmad Ahmadi
Plastic Surgeon
Avante Plastic Surgery

Dr. Thomas Caven
Vice President of Medical Affairs and Medical Director
Seton Health Alliance/Ascension Texas

Mr. John Cox
Founder, Co-President
SevenPico, Inc.

Mr. Steve Engle
CEO
CohBar, Inc. 

Dr. Cecilia Giachelli
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Washington

Dr. Cristal Glangchai
Founder & CEO
VentureLab

Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Comprehensive Heart Care, PA
Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. William R. Wagner
Director, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Professor, Surgery, Bioengineering, and Chemical Engineering
University of Pittsburgh

Mr. Avi Wolfson
Global Marketing Director
Cytiva