PRINCIPAL TEAM MEMBERS
Richard H. Sandler, MD
1997-Present : President and CEO
Biomedical Acoustics Research Company, Orlando, FL
1990-2013 : Director
Biomedical Acoustics Research Group, Rush Medical College; Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Rush Children’s Hospital, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL.
2012-Present : Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL .
2002-2012 : Adjunct Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Illinois in Chicago.
1989-1990 : Assistant in Medicine and Instructor
Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Hansen A. Mansy, Ph.D.
1997-Present : Chief scientist
Biomedical Acoustics Research Co, Orlando, FL
2013-Present : Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL .
1996-2013 : Senior Research Scientist and Associate Director
Biomedical Acoustics Research Group, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL
1999-Present : Adjunct Associate Professor in Bioengineering
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
1989-2002 : Adjunct Associate Professor in Mechanical
Materials and Aerospace Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL
Michelle A. Anderson, CPA
Board of Directors
Richard H. Sandler, MD, President:
Responsible for overall research direction and company development. He has over 30 years of relevant experience and training in acoustics, engineering, and medicine at prestigious universities including University of Michigan, Harvard and MIT.
Hansen A. Mansy, PhD, Chief Scientist:
Dr. Mansy has lead product development with over 17 years of experience in biomedical acoustics and over 25 years of experience in engineering, instrumentation, and R&D. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor of bioengineering at UIC, and of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at IIT where (for over 20 years) he has taught instrumentation, experimental design, digital data acquisition and processing, statistics, and design of electromechanical systems. He co-authored 30 scientific articles in the engineering literature and holds 12 patents in areas of the measurements, instrumentation and digital signal processing. He is an active scientific reviewer for bioengineering journals and federal funding agencies. He has recently joined the bioengineering faculty at University of Central Florida.
John DeFoggi – DBA, is focused on the regulatory compliance and product development efforts. He has over 30 years experience in medical device development and commercialization. Dr. DeFoggi has worked with medical device, pharmaceutical and biotech companies to discover, develop and commercialize medical devices globally. He has extensive experience in designing and implementing product development processes, usability testing, and product innovation, and product commercialization and launch.
Jim Hauert - MBA, is responsible for commercialization and business development. Mr. Hauert has successfully commercialized medical devices, biologics and injectables in markets throughout the world. A former Baxter Healthcare executive now focused on finding and marketing new technologies.