Executive Advisory Committee


SBME EAC

Comprised of established scientific leaders from prominent international institutions in the field of Biomedical Engineering, the External Advisory Committee provides expert, third-party, evidenced-based input on strategic and operational aspects of the School.

They consult SBME leadership on education, research, industry and partnerships programs that fall under the umbrella of UBC’s SBME.


Alison Marsden, PhD

Stanford, Associate Professor and Wall Center Scholar Departments of Pediatrics, Bioengineering, and Mechanical Engineering & Member of Bio-X
https://profiles.stanford.edu/alison-marsden
https://cbcl.stanford.edu/

Cecilia GiachelliCecilia Giachelli, PhD

University of Washington, Chair and Professor Department of Bioengineering & W. Hunter and Dorothy Simpson Endowed Chair
https://bioe.uw.edu/portfolio-items/giachelli/

C. Ross Ethier, PhD (EAC CHAIR)

Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University, Georgia Research Alliance Lawrence L. Gellerstedt, Jr. Eminent Scholar in Bioengineering & Wallace H. Coulter Dept. of Biomedical Engineering
https://www.bme.gatech.edu/bme/faculty/C.%20Ross-Ethier
http://ethier.gatech.edu/

Douglas LauffenburgerDouglas Lauffenburger, PhD

MIT, Ford Professor of Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Biology & Head of Department of Biological Engineering
https://be.mit.edu/directory/douglas-a-lauffenburger
http://web.mit.edu/dallab/