The Industrial Advisory Board (IAB) is comprised of executives from the life science industry in Utah. The board advises the department in curriculum development, student training, community outreach, collaborative opportunities and information transfer. As partners, the IAB and the Bioengineering Department work together continuously to improve the department's relevance and effectiveness. A board directory is available in pdf format or as html.
Top Row (Left to Right): Bert Bunnell (Bunnell Inc.), Raymond Cutler (Ceramatec), Tim Nieman (Edwards LIfesciences Research Medical), Brian Cummings (University of Utah, Technology Commercialization Office), Jerry Nelson (Nelson Labs), Kelly Christian (Bard Access Systems), Ben Shirley (Utah Medical Products, Inc.), Rich Linder (Coherex Medical)
The IAB executive team serves as a steering committee for the IAB. The executive team provides oversight for the IAB by identifying value areas and developing the board's mission. The current IAB executive team members are: