Our Team

The Nanovision team includes world-renowned scientists, engineers, surgeons, researchers, and entrepreneurs.

 

Our Team

The Nanovision team includes world-renowned scientists, engineers, surgeons, researchers, and entrepreneurs.

Scott Thorogood

Scott Thorogood

CEO and Co-founder

Scott Thorogood is a serial CEO and entrepreneur with over 25 years of international senior management and turnaround experience, focused on life sciences, software, cybersecurity and other technology initiatives.

William Freeman

William Freeman, MD

Chief Medical Advisor and Co-founder

William R. Freeman, M.D. is a Distinguished Professor of Ophthalmology, Director of the UCSD Jacobs Retina Center and Vice Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology UCSD Shiley Eye Institute.

Gabriel A. Silva, PhD

Gabriel Silva, PhD

Chief Scientific Advisor and Co-founder

Dr. Silva is Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego, Director of the Center for Engineered Natural Intelligence, and Professor of Ophthalmology.

Larry Murril

Larry Murrill

CFO

Larry is the managing partner of Murrill/Gerbino, LLP, a San Diego based CPA firm specializing in the needs of emerging businesses and their owners.

Sue Bauchner

Sue Bauchner, PhD, PMP

Director of Engineering

Dr. Bauchner leads the Nanovision engineering effort, coordinating collaborations of a diverse team of engineers, scientists, surgeons, faculty & students.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Our Advisory Board

Shu Chien, MD, PhD

 

Paul Citron

Gert Cauwenberghs, PhD

 

Yuh-Hwa Lo, PhD

Mike Sailor, PhD

 

The Honorable Jay M. Cohen

Our Technology icon

Our technology is singularly unique in how the sub retinal device tailors the electrical neural stimulation parameters to the individual patient. It is the most advanced technology available capable of achieving such a degree of patient specificity.

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We are the first group to show that an optoelectronic nanowire technology can successfully achieve photoelectronic stimulation of the retina and retinal tissues.

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