Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
CEO of Foundry
Managing Director of Hatteras Discovery and Venture Partner at Hatteras Venture Partners
Founder, Gilt Groupe
The Entrepreneurship Center at UCSF presidents renowned retinal surgeon, inventor and entrepreneur Eugene de Juan, Jr., MD. De Juan is a serial entrepreneur and UCSF faculty member who has founded nine companies, five while at UCSF, all while practicing medicine; raised $100 million and sold one of the companies. He is the Founder and Vice Chairman of ForSight Labs, an incubator where he is an active inventor and advisor in early-stage ophthalmic devices. Gene will share his perspectives on being an entrepreneur and not fitting perfectly into either science or the commercial world.
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