Dr. Jeffrey Karp

Jeffrey Karp, Chair of the scientific committee and co-founder

Dr. Jeffrey Karp is an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and a prolific inventor.

He is Faculty at the Harvard SC Institute and at MIT in Boston. His research focuses on the interface of materials science, bio-inspired biology, and medicine. His work has been recognized in some of the most renowned scientific journals including Nature, Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and Cell. Dr. Jeffrey Karp has also received numerous prestigious recognition and has been recognized as one of the top healthcare innovators. Dr. Jeffrey Karp is an elected member of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering’s College of Fellows and he a Kavli Fellow. He received his BS and Ph.D. from McGill University and from Toronto University.