Our network encompasses an elite group of professionals carefully selected based on their expertise in business formation and operations, as well as for their desire and ability to effectively share hard-earned lessons with our program participants.
- Office Hours - Our director is available to answer any questions and refer inventors to additional resources.
- Entrepreneurs in Residence - Our network of industry professionals provide their expertise to help translate your discoveries. After an initial meeting with the director, you may be referred to one of these advisors who may be able to offer his or her help in the specific industry or functional domain.
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About the Director
Sarah Kishinevsky, PhD, is the Director of the Dean’s Entrepreneurship Lab at Weill Cornell Medicine. She is a member of the 1st Pitch Life Sciences Steering Committee for the MidAtlantic BioAngels and served on the Entrepreneurial Startup Advisory Panel for NY Tech Connect. She is also a founder of the Bench to Bedside Initiative (BBI).
Sarah received her undergraduate degree from Columbia College, Columbia University, where she majored in Economics-Mathematics. She was an investment banking analyst for two years at Bear, Stearns & Co. prior to embarking on her graduate studies at the Weill Cornell Neuroscience graduate program. During her graduate studies, she was a recipient of the NIH F31 pre-doctoral fellowship and co-authored publications in journals including Nature and Cell Stem Cell.