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Bernard A. Harris

President and Chief Executive Officer

Vesalius Ventures Inc

HQ Phone:  (713) 877-9276

Email: b***@***.com

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Vesalius Ventures Inc

1330 Post Oak Blvd

Houston, Texas,77056

United States

Company Description

Vesalius Ventures is a venture capital firm created for diversified investments, targeting large but unmet market needs, compelling technologies, exceptional management teams and superior companies. Founded in 2002 as a VC accelerator focused in medical inform...more

Background Information

Employment History

Flight Surgeon

Aerospace Medical Association


Associate Professor In Internal Medicine

University of Texas Medical Branch


Assistant Professor

Baylor College of Medicine


Information Technology Support Analyst

ICON Solutions\ RR Donnelly


Data Entry Operator 1

University of Houston


Vice President and Chief Scientist

SPACEHAB , Incorporated


Affiliations

U S Physical Therapy Inc

Board Member


The Harris Foundation Inc

President


American College of Physicians

Fellow


Science Buddies

Science Buddies Advisory Board


Greater Houston Community Foundation

Council Member


Houston Technology Center

Board Member


National Math and Science Initiative Inc

Board Member


National Space Biomedical Research Institute

Board Member


Houston Angel Network

Board Member


BioHouston Inc

Board Member


The Medical Informatics and Technology Applications Consortium

Board Member


Salus Telehealth Inc

Vice Chairman


American Telemedicine Association

President


Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated

Member


Babson Capital Management LLC

Board of Trustees


Project HOPE

Board Member


Rijuven Corporation

ADVISORY BOARD Member


The Coalition for Space Exploration

Vice President of Business Development


Harris Institute

President and Founder, Chairman and Board Member


Monebo Technologies , Inc.

Board Member


National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Clinical Scientist and Flight Surgeon


Texas Tech University

Member of the Board of Regents


Boys & Girls Clubs

Board Member


National Academies Institute of Medicine

Senior Consultant for NASA Aerospace Safety Panel, Member of the NASA Biological and Physical Sciences Committee, Council for the NIH National Institute for Deafness and Communications Disorders and Committee


National Academy of Sciences

Board Member


Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Member


Girls Club of Houston

Board Member


Center for Houston

Board Member


Salient , LP

Board Member


The American Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Board Member


National Black MBA Association Inc

Board Member


National Research Council

Fellow In Endocrinology


ViTel Net Inc

Advisory Board Member


USPH

Board Member


Horatio Alger Association

Member


National Museum of Science and Industry

Board Member


Kodiak Thermal Technologies Inc

Chairman of the Technology Advisory Board


Reasoning Mind

Member, Board of Trustees


Houston Zoo Inc

Board Member


Additional

Board Member


Texas Higher Education Coalition Texas Commission

Senior Consultant for NASA Aerospace Safety Panel, Member of the NASA Biological and Physical Sciences Committee, Council for the National Institute Health and National Institute for Deafness, Texas Tech University Board of Regents


Jr. Forum

Team Member


SCORE

Board Member


SilverMark Capital

Board Member


Phi Kappa Phi

Member


Mayo Foundation

Member


Texas Medical Association

Member


Minnesota Medical Association

Member


American Medical Association

Member


National Medical Association

Member


Americans.net

Member


Mineral Research

Member


Service Corps

Board Member


American Society for Bone

Member


New Jersey Institute of Technology

Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters


NIH National Institute for Deafness

Member


Camp News

Founder


The Endowment Fund

Board Member


Fox Business

Board Member


eCardio Diagnostics LLC

Board Member


NMSI

Board Member


Trail Networks Inc.

Member


Technology Tree Group Inc

Board Member


Houston Small Business Development Corporation

Board Member


Constellation Services International , Inc.

Member of Board of Advisors


Partners Bank of Texas

Board Member


RMD Networks , Inc.

Board Member


Harris County Medical Society

Member


Education

Space Medicine

Distinguished


BS

National Academies Institute of Medicine


Bachelor of Science

Biology

University of Houston


Doctorate of Medicine

Texas Tech University School of Medicine


M.D.

Baylor College of Medicine


M.D.

Columbia


M.D.

M University


M.D.

The University of Texas Medical Branch


M.D.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute


MBA


MD degree

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine


Master of Business Administration

University of Houston Clear Lake


Master of Medical Science

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston


Master of Medical Science

University of Texas Medical Branchat Galveston


Master's Degree

Biomedical Science

University of Texas Medical Branch


bachelor of science degree

biology

Sam Houston High School


bachelor of science degree

biology

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston


bachelor's degree

Baylor University


bachelor?s degree

science

University of Houston


diploma

Sam Houston High School


honorary doctorate

Morehouse College School of Medicine


honorary doctorates

New Jersey Institute of Technology , University of Hartford


honorary doctorates

Stony Brook University


honorary doctorates

Stonybrook University


master's degree

University of Texas at Galveston


master?s degree

medical science

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston


Web References(190 Total References)


www.sec.gov

The accompanying proxy card, unless marked to the contrary, will be voted in favor of the election of Jerald L. Pullins, Christopher J. Reading, Lawrance W. McAfee, Mark J. Brookner, Harry S. Chapman, Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr., Edward L. Kuntz, Reginald E. Swanson and Clayton K. Trier.
Pullins, Brookner, Chapman, Kuntz, Trier, and Dr. Harris are independent under the NYSE listing standards. Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr. Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr. joined our Board on August 23, 2005. Since 2001, Dr. Harris has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Vesalius Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in early stage medical informatics and technology. Since 2006, Dr. Harris has served as a Class III director of Sterling Bancshares, Inc., a bank holding company. From 1996 to 2001, he served as Chief Medical Officer and Vice President for Space Hab, an aerospace company. Dr. Harris is a former astronaut, having completed two space shuttle missions. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic and trained as a flight surgeon at the Aerospace School of Medicine at Brooks Air Force Base.


usph.com [cached]

Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr., Director
Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr., Director Dr. Bernard A. Harris joined our Board on August 23, 2005. From 2001, Dr. Harris has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Vesalius Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in early stage medical informatics and technology. From 2006, Dr. Harris has served as a Class III director of Sterling Bancshares, Inc., a bank holding company. From 1996 to 2001, he served as Chief Medical Officer and Vice President for Space Hab, an aerospace company. Dr. Harris is a former astronaut, having completed two space shuttle missions. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic and trained as a flight surgeon at the Aerospace School of Medicine at Brooks Air Force Base.


www.houstontech.org [cached]

Dr. Bernard A. Harris, Jr.
CEO & Managing Director, Vesalius Ventures Four Locations. ONE HTC.


salustelehealth.com [cached]

Bernard A. Harris, Jr
Bernard A. Harris, Jr MD, MBA, FACP Vice Chairman Read Biography Bernard A. Harris, Jr. Dr. Harris is currently Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner of Vesalius Ventures, Inc., a venture capital firm, that invest in early to mid stage Healthcare technologies and companies. Prior to Vesalius Ventures, Dr. Harris was at NASA for ten years, where he conducted research in musculoskeletal physiology and disuse osteoporosis. Later, as Head of the Exercise Countermeasure Project, he conducted clinical investigations of space adaptation and developed in-flight medical devices to extend Astronaut stays in space, which involved the use of telemetry. A veteran astronaut for over eighteen years, he has logged more than 438 hours and traveled over 7.2 million miles in space. On his second flight, Dr.Harris conducted the first telemedicine conference from space with the Mayo Clinic and became the "First African American to walk in Space". Dr. Harris served as Vice President and Chief Scientist of SPACEHAB, Inc., an innovative space commercialization company where he directed the company's space science business. There he was involved in business development and marketing of the company's space-based products and services. Dr. Harris' focus was the enhancement of medical devices for use in remote environments. Later, he served as Vice President of Business Development for Space Media, Inc., an Informatics company, establishing an e-commerce initiative. Currently, he is on the Board for the Houston Angel Network, Medical Informatics, Technology and Applications Center,Houston Technology Center, BioHouston, the National Math and Science Initiative and the National Space Biomedical Research Institute, Board of Scientific Counselors. In addition, he was a Senior Consultant for NASA Aerospace Safety Panel, Member of the NASA Biological and Physical Sciences Committee, Council for the NIH National Institute for Deafness and Communications Disorders and committee for the National Academies Institute of Medicine. He holds several faculty appointments including, Associate Professor in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch and Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine. Additionally, he is the author and co-author of numerous scientific publications. Dr. Harris is also the founder and president of the Harris Foundation, which supports math and science education and crime prevention programs for America's youth. Dr. Harris earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Houston, a Master of Medical Science from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Houston and a Doctorate of Medicine from Texas Tech University School of Medicine. He completed a Residency in Internal Medicine at the Mayo Clinic, a National Research Council Fellowship in Endocrinology at the NASA Ames Research Center and trained as a Flight Surgeon at the Aerospace School of Medicine, Brooks Air Force Base. He is also a licensed private pilot and certified scuba diver.


salustelehealth.com [cached]

Bernard A. Harris, Jr., M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.P., was elected vice chairman of the board.
Dr. Harris is currently CEO and managing partner of Versalius Ventures, Inc., a venture capital firm that invests in early to mid-stage healthcare technologies and companies. Selected by NASA in January 1990, Dr. Harris became an astronaut in July 1991. He is qualified for assignment as a mission specialist on future Space Shuttle flight crews. He served as the crew representative for Shuttle Software in the Astronaut Office Operations Development Branch. A veteran of two space flights, Dr. Harris used telemedicine in space. Dr. Harris served at NASA for ten years, conducting research in musculoskeletal physiology and disuse osteoporosis.


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