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Robert S. Ward

President and Chief Executive Officer

ExThera Medical Corporation

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ExThera Medical Corporation

813 Heinz Ave.

Berkeley, California,94710

United States

Company Description

Based in Martinez, Calif., ExThera Medical is a privately held medical device company developing an innovative, single-use blood filter capable of capturing and removing a broad range of bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins or other harmful substances from who... more

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Employment History

Contracting Specialist

Computing Technologies


Chairman

Emergence Venture Partners LLC


Video Producer

Columbia University


Partner

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Video Producer

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CoTs


Affiliations

DSM N.V.

AD-TS Engineer


PTG

Founder


The Polymer Technology Group Inc

Founder


Education

engineering management and polymer science

Northeastern University


B.S.

chemical engineering

University of Massachusetts


Doctorate

Humane Letters

University of Massachusetts


Masters Certificate

Government Contracting

George Washington University


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medtech incubator, Emergence Venture Partners, LLC. Leadership

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Robert S. Ward, Ph.D.
Chairman Bob Ward, a chemical engineer and well-known expert in biomedical polymer science, is Chairman of Emergence Venture Partners LLC, President and CEO of ExThera Medical, and the former President and Chief Executive of DSM Biomedical in Berkeley, California, a biomaterials and medical device company he founded in 1989 (Polymer Technology Group, "PTG"). Bob has 40 years of experience in the development and manufacturing of Class III medical devices, and R&D/manufacturing of novel biomaterials for critical applications. Materials and components developed and manufactured under his direction have been used in hundreds of devices and prosthetic implants. He is a frequent contributor to the technical literature and the inventor of many widely used biomaterials and surface modification technologies. In 2003 he was awarded the "Technology Innovation and Development Award" from the Society for Biomaterials. In 2004he was named one of MD&DI's "100 Most Notable People" in the medical device industry. In 2006 he received the "Excellence in Surface Science Award" from The Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation. In 2012 he was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts. Earlier in his career, he worked for seven years for Avco Medical Products, and 10 years for Thoratec before founding PTG. Bob studied engineering management and polymer science at Northeastern University and he has a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Massachusetts and a Doctorate in Humane Letters from the University of Massachusetts.


ExThera Medical's outstanding leadership

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Robert S. Ward, Ph.D. (h)
President & Chief Executive Officer Bob Ward, a chemical engineer and well-known expert in biomedical polymer science, is Chairman of Emergence Venture Partners LLC, President and CEO of ExThera Medical, and the former President and Chief Executive of DSM Biomedical in Berkeley, California, a biomaterials and medical device company he founded in 1989 (asThe Polymer Technology Group). Dr. Ward has nearly 40 years of related experience. He is a frequent contributor to the technical literature and the inventor of many widely-used biomaterials and surface modification technologies. In 2003 he was awarded the Technology Innovation and Development Award from the Society for Biomaterials. In 2004 he was named one of MD&DI's 100 most notable people in the medical device industry. In 2006 he received the Excellence in Surface Science award from The Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation. In 2012 he was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts. Bob worked for seven years for Avco Medical Products, and 10 years for Thoratec before founding PTG. He studied Engineering Management and polymer science at Northeastern University, and he has a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts.


Emergence

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Robert S. ("Bob") Ward receives honorary doctorate degree from University of Massachusetts Lowell
Management Robert S. Ward, Ph.D. Chairman Bob Ward, a chemical engineer and well-known expert in biomedical polymer science, is Chairman of Emergence Venture Partners LLC, President and CEO of ExThera Medical, and the former President and Chief Executive of DSM Biomedical in Berkeley, California, a biomaterials and medical device company he founded in 1989 (Polymer Technology Group, "PTG"). Bob has 40 years of experience in the development and manufacturing of Class III medical devices, and R&D/manufacturing of novel biomaterials for critical applications. Materials and components developed and manufactured under his direction have been used in hundreds of devices and prosthetic implants. - He is a frequent contributor to the technical literature and the inventor of many widely used biomaterials and surface modification technologies. In 2003 he was awarded the "Technology Innovation and Development Award" from the Society for Biomaterials. In 2004he was named one of MD&DI's "100 Most Notable People" in the medical device industry. In 2006 he received the "Excellence in Surface Science Award" from The Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation. In 2012 he was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts. Earlier in his career, he worked for seven years for Avco Medical Products, and 10 years for Thoratec before founding PTG. Bob studied engineering management and polymer science at Northeastern University and he has a B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Massachusetts and a Doctorate in Humane Letters from the University of Massachusetts.


2016 BioInterface Schedule - Surfaces in Biomaterials Foundation

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Robert Ward, ExThera Medical Corporation "Development of Replacement Polyurethanes for Implantation and Their Use as Platforms for New Biomaterials Development"


Fraser Finance - Investment Banking for Technology and Media - News

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"ExThera's vision is to make life-threatening bloodstream infections unheard of in the future by providing clinicians with a broad-spectrum therapeutic option that allows treatment to begin quickly - even before pathogen identification," said Robert Ward, CEO of ExThera Medical.


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