Dr. Bakhru is a Founder of Perosphere Inc. (now Perosphere Technologies Inc. and Perosphere Pharmaceuticals Inc.), an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medical Science at Brown University and Lecturer in Entrepreneurship. He is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Amylyx Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Bakhru has co-authored over 30 publications, ten patents and one book chapter; his work has been published in 40 conference proceedings and abstracts. Dr. Bakhru received a BS in Biomedical Engineering from Columbia University, an MSE from Johns Hopkins University in Materials Engineering and a PhD from Carnegie Mellon University in Biomedical Engineering as a Dowd Fellow in the Institute for Complex Engineered Systems. He was winner of the 2008 Global MOOT Corp competition, and in 2009, received the Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business “Entrepreneur of the Year” and “Manufacturing Entrepreneur of the Year” alumni prizes.
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