Ari D. Brooks, MD, Director of the Integrated Breast Center, Pennsylvania Hospital; Director, Endocrine and Oncologic Surgery and Professor of Clinical Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Brooks is a Cancer Surgeon at the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests lie at the intersection of engineering and medicine. Over the past 16 years, Dr. Brooks has filed 8 patents on medical devices and has helped bring two to clinical evaluation. He is an advisor for many startups and small companies in the medical device field. In addition, he has helped build collaborative research programs between the School of Medicine and the Engineering school during his time at Drexel, and now at the University of Pennsylvania.