A new approach to drug delivery.

Founders


Kenneth J. Mandell, M.D., Ph.D. President & CEO
An ophthalmologist-by-training with extensive drug development expertise, Dr. Mandell has developed novel drugs and drug delivery approaches for various topical and injectable applications. He previously served as VP of Early Development at Liquidia, President & COO at Xcovery Vision and Scientific Director at ORA. He is an MIT Affiliate and co-inventor of LayerForm™ technology.

Paula T. Hammond, Ph.D. Founder & Chair of the SAB
Dr. Hammond is the David H. Koch Professor in Engineering at MIT and a leading expert in nanotechnology and drug delivery coatings for medical devices. She is the inventor of the LayerForm™ technology platform. Dr. Hammond is author of numerous patents and publications in the field of biomaterials and nanotechnology and was recently elected Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.