Diana Sanchez, PhD

Associate Director, Alliance Management

Prior to joining OTD, Diana was a postdoctoral fellow at the Schepens Eye Research Institute / Mass Eye and Ear, where she ran a project for the development of a novel in-vitro model of the neurovascular unit. Prior to Schepens, Diana’s doctoral studies focused on the development of an extracellular matrix-based vascular graft to regenerate arteries. Diana also participated in business plan competitions to commercialize medical devices, and worked as a Patent Engineer at an IP Law firm. Diana earned her B.E. in Mechanical Engineering, M.Sc. in Biomedical Sciences, and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the Universidad de los Andes in Colombia.