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Michael (Meir) Silver

Entrepreneur • Advisor Israel, IL

Senior Life Sciences and Medical Imaging Executive. Principal, Molecular Innovations Technology and Consultant, Oramed, Ltd..

Senior Life Sciences and Medical Imaging Executive. Principal, Molecular Innovations Technology and Consultant, Oramed, Ltd..

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16 vouches

Primary Skillsets

  • Business Development
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Product
I have an idea, but I'm open to other ideas
Immediately

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Business Development
  • • Biomedical Engineering
  • • Product

Involved In

Positions

President Molecular Innovations Technology February 2015 - present
Project Coordinator Philips Medical Systems 1989 - 1994
Consultant Oramed, Ltd. August 2011 - present
Program Director, Pre-clinical Imaging Systems Aspect Imaging, Ltd. January 2014 - February 2015
Vice President, Clinical Affairs Initia Medical Technologies, Ltd, June 2008 - February 2014
President, Scientific Director Mazal Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. January 2010 - October 2013
Research Assistant Professor of Psychiatry NYU School of Medicine 1995 - 2009
Chief Scientist TopSpin Medical Ltd July 2006 - June 2007
Vice President, Clinical Research DOBI Medical International January 2005 - April 2006
Director Scientific Client Services Synarc, Inc. 2002 - 2004
Director, Business Development Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc. 1996 - 2002
Project Coordinator Philips 1989 - 1994
Manager, Research Collaborations Siemens Medical Systems, Inc. 1984 - 1989
Scientist Siemens Medical Systems, Inc. 1984 - 1989

Education

The Johns Hopkins University EECS (Biomedical Engineering) 1979 - 1985
Lafayette College Physics 1974 - 1977
Northern Highlands Regional High School 1969 - 1973

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Business Development
  • • Biomedical Engineering
  • • Electrical Engineering
  • • Mechanical Engineering
  • • Other Engineering
  • • Fundraising
  • • Marketing
  • • Product
  • • Industrial Design
Advisor With
  • • Grooming telented executives for their next challenge.
Markets of Interest
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Healthcare
  • • Medical Devices

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Business Development • Government Relations • Biomarkers • Clinical research

Key Accomplishments

• Closed over $ 1 million in product sales within ten months.
• Developed Patent for pre-clinical MRI-Radiotherapy device
• Over ten years’ experience in regulatory strategy with FDA and other non-US regulatory guidance
• Managerial oversight for regulatory submissions, and pivotal clinical trials documents
• Developed new therapeutic line of business (Neurology) to over $ 10 M in less than three years with a proposal win rate of 95%
• Reorganized and re-positioned start-up pharmaceutical company with new business plan, clinical advisory boards, and business development opportunities. Key fund-raising executive
• Executed Agreement with Contract Research Organization (CRO) for major Phase II study; provide regulatory strategy and advice for IND submission.
• Lead Clinical Research Department in pivotal PMA clinical trial for improved diagnostic imaging of breast cancer and tumor angiogenesis,
• Oversight of multimillion-dollar clinical research budget and six direct reports.
• Developed new therapeutic line of business (Neurology) to over $ 10 M in less than three years with a proposal win rate of 95%
• Wrote decisive business and marketing analyses for two therapeutic markets saving over $200,000 in the budget.
• Saved over $ 1M in product value as a result of identifying a key patent that was almost allowed to expire.
• Authored or co-authored over forty peer reviewed publications and presentations.
• Experience in designing imaging endpoints in over thirty clinical trials
• Expertise in imaging applications for oncology, CNS, arthritis, osteoporosis, and cardiovascular therapeutics.

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

I am seeking cofounders whose skills and experience complement my own skills and experience.

As an Advisor

I am willing and able to work as an advisor as "hands-on", working with the details, or in providing guidance with R&D, product development, and regulatory strategy.

16
Vouches Received

6
Vouches Given

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Dr. Itzchak Angel
We worked together  •  Chairman of the Board and Acting Chief Executive Officer, Accellta Ltd and Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Novitero Ltd..
Highly experienced and results driven individual. I am sure he shall succeed with whatever he chooses.
Natalia Shashova
We worked together  •  CEO, Clever Technologies Ltd. Previously CTO, Co-Founder, A.S.Tech Ltd..
Michael is one of the great scientists I know
Piotr Starewicz
We worked together  •  President, Resonance Research. Previously Consultant, EBT LLC.
Enormous experience in physics and molecular imaging, from engineering to business development.
Abraham Nyska
We worked together  •  Prof. Abraham Nyska, Dr. Abraham Nyska, Toxicologic Pathology LtD..
MUCH HONEST, DEDICATED WITH WITH GREAT ANALYTICAL MIND
Saul Stokar
We worked together  •  Manager, MRI physics and sequences group, Aspect MRI. Previously CTO, Navotek Medical Ltd.
He has a lot of experience in the medical device industry, in all facets of the product.
Dennis Atkinson
We worked together  •  Director of Corporate Engagement, Wayne State University and Advisor, Larta Institute.
Michael is a brilliant scientist who is able to grasp concepts across a wide range of disciplines and apply them to relevant, unmet clinical ... needs. I think he relates well with others and inspires them to accomplish more.
David Lester
They're my advisor  •  CEO, Founder, NIESM Pty Ltd and Senior Advisor, Gallasus. Northwestern grad.
Smart person, business savvy and great to work with.
Tony Hoffman
We worked together  •  President and CEO, Axella BioVentures and Attending physician, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Michael develops and executes great ideas.
Mikhail Leibov
They're my friends  •  COB and CEO, Amplification Technology and Managing member, Olympia Group LLC.
Michael is always looking for opportunities, takes calculated risks, focused, attentive to detail, on a side of solution - not a problem
Harry K Genant
They're my friends  •  Co-Founder, Member of the Board of Directors and Senior Consultant, CCBR Synarc. University of Chicago grad. Northwestern grad.
History of many successes.
Mark Levitt
They're my friends  •  CEO, Levitt Oncology Associates, Ltd..
Michael has always been, for as long as I've known him, very attuned to business opportunities in the biotech/device field. He is always ex ... ploring new opportunities and is not discouraged if one does not work. He keeps plugging and has held senior positions at a number of companies over the past years.
Greg Mullen, PhD, FRSC
We worked together  •  Chief Scientific Officer for Molecular Imaging, Mediso Medical Imaging Systems and Director, ThinkBiologics.
Michael has great ideas and vast amount of experience in the imaging field
Charles Werner
They're my school  •  Vice President, Gamma Remote Sensing AG. Previously Senior Engineer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory. University of Pennsylvania grad.
He has strong vision and tenaciousness
martin grumet
They're my school  •  Director, Rutgers Stem Cell Research Center, Rutgers University.
Smart, creative and persistence to innovate and see it through to the end.
Bob Sohval, PhD
We worked together  •  Senior Data Scientist and Software Engineer, We-Care.com. Previously Chief Technology Officer | VP Global R&D, Bioscan, Inc..
Michael is bright, knowledgeable, and has an abundance of intellectual curiosity. He has extensive start-up experience and always conducts h ... imself with professionalism and integrity.
Nadav Kidron
We worked together  •  Director, Entera Bio and CEO, Oramed Pharmaceuticlas Inc (OTC: ORMP.OB).
lots of experience. been around for many years in the biz and seen allot. very intelligent

David Tuch
Founder and CEO, Lightpoint Medical. Previously Head of Research Alliances, GE Healthcare. Massachusetts Institute of Technology grad.
David is a visonary, developing medical technology that will improve therapeutic intervention and patient outcomes.

Boaz Lipshitz, CPA (Isr.)
Accountant and Managing partner, MaximOCS and Founder, OCS (Office of the Israeli Cheif Scientist) networking forum.
Boaz is a creative financial executive with a breadth and depth of knowledge in his field, and is easy to work with; an unbeatable combinat ... ion!

Matt Silva
Senior Director of Imaging Research, inviCRO, LLC. Previously Imaging Director of Research, Amgen. Boston grad.
Matt is a first-class scientist and executive, who has successfully bridged the pharmaceutical and medical imaging industries.

Tony Hoffman
President and CEO, Axella BioVentures and Attending physician, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Tony is a physician with an incessant drive to improve the delivery of healthcare and improve patient outcomes.

Harry K Genant
Co-Founder, Member of the Board of Directors and Senior Consultant, CCBR Synarc. University of Chicago grad. Northwestern grad.
Prof. Genant, a visionary in the medical imaging profession, has mentored at least two generations of scientists and physicians, and brought ... medical imaging science to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry.

Greg Mullen, PhD, FRSC
Chief Scientific Officer for Molecular Imaging, Mediso Medical Imaging Systems and Director, ThinkBiologics.
Greg is a genuine entrepreneur in the medical imaging industry, bringing his expertise in Nuclear Medicine and radiopharmaceuticals to clini ... cal and preclinical scientists and the life sciences industry worldwide.