Sepehr Fariabi, Ph.D.

Dr. Sepehr Fariabi has an extensive experience innovating and delivering complex projects in the medical device and drug/device combination industry.  He has broad expertise in the development of cardiovascular, structural heart, endovascular, and neurovascular devices.  He has worked for a number of successful Fortune 500 and entrepreneurial start-up companies (all acquired) in the medical device discipline.  Dr. Fariabi demonstrated ability to achieve successful research and commercial results under tight timeline, budget and resources. 

He is currently serving as Chief Technology Officer for Suzhou Innomed Medical Device Company in Suzhou, China and serving as Scientific Advisory Board Member of Transvascular Medical Inc. In his previous roles, he served as Scientist, Director, and Vice President for several medical device companies including Guidant/Abbott Lab, Edwards Lifesciences, Biosensors International, Nfocus Neuromedical, IDEV Technologies, and Ellipse Technologies.  He also co-founded Advanced Bifurcation Systems and Mitral Interventions.  He holds more than 40 issued patents including named the sole inventor of first Cobalt Chromium Stents (Vision Stent), developed Nitinol tubing for application of peripheral vascular stents, as well as a unique mitral valve repair system.

Check out Dr. Fariabi's presentation abstract here.