GAiT Director Dr. Michael May
Michael May completed his PhD in Chemical Engineering at the University of Toronto in 1998 as a NSERC Scholar and was awarded the Martin Walmsley Fellowship for Technological Entrepreneurship.
Michael is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine. Prior to CCRM, Michael was the President, Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Rimon Therapeutics Ltd., a Toronto-based regenerative medicine company developing novel medical polymers that possess drug-like activity. Michael sits on a number of Boards and advisory committees, including: MaRS Innovation, Rimon Therapeutics Ltd., 20/20 Vision, the Advanced Regenerative Tissue Engineering Centre, the Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, at the University of Toronto and the McMaster Mohawk Biotechnology Program.
The implementation of novel collaborative structures for the identification and resolution of barriers to pluripotent stem cell translation