Our Team

Management Team

Trisha Pfluger, M.S.
CEO/President
Trisha Pfluger, M.S.
CEO/President

 Trisha is a scientist, entrepreneur, inventor and published regenerative medicine thought leader with over 15 years' experience in the research, translational and clinical sciences. Longer Bio Click Here

Davit Mrelashvili, M.D., MBA
Chief Medical Officer
Davit Mrelashvili, M.D., MBA
Chief Medical Officer

 Dr. Davit Mrelashvili is a board certified neurologist, a published clinical researcher, entrepreneur and business executive who practices neurology at the University of South Carolina and serves as advisor and key opinion leader on product development for multiple large pharmaceutical organizations.. Longer Bio Click Here

Mike Bellon, MSEE, BSEE.
Chief Technology Officer
Mike Bellon, MSEE, BSEE.
Chief Technology Officer

Mike Bellon is an accomplished systems engineer, engineering leader and business executive. He has worked for nearly 20 years with Fortune 500 leading tech companies in the Silicon Valley area, where he has taken multiple novel engineering products to market, directly enabling sales of over $30 million. Longer Bio Click Here

Wayne Pfluger
Treasurer/Controller
Wayne Pfluger
Treasurer/Controller

 Mr. Pfluger completed his Bachelor’s degree in accounting at the University of Houston. Since then, Mr. Pfluger worked as an accountant for several companies, including Gulf Oil, in Houston, Texas before relocating to San Jose, CA, where he worked for Envirotech Corp. Longer Bio Click Here

Board of Advisors

Dr. Jan Nolta, Ph.D.
Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Jan Nolta, Ph.D.
Regenerative Medicine

 Dr. Nolta is the Director of the Stem Cell Program at UC Davis School of Medicine, and directs the Institute for Regenerative Cures. The UC Davis Stem Cell Program has over 150 faculty members collaborating to work toward stem cell-related cures for a spectrum of diseases and injuries. Longer Bio Click Here

Dr. Carolyn Rynard
Regulatory
Dr. Carolyn Rynard
Regulatory

Carolyn Rynard is a Principal Scientist at Cardinal Health Regulatory Sciences, and has over thirty years’ experience in drug, device, combination product and biologic product development. Drug development experience is from the research stage through nonclinical, clinical, commercial, and postapproval stages for drugs and devices. Longer Bio Click Here

Nola Masterson, M.S.
Corporate Formation
Nola Masterson, M.S.
Corporate Formation

 Nola Masterson is an experienced global executive and board leader serving on public company, venture-backed private company and non- profit organization boards. Longer Bio Click Here

Dr. Edward McKenna, Ph.D.
Advisor, Medical Device Executive
Dr. Edward McKenna, Ph.D.
Advisor, Medical Device Executive

 "Dr. McKenna is an entrepreneur, technologist and visionary business leader with 15 years of experience working with cutting edge technology and developing strategies that have successfully brought numerous innovative products to market. He has an outstanding track record of efficient execution in both startups and large corporations, from new products to disruptive strategies. Longer Bio Click Here

Clinical Advisors

Dr. Allan Bernstein, M.D.
Chair
Dr. Allan Bernstein, M.D.
Chair

Allan L. Bernstein, M.D., is a neurologist certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has been involved in clinical practice, teaching and research for over 30 years and is the author of more than fifty articles and book chapters in major medical publications on stroke, memory loss, Longer Bio Click Here

Davit Mrelashvili, M.D., MBA
Chief Medical Officer
Davit Mrelashvili, M.D., MBA
Chief Medical Officer

 Dr. Davit Mrelashvili is a board certified neurologist, a published clinical researcher, entrepreneur and business executive who practices neurology at the University of South Carolina and serves as advisor and key opinion leader on product development for multiple large pharmaceutical organizations.. Longer Bio Click Here

Dr. Erwin Mangubat, MD, MPH
Member
Dr. Erwin Mangubat, MD, MPH
Member

Erwin Mangubat, MD, MPH, received his medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, and a master's in public health from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, followed by an epilepsy and functional fellowship at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle. He returned to Rush University Medical Center for his endovascular fellowship. Dr. Mangubat's interests include endovascular neurosurgery, as well as epilepsy and functional neurosurgery.

Dr. Souvik Sen
Member
Dr. Souvik Sen
Member

Dr. Souvik Sen is a professor and Chair of the Neurology Department. He joined University of South Carolina School of Medicine faculty member in January, 2010. He is also a recipient of the prestigious Center of Economic Excellence Stroke Chair in South Carolina. Longer Bio Click Here