Commercialization Council

Dennis Orgill, MD, PhD

Dennis Orgill, MD, PhD, is the Vice Chair for Quality Improvement in the Department of Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School, and the Director of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Wound Care Center.Dr. Orgill holds a doctoral degree in medical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a medical degree from Harvard University and completed additional training in reconstructive plastic surgery.

The Orgill laboratory focuses on tissue engineering and wound healing, aiming to develop better technologies to treat wounds. The laboratory performs research on artificial skin, micromechanical forces, platelets, and stem cells. Dr. Orgill has consulted for several medical device and start-up companies, and holds several patents.

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