Arthur Coury

Dr. Coury has more than 40 years of expertise in the field of Biomaterials. He was recognized as one of “100 Notable People in the Medical Device Industry” by MD&DI magazine in 2008, and was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 2009. Dr. Coury’s broad experience in senior management roles include: Director, Polymer Technology (1988-1993) and Corporate Research Fellow (1983-1993) at Medtronic, Inc.; Vice President, Research (1993-2000) and Chief Scientific Officer (1998-2000) at Focal, Inc.; and Vice President, Biomaterials Research at Genzyme Corporation (2000-2008). Dr. Coury holds a B.S. degree in chemistry from the University of Delaware (1962), a Ph.D. in organic chemistry (1965) and an M.B.A. (1980) from the University of Minnesota.