OUR TEAM

 

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP

Vascular Technologies Inc. is led by experienced and knowledgeable professionals with backgrounds in medical product development and marketing.

Jeff Morgan –  RA/QA

He has assisted both international and domestic medical device and biopharmaceutical companies and clinical laboratories since 1998. Jeff represents projects such as: FDA Warning Letter Remediation Assistance, 510(k) Device Submissions, CE Mark Technical File Assembly, FDA Quality System Audits, ISO 13485 Audits and Consulting, Environmental Monitoring Development and Consultation, Complaint Management Assistance/Remediation, Quality Systems Development, Supplier Audits, Sterility Control /Clean Room SOP Development

MICHAEL KNOX,  DIRECTOR

Mr. Knox is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a bachelors degree from the University of South Florida. He brings more than 30 years of extensive business experience in a wide range of industries. He is also a member of the American Institute and the Florida Institute of Public Accountants. He joined Ultroid® as the Chief Financial Officer in 2007, and became Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer, respectively, during 2009 and 2010. Mr. Knox supervises the Company’s operations and finances, as well as FDA and production activities.

KEVIN McADAMS, DIRECTOR.

Mr. McAdams is currently Regional Operations Manager for the Southeast, for Florida Home Medical, Inc., doing business as Attenda Health Care Solutions, where he is responsible for coordinating activities with HMOs and MSOs through the capitated model and FFS agreements. He earlier founded Interactive Cardio-Pulmonary Inc. d/b/a All Care Medical Supply where during his tenure as CEO and President, he developed a business focused on Managed Care Heath Plans and MSO contracting, he acquired two competitors and expanded the company to become a regional provider in Florida with the help of a strong partnership structure. Subsequently, he created a focused approach with several Managed Care HMOs and in 2004 sold the company to Walgreens. He served as Vice President of Sales for an MRI company contracting with Hospitals and Physicians, and Director of Sales and Ops for South East Diagnostic, providing diagnostic services to Physicians. Earlier, he operated landscape design, site development, and real estate organizations. He graduated from the University of Central Florida with a BSBA degree in Business Administration with a major in Marketing in 1991.

JOHN WLASSICH, Ph. D., DIRECTOR

John Wlassich completed a MS and PhD in electromechanical engineering at MIT in the Newman Laboratory of Biomechanics and Human Rehabilitation. He has more than 20 years in product development and manufacturing technology, including US and OUS successful medical device launches. He led teams to build and implement a medical device Quality Management System that passed FDA QSR and is certified to ISO 13485:2003. He is the author of several successful 510(k) Notifications and Technical Files. He is currently Director of Advanced Technologies with Vision-Sciences, a publically traded medical device company, responsible for product pipeline and technology strategy. Formerly, he was VP of Engineering with Nomir Medical Technologies, where he led teams to develop the company’s award-winning FDA-cleared and successful product line, which received favorable press in the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Earlier, John was with the Gillette Company, where he led a team that developed the first 100 prototypes of a billion dollar brand. His increasing responsibilities included a 4 years in London with the their blade & razor R&D group, creating Gillette products currently on the market.

The Company is led by its Board of Directors and its Executive Committee, comprised of three Board members.

MEDICAL ADVISORS

JOHN ISSAC DELGADO, M.D., MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Delgado practices Gastroenterology in Tampa, FL since 1990. He received his Medical Degree from the University of Illinois in 1985. Dr. Delgado completed his medical training at the University of Chicago affiliated Hospital and his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville. He is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterology Association, American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and the Florida Gastroenterology Society. Dr. Delgado has served as Chief of Gastroenterology at Tampa General Hospital (2000-2001 and 2009-2012), Vice Chief of Department of Gastroenterology at Tampa General Hospital (1999-2000 and 2012-present) and as member of the Medical Executive Committee at Kindred Hospital.

CESAR A. SANTIAGO, M.D., ADVISOR

Dr. Santiago is a board certified colorectal surgeon whose education and training include University of Michigan, Ponce School of Medicine (Puerto Rico), Mount Sinai School of Medicine/Cabrini, and University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. He is currently the Medical Director of the Center for Advanced Robotic Surgery, Tampa, and Tampa Surgical Associates of Tampa. He previously served at The Colorectal Institute, Fort Myers, and was Medical Director of Medi Home Health. He was also a Director of the American Cancer Society. He has been involved in research and Clinical Trial Studies and has written a variety of publications and research reports on subjects in his field of expertise. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, as well as a Board member of the Tampa Bay Latin American Medical Society.