Dr. Emily White New Director of Operations at Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Emily White, MD, has joined Focused Ultrasound Foundation as the Director of Operations. She will lead an ongoing effort to increase efficiency and effectiveness throughout the organization.
“I’m honored to be a part of the Foundation team. This is a dynamic, fast paced organization with a broad agenda, and my work will help to streamline existing programs as well as initiate critical new efforts,” says Dr. White.
“Emily is the perfect fit for our mission to save time and save lives,” adds Neal F. Kassell, MD, Chairman of the Focused Ultrasound Foundation. “Her extensive background in clinical medicine, technical start-ups, non-profit management, business development, grant writing and surgical oncology research will add tremendous value as she interfaces with all aspects of the Foundation’s operations.”
Prior to joining the Foundation, Dr. White was a private consultant working in operations and business development support in the healthcare and medical start-up space. Her background includes training in general surgery, leadership positions in several highly technical start-up companies with federal clients, non-profit executive management and over 25 years of grant writing experience. She completed her undergraduate degree in Biology & Anthropology at Smith College, holds certification for Community Conflict Resolution from Loyola Law School, and is a University of Virginia School of Medicine graduate.