Mr. Warbington has over 25 years of executive level management experience. Mr. Warbington has an Accounting degree from Arizona State University. For 15 years, he owned a national agricultural (produce) and finance company with annual revenues of $8,000,000 to $12,000,000. Prior to that, he served as Chief Operating Officer of the U.S. subsidiary of a British firm engaged in the international food trade. For eight years, Mr. Warbington has invested in the biotechnology industry and has provided strategic and tactical advice as a consultant to a publically traded bio-tech firm. In connection with this experience, he has built a network of scientists, physicians and executives to participate as executive officers and directors of CMH.
Amit Patel MS MD
Dr. Patel is a cardiac surgeon in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery, and Director of Clinical Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. After completing his medical training at Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Patel went on to pioneer break-through therapies using stem cells to treat congestive heart failure and to become a world leader in stem cell therapies. In April of 2016, the highly regarded medical journal Lancet published a study headed by Dr. Patel demonstrating the efficacy of stem cell therapies for preventing cardiac events in patients with end-stage heart failure. Dr. Patel is a principal inventor behind CMT’s pipeline technologies.
Thomas Ichim PhD
Dr. Ichim has 20 years experience in the biotechnology industry, having served as the Vice President of Cellular Therapies, Intrexon, Inc. Dr. Ichim is an accomplished inventor and was the President and Chief Scientific Officer at Medistem, Inc., a recently acquired publicly traded company. Dr. Ichim has a PhD in Immunology from University of Sciences Arts and Technology, Olveston Monserrat, a MSc in Microbiology and Immunology from University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada and a BSc in Biology from the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Ichim has written over 100 peer reviewed publications and has founded and operated successful biotech companies in the past.
Donald Dickerson MBA
Mr. Dickerson has a Masters of Business Administration, Finance from the University of Southern California. Mr. Dickerson has worked in a number of management and accounting positions and has experience with companies in the technology, manufacturing and health sciences area. Mr. Dickerson’s experience includes leadership positions at BioRasi, Dell, Boeing Capital and Medistem, Inc.