Judge, 2018 MBA Mid-Atlantic

Ali is pictured above with his VCIC team that took Entrepreneurs’ Choice in the 2015 Mid-Atlantic regional finals.

Dr. Afshar obtained his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computational Medicine, from Whiting School of Engineering at JHU. He was named one of the 100 Leaders of Tomorrow in Global Biotech Revolution’s GapSummit 2017, originally founded at the University of Cambridge, UK. Leaders were competitively selected from graduate students, professional students and post-doctoral fellows from 40+ countries based on their significant achievements in life sciences and healthcare innovation, to take on the grand challenges biotechnology can solve by 2050. Dr. Afshar was also a recipient of Entrepreneur’s Choice Award in the 2015 mid-Atlantic Regional Finals of the Global Venture Capital Investment Competition.