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FMI’s founding management team has 12 people with over 200 years of combined experience in medical imaging and therapy.
Principle Management: William K. McCroskey
President and CEO
Founded Fused Multimodality Imaging and FMI Technologies and has raised angel funding of $3M.
With his leadership, FMI Technologies Inc. (“FMI”) has developed an ultra high resolution diagnostic imaging technology that can be combined with drugs and molecular tracers for early detection and monitoring of neurodegenerative disorders. FMI’s PET/CT/SPECT system offers a superior and more cost-effective solution that enables advanced therapy and possible cures for Alzheimer’s disease (“Alzheimer’s” or “AD”), Vascular Dementia, Parkinson’s disease and other dementias. In addition, its unique Fused Multimodality Imaging will offer the data critical to earlier physician diagnosis of stroke, and head and neck cancers than are possible with current technology. FMI’s mantra is “Drugs need Imaging and Imaging needs Drugs” for early asymptomatic diagnostics and personalized medicine. FMI provides “Point of Care Diagnostics” for neurological diseases.
He has over 30 years experience in medical imaging systems research, design, development, clinical applications, medical marketing and sales, manufacturing, FDA medical devices, executive management and entrepreneurial company development.
He has made significant contributions to computed tomography (CT), gamma camera development, single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT), positron emission tomography (PET), digital radiography (DR), PET/CT/SPECT multimodality imaging systems, image analysis, image processing, quantization of medical and industrial images, and industrial volume computed tomography.
He has high energy leadership skills for high technology product development, clinical research and development, marketing, sales, and overall corporate business development.
During his career, he has founded seven companies in the high technology imaging arena. He holds over 14 patents and has several patents pending.
Jim Sacher – Financial Advisor, Skoda Minotti & FMI Board Member (30 years experience)
Joe Teague – Past President, Technicare (45 years experience)
Jim Zelch – Past President, Regional Diagnostics (45 years experience in business and radiology)
Richard Ernst – Past President, Hitachi Medical – Medical Imaging Business Advisor (40 years experience)
Charles Mbanefo, MD – Nephrologist (40 years experience)
Bill McCroskey – FMI President/CEO and FMI Board Member (30 years experience)
Floyd Loop, MD – Past Chairman, Cleveland Clinic – Medical/Business Advisor
John Haaga, MD – Radiology and Interventional Radiology – University Hospital
Charles Mbanefo, MD – Nephrologist
Sanj Tewari, MD – Medical Director, AGMC
James Zelch, MD – Radiologist
Vic Demarco, MD – Mammographer radiologist
David Perse, MD – General Surgeon and Breast Surgeon, Medical Director, Lutheran Hospital
Kalish Kedia, MD – Urologist/Surgeon – Prostate Medical Advisor
Akron General Medical Center - Bob Anthony, AGMC Technology Transfer Office
Akron General Medical Center - Dr. Dougherty MD -Chairman, Medical Education and Research
Akron General Development Foundation - Jon T. Trainor,President
NEOUCOM - Dr. Neels Van der Schyf, D.Sc. Professor and Chair Pharmaceutical Sciences, PI for ScintiStar Neuro Pre clinical imaging
NEOUCOM - Dr. Walter Horton Vice President of Research & Assoc. Dean for Graduate Studies.
Akron General Medical Center -Dr. Andrew Fenton MD, Surgeon and PI for ScintiStar Mammo Breast Imaging
Akron General Medical Center - Dr. Howard Shapiro MD - Neurologist and PI for ScintiStar Neuro Imaging
Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Neurological Institute, Dr. Michael Modic M.D. ScintiStar Neuro Clinical Trial Site
Pittsburgh Life Science Greenhouse - David Weaver - Executive in Residence, Dr. Hank Safferstien Executive in Residence, James Jordan Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
University of Pittsburgh Medical- PET Facility - Dr. Chet Mathis, Dr. Jim Mountz MD, and Dr. Bill Klunk MD - ScintiStar Neuro Trial Site.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Dr. Jay Pettegrew MD - Advisor
University of Pittsburgh Medcial Center - Magee Women's Hosptial - Dr. Jules Sumkin MD ScintiStar Mammo Clinical Trial Site
Pennsylvania BIO - Dr. Paul Kornblith, MD Director, Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Innovation Works - Larry Miller Executive in Residence
Akron Global Business Accelerator - Michael LeHere CEO, Terry Martell Dir. of Operations & Business Development, Jerry Lesnick Dir. of Entrepreneurial Services
City of Akron - Robert Y. Bowman Deputy Mayor for Economic Development
NORTECH - Kent Kristensen Executive in Residence
BioEnterprise - Aram Nerpouni Vice President- Akron Office