Team

Director

Sonia Grego

Associate Research Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Sonia Grego, Ph.D.; Dr. Grego has been developing health-focused engineering innovations for 15 years with expertise in sensors, diagnostics, systems miniaturization and tissue bioengineering.  Her research interests include sensors for digital sanitation solutions and technologies for early detection of disease. She directs global field-testing of transformative sanitation technologies prototypes, particularly in India. She has served on NIH review panels for 10 years, served as co-chair of multiple symposia, co-authored more than 50 scientific publications and has been awarded four patents. Visit Scholars@Duke for more information.

Executive Team

Geoffrey Ginsburg

Professor of Medicine

Geoffrey Steven Ginsburg, PhD is Director of the Duke University Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine and Professor of Medicine, Professor in Pathology, and Professor in the School of Nursing at Duke University.  Dr. Ginsburg's research interests are in the development of novel paradigms for developing and translating genomic information into medical practice and the integration of personalized medicine into health care.  Visit Scholars@Duke for more information.

Jeffrey Glass

Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Jeffrey T. Glass, Ph. D., M.B.A.; Senior Associate Dean for Education & Learning Innovation at Pratt School of Engineering, Co-PI & Entrepreneurship Lead for Center for WaSHAID, Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Hogg Family Director of Engineering Management and Entrepreneurship in the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University. He has been a member of advisory boards for several start-ups, the interim CTO of a start-up during a leadership transition, conducted due diligence for venture capital firms, consulted for fortune 500 companies, and testified as an expert witness in patent litigation. He has published over 140 papers and book chapters, edited six books, is a co-inventor on 15 patents and is an ISI Highly Cited Researcher in Materials Science. Visit Scholars@Duke for more information.

Brian Stoner

Research Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Brian Stoner, Ph.D.; Principal Investigator (PI) and Director of the Duke University Center for WaSH-AID (Water, Sanitation, Hygiene and Infectious Disease), Visiting Distinguished Fellow in Global Health Technologies at RTI International, Research Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University with a secondary appointment with Duke's Global Health Institute. Dr. Stoner is a materials scientist with expertise in the synthesis, processing, and characterization of materials using electrical, electrochemical and plasma techniques. At Duke, he leads multidisciplinary programs in Global Health Technologies with an emphasis on integrating expertise across engineering, social science, economics and policy to address complex global challenges. He holds 28 U.S. patents related to novel microelectronic materials and systems, and has authored or co-authored two book chapters and more than 200 scientific publications. Visit Scholars@Duke for more information.