Bio

Motivated to connect more physician-entrepreneurs, Will founded Enventure, a grass-roots community focused on growing and educating Houston's medical entrepreneur community. Enventure connects young and aspiring entrepreneurs with experienced professionals to accelerate the growth of Houston's medtech startup scene. Enventure's educational programming and one-on-one mentorship has launched many careers and medtech startups. Will earned his biomedical engineering degree from USC, where he joined his first medical startup, commercializing a glucose sensor the size of a human hair. After making Houston his home in 2007, Will received his MD from Baylor College of Medicine. Prior to joining Rice to lead the Global Medical Innovation program, Will was the Director of Clinical Development for Procyrion, developing a miniature heart assist pump implanted without surgery where he focused on clinical and regulatory strategy, and led their first in human clinical trial. Will has consulted for many of Houston's seed-stage startups, including MolecularMatch, NanoLinea, Anaxiom, Nano3D, and Ictero.

Baylor College of Medicine