About ATiO

Advanced Therapies in Orthopaedics Foundation (ATiO ) is an international specialist society founded as a non-profit association.

Our aim is to provide an exclusive network of world renowned researchers, clinicians and business experts to enable and accelerate the development of new innovative advanced therapies in the field of orthopaedics that will ultimately change the lives of patients all around the world.

We wanted to create a solution to the disconnect of the scientific community and the world of finance and provide a multi-perspective approach to problems of the field.

By breaking down the barriers and connecting qualified experts from all around the world as an Alliance, the progression from initial ideas, over clinical trials to the final market adaptation reaches a new high in efficiency and advancement.

Executive Board

Prof. Tobias Winkler, MD PhD

Head of Musculoskeletal Advanced Therapies @BIH Center for Regenerative Therapies (BCRT) & Julius Wolff Institute 
Senior Physician @Center for Musculoskeletal Surgery, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

 

Michiel Bröker, MD

Managing Director in the healthcare EMEA team @UBS, providing strategic, M&A and capital markets advice to companies.

 

Advisory Board

Andrew Williamson

President @Heraeus Medical GmbH

Julie G. Allickson, PhD

Michael S. and Mary Sue Shannon Director of Mayo Clinic's Center for Regenerative Medicine
Otto Bremer Trust Director, Biomanufacturing and Product Development, Center for Regenerative Medicine.

Emil Billbäck

CEO @BONESUPPORT

Prof. Dr. Georg Duda

Director @Julius Wolff Institute
Speaker @Berlin Institute of Health Center for Regenerative Therapies

Dr. Stephan Hennrich

Partner @Ashurst

Dr. Michael Frieser

Administrative Director @Berlin Institute of Health
Former Head of Administration at Paul-Ehrlich-Institute Langen

Scientific Committee

Prof. Dietmar Hutmacher, PhD

Chair in Regenerative Medicine @Queensland University of Technology (QUT)
Director Max Planck Queensland Center (MPQC) for the Materials Science of Extracellular Matrices @Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Prof. Stuart Goodman, MD

The Robert L. and Mary Ellenburg Professor of Surgery and Professor, by courtesy, of Bioengineering @Stanford University, USA

Dr. Thomas Thaler

Investment Advisor Medical Technology
Private & Public Equity @HBM Partners AG, Zürich, Switzerland

Prof. Enrique Gomez Barrena, MD

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery @Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Attending Orthopedic Surgeon and Associated Chief of Orthopedic Surgery @Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid, Spain

Prof. Dr. Georg Duda

Director @Julius Wolff Institute
Speaker @Berlin Institute of Health Center for Regenerative Therapies
Chair @BIH, Berlin, Germany

Julie G. Allickson, PhD

Michael S. and Mary Sue Shannon Director of Mayo Clinic's Center for Regenerative Medicine
Otto Bremer Trust Director, Biomanufacturing and Product Development, Center for Regenerative Medicine.

Scott Rodeo, MD

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery @Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Attending Surgeon @New York-Presbyterian Hospital and the Hospital for Special Surgery
Co-Chief Emeritus of the Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Vice Chair of Orthopaedic Research, and Co-Director of the Orthopaedic Soft Tissue Research Program @Hospital for Special Surgery