Biographies

Gregory S. Schultz, PhD, is a professor of obstetrics and gynecology, and director of the Institute for Wound Research at the University of Florida (UF). His research has been funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health. He has published more than 170 research papers, chapters and review articles; has multiple patents in the area of wound healing; and is a consultant for companies in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Daniel J. Gibson is a doctoral candidate in biochemistry and molecular biology at UF. His research focuses on the role of growth factors, cytokines and proteases in wound healing in the skin and eye. He has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, which he uses to translate the products of his research into clinically applicable technologies; has multiple patents in the area of biochemical diagnostics; and consults on both diagnostics and drug delivery.