Steering Committee

The steering committee members serve not only to guide the programs curriculum and students, but also serve as program educators and research mentors to the programs students.


  • Antonio Giordano, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Program Director, PSM Bioninnovation
  • Temple University
  • Dept. Biology
  • Eva Surmacz, Ph.D.
  • Academic Director, PSM Bioinnovation
  • Temple University
  • Dept. Biology
  • Marcella Macaluso, Ph.D.
  • Professional Development Coordinator
  • Temple University
  • Dept. Biology
  • Shohreh Amini, Ph.D.
  • Temple University
  • Dept. Biology
  • Robert McNamee, Ph.D.
  • Temple University
  • Dept. General/Strategic Management