Emily Ho is director and general manager, SanaVita Medical. She is responsible for the medical device services division's operations, business development, product development, and quality system. Previously, she was director, product development engineering of Secant Medical, where she oversaw the product development process.
Prior to joining SanaVita Medical, she held positions at Endo Health Solutions, Becton Dickinson and Company and Nexgen Spine, Inc., where she led global concept and product development programs for pain management, urology, orthopedic and hypodermic products. Emily has launched several products nationally and internationally and she holds two U.S. patents, several pending patents, and has published several papers in scientific journals related to novel bone repair materials. She has also served as an adjunct professor in the materials science and engineering department at Drexel University.
Emily has a bachelor of science degree in metals and materials engineering from the University of British Columbia. She has a Ph.D. in materials science and engineering with a concentration on biomechanics and synthesis of bioactive polymer composites from Drexel University.