Courtney Gegg, PhD

Sr. Director Tissue Engineering

Dr. Gegg received her PhD in Bioengineering from Stanford University with a focus in biomaterials, stem cell biology, and tissue engineering. Prior to her PhD, Dr. Gegg received her BS in Biomedical Engineering at UC Davis where she was awarded the BME Undergraduate Research Award for her work on cartilage tissue engineering. In addition to tissue engineering, Dr. Gegg has extensive consulting and project management experience, previously leading market entry projects for biotech companies and diligence projects for venture capital firms.

At Prellis, Courtney is helping lead the Tissue Engineering team on the development of their first tissue engineered product intended for clinical use.

"Prellis is a true bioengineering company - beautifully integrating optics, biology, and materials science - with the potential to make extraordinary impacts on patients’ lives." - Courtney