September 2017: Cardea Sciences is very proud to join in a research collaboration with Samsung Strategy & Innovation Center
October 2017: Honored to receive the 2017 Technology Development Award from SINAInnovation
Meet the Team
Dr. Ya-El Mandel-PortnoyFounder & CEO
Ya-El holds a Ph.D degree from the Clinical Research Ph.D program at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, a Master’s degree in Physiology and Biophysics from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and a B.A. in Emergency Medical Services from Ben-Gurion University. Ya-El is an expert in Cardiac Physiology and Electrophysiology with research interest and vast experience in Heart Rate Variability, Heart Rate Volatility and other cardiac-related physiological phenomenon to risk stratify cardiac patients. Prior to her academic career, Ya-El served as special forces paramedic in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) for over 3 years.
Dr. Gregor SchwartzHead of R&D
Gregor holds a Ph.D in physics from TU Dresden, Germany. He is an expert in flexible organic electronic devices. Stages in his post-doctoral carrier include Heliatek, a successful photovoltaics start-up, and a research-fellowship at Stanford University, California, where he developed a flexible pressure sensor for non-invasive continuous pulse wave monitoring.