Dr. Charles Bruce, Associate Medical Director, Mayo Clinic Ventures

Charles Bruce, M.D., serves as the Associate Medical Director of Mayo Clinic Ventures, as well as Director of Business Development in the Center for Regenerative Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Florida. He is a practicing cardiologist as well as a researcher, inventor, and professor of Medicine. His unique perspective on the challenges of health care delivery is shaped by his medical experiences in South Africa and the United States. Dr. Bruce is an accomplished innovator who helped create five start-up companies. He holds more than 20 issued patents for medical inventions.