Project Manager, Philadelphia
Mr. Dienstman is the Project Manager at the PPDC's Philadelphia office, as well as a Research Engineer at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He holds a BS in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University with a concentration in Biomechanics. Prior to joining CHOP and the PPDC, he was a technical investment analyst for the University City Science Center, assisting with the management of the QED Proof-of-Concept Award. Mr. Dienstman also held positions as an operations quality engineer at Animas Corporation and as a clinical supply chain strategist at Janssen R&D. During his time at Drexel, he worked with a team of peers to develop a novel laryngoscope for pediatric patients, managing the team to reach project milestones while competing in the school's design competition. At the PPDC, Mr. Dienstman serves as a first line of contact for intake of new projects and collaborators, as well as a point of contact and resource manager for enrolled projects and Consortium personnel.