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Arlen Meyers, MD, MBA

Greater Denver Area

First and foremost, I'm a professor of otolaryngology, dentistry, and engineering at the University of Colorado Denver with adjunct appointments elsewhere. I am the cofounder, President and Chief Medical Officer of www.medvoy.com, a globally integrated, doctor to doctor referral platform. In addition, I have created several other medical device companies. My primary research centers around commercialization of devices that optically detect surface and near surface cancers. I consult for and speak to companies, governments, colleges and universities aro...

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Areas of Expertise

  • Otolaryngology

    I'm a professor of otolaryngology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine

    • Healthcare Delivery
    • Telehealth

Reviews

  • RH
    Arlen is a relentless leader and driving force for entrepreneurism in the United States and Colorado. I have been working directly with him on several projects and he exemplifies what it takes to make change happen. I encourage anyone interested in biomedical entrepreneurism to be part of SoPE and support Arlen't efforts. By doing so you will be part of the necessary effort to transform and reform our healthcare system.
    Ray Hutchins
  • VB
    Arlen has provided very solid advice and is a great networker!
    Vincent Bradshaw, PMP, CHTS-IS
  • SS
    The brilliance of what and how Arlen is accomplishing in terms of his actively changing perspectives in human health on the global scale becomes crystal apparent with international working models. Change is here. Arlens' passion for our planets' evolution in health and human care is his demarcation. You would do well with Arlen at any level of relation. Scott Sherwood
    Scott Sherwood
  • DN
    As a Doctor turned full time Entrepreneur, I found myself floating about an unfamiliar world with little in the way of advice or contacts. I was totally blown over by just how much Dr Meyers and SOPE helped me out - especially considering that I am from Sri Lanka, a country on the opposite side of the globe ! If you are a Doctor-Entrepreneur or considering a career in that direction, I wholeheartedly recommend that you speak to Dr Meyers and become a member of SOPE. In fact, I hope to introduce a few other like minded colleagues of mine very soon !
    Dr Nayana Somaratna

My Interests

Health Sectors
Medical Devices, Digital Health, Biotech, Health IT, Healthcare Delivery, Pharmaceuticals, Diagnostics

Experience

  • Medical Advisory Board

    Cerescan Imaging | June 2009 - Current

    Cerescan Imaging performs functional brain scans for patients with traumatic, cognitive and behavioral disorders in a freestanding environment. They have locations in Denver and Seattle and plan to expand to several other US sites.

  • Faculty Advisor

    CU Alternatives in Science Club | March 2009 - Current

    The University of Colorado Denver Graduate School Alternatives in Science Club provides education and networking to graduate students and post doctoral fellows interested in life science technology commercialization

  • Member, Editorial Board and Associate Editor

    Journal of Commercial Biotechnology | March 2009 - Current

    A quarterly journal of life science commercialization.

  • Fellow

    National Academy of Inventors | April 2013 - Current

    Academy of academic inventors

  • Member

    Best Doctors in America, 2014 | December 2013 - Current

    Recognizing only the top 5% of US doctors as judged by their peers.

  • Member

    Mentors Guild | August 2014 - Current

    Life science and digital health technology development and commercialization consulting

  • Member of the Editorial Board

    Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship | April 2014 - Current

    A member of the editorial board of the journal Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship at http://benthamscience.com/journal/index.php?journalID=tte

  • President and CEO

    Society of Physician Entrepreneurs | September 2008 - Current

    The Society of Physician Entrepreneurs is a global biomedical innovation network that helps physicians and other healthcare workers commercialize their inventions, disoveries and ideas by providing education and training, networks and connections to investors

  • Cofounder and Chief Medical Officer

    Medvoy | January 2007 - Current

    Cofounder, President and CMO of a doctor 2 doctor globally integrated referral platform at www.medvoy.com MedVoy, a simple, secure healthcare referral management platform, enables healthcare entities to generate referrals, to track, to manage and to promote continuum of care. MedVoy's unique blend of features, such as, referral management, appointment scheduling, reporting, EMR integration, business intelligence and analytics, are designed to increase efficiency and also to improve patient care.

  • Professor of Otolaryngology, Dentistry and Engineering

    University of Colorado School of Medicine | June 1976 - Current

    Work at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

  • Editorial and Advisory Board

    Medscape Reference | February 1993 - Current

    Editor-in-Chief of Medscape Reference: Otolaryngology, Member of Editorial Board and Advisory Board

  • Editor in Chief Medscape Reference Otolaryngology-Facial Plastic Surgery

    WebMD | July 1998 - Current

    Editor in Chief for Otolaryngology-Facial Plastic Surgery and member of the Medscape Advisory Board.

  • President

    Comstock and Meyers | December 2000 - Current

    Life science technology commercialization consulting

  • member

    Colorado Bioscience Association | December 2006 - Current 2009

    Member

  • Consultant in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

    Denver VA Medical Center | December 1983 - June 2014

    Patient care

  • member

    American Academy of Otolaryngology | December 1976 - Current 2008

    Member

Education

  • University of Colorado Denver

    MBA | Business | 1982 - 1984

  • University of Pennsylvania

    Residency in Otolaryngology | 1972 - 1976

  • Thomas Jefferson University

    MD | Medicine | 1968 - 1972

  • Dickinson College

    BS (cum laude) | Biology | 1965 - 1968