Zach Malchano has a background in engineering (MIT EE, Harvard/MIT BME) and medical device innovation (Stanford Biodesign Fellowship). He has helped build as a founder or early employee several medical device startup companies over the past 10 years including leading products into clinical studies and through regulatory approvals. He has also served as an entrepreneur in residence at Rock Health, a pioneering incubator and venture capital fund in digital health. He continues to be excited about teaching and practicing the processes of innovation and design thinking and developing products and services for unmet needs. Zach is Center for Primary Care affiliate faculty and currently involved in teaching a Biodesign Course at Harvard Medical School.