Senior Staff Research Scientist,
Dr. Steven Pollack is Senior Staff Research Scientist at Carbon, focused on life science applications. Prior to this he was Director of the Office of Science and Engineering Laboratories (OSEL), the applied research arm of the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health and Director of the Division of Chemistry and Materials Science within OSEL. At the FDA he was an evangelist for the acceptance of 3D printing as a viable and safe technology for medical device manufacturing. Prior to this he was Deputy Laboratory Head in the Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering at the U.S. Naval Research, held research and management positions at American Hospital Supply Corporation, Allergan Pharmaceuticals and Springborn Laboratories and has held faculty positions at the University of Cincinnati in Materials Science and Engineering and at Howard University, where he was Professor of Chemistry.