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Janie Mandrusov, Ph.D.

Vice President, Quality, Regulatory, & Clinical Affairs

Janie has over 20 years of clinical, regulatory and product development experience in the medical device industry ranging from energy-based devices to spinal implants and biologics. Before joining Providence, Janie was a Sr. Director of Clinical Affairs at Spirox (acquired by Stryker), Vice President of Clinical Development at SinuSys Corporation, Director of Pre-clinical and Clinical Development at Arthrocare (acquired by Smith& Nephew), and Vice President of Pre-Clinical and Clinical Development at Synvascular Inc. Earlier in her career, Janie spent ten years in roles of increasing leadership responsibility in the New Ventures and R&D groups at Guidant (now Abbott Vascular), developing novel cardiovascular technologies. Janie is named as an inventor on over 15 US issued and pending patents. Janie holds a Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University and a B.S. degree in Bioengineering from UCSD.