About Us

“Brain injuries are pervasive throughout the population due to a wide range of causes. As a doctor, my job is to use all the tools available in modern medicine to develop better ways, sometimes unique ways, to treat my patients and meaningfully improve their health and their lives.” - Lieutenant Colonel Peter Doyle, M.D.

NIV Board Members

Howison Schroeder

Co-Founder & CEO

Business Operations and Development, Banking, Medical Device Commercialization, Neurological Diagnostics

Lieutenant Colonel Peter Doyle, M.D.

Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer

Internal Medicine, Acute Care, Concussion & Sports Medicine, Medical Research & Education

Blynn Shideler, J.D.

Co-Founder & Counsel

Intellectual Property Law and Strategy, Patent Protection, Public Policy, Mechanical Engineering

Mark Cochran, Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer

Pharmaceutical Operations, Technological Commercialization, Neuroscience and Healthcare Investment, Molecular biology and Immunization

Multidiscipline Team

Claire Kendrick, Ph.D.

Chief Information Officer

Applied Economics, Financial Research, Private Equity & Venture Funding and Investment, Investor Education, Publication

Bob Dickson, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Financial Operations, Life Sciences Management and Commercialization, Board and Corporate Governance

Aura Kullmann, Ph.D.

Medical Advisor

Neurobiology and Biophysics, Novel Target Identification and Validation, Clinical Trial Design and Execution, Regulatory Changes and Compliance

Ian Reynolds, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor

Neuropharmacology, Neuro Drug Discovery for Pharma Majors and Start-ups, Licensing, Scientific Leadership and Entrepreneurship, Education & Publication

Christopher Doyle, M.D. .

Medical Advisor

Neurology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, Medical Data Analysis

Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. George Wittenberg, MD, Ph.D

  • University of Pittsburgh, Professor in the Department of Neurology
  • Director of the Laboratory for Research on Arm Function and Therapy (RAFT), a Rehab Neural Engineering Lab
  • Fellow of the American Society of Neurorehabilitation
  • Board Certified in Neurology and Brain Injury Medicine
  • Associate Editor of Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair
  • Executive Committee of the National Center of Neuromodulation for Rehabilitation
  • Executive Committee of the Neurorehabilitation and Restorative Neuroscience Training Network (NRNTN, a K12 program)