Scientific & Technical Affairs Committee (STAC)

Home » About Us » Our Committees » Scientific & Technical Affairs Committee (STAC)


Subject to prior approval of the Board of Governors, the Scientific and Technical Affairs Committee is responsible for the design and execution of AATB-sponsored research and the publication of any resulting data and/or conclusions. The Committee is also charged with reviewing, investigating and making recommendations to the Board of Governors on relevant scientific and technical questions.


Committee Leadership and Liaison

Committee Chairs


Jeffrey Cartmell, Ph.D

MTF Biologics​

Vice Chair

Kelvin Brockbank, Ph.D

Cell & Tissue Systems, Inc.


Staff Liaison

Roman Hitchev, M.D.