Dana Watt, PhD

Investment Associate at Ascension Ventures

Dr. Watt is an investment associate at Ascension Ventures, an investment firm specializing in healthcare technology. She previously co-founded and served as CSO of Pro-Arc Diagnostics, a personalized medicine company operating in St. Louis. Dr. Watt received her PhD in Neurosciences from Washington University in St. Louis where she subsequently served as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship, assisting faculty members commercializing University-developed technologies, specializing in SBIR/STTR applications.

E4B Course Taught: Introduction to the World of Biomedical I&E