Advising Members

Vikram Bajaj, PhD
Managing Director at Foresite Capital 

Research Interests: Dr. Bajaj is a Managing Director at Foresite, evaluating and pursuing investments at the intersection of technology and life sciences, including in personalized and precision healthcare.  Dr. Bajaj offers office hours once a month at the Canary Center for all trainees seeking guidance in areas including: the early stages of entrepreneurship, raising funds from VC firms, transitioning between academia and industry.


William Kenneth Pratt, PhD
President - Pixel Soft, Inc. 

Research Interests: Dr. Pratt has expertise in digital image processing and image and video coding as well as image sensing and display. He believes that this expertise should prove useful in reviewing Canary Center project grant proposals, which involve image sensing, processing and display. His most recent publication is his textbook "Digital Image Processing: PIKS Scientific Inside, Fourth Edition" published by CRC Press in Fall 2013.


Ananth Srinivasan, PhD
Adjunct Professor - Department of Radiology
Voice: (650) 725-7062
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