Philip Scumpia, MD PhD
Founder, Clinical Advisor
Dr. Scumpia, a co-inventor of Tempo’s MAP technology, is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a member of the American Society of Dermatopathology and Society of Investigative Dermatology, and a Ph.D. immunologist. He currently practices clinical dermatology and dermatopathology at both UCLA health System and the West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs, and runs an NIH-funded research program as a clinical professor in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Scumpia has received of numerous grants from the American Skin Cancer Association, the Dermatology Foundation, and the NIH. He has published 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts, including manuscripts in the prestigious journals Nature Materials and Nature Cell Biology.
Tatiana Segura, PhD
Founder, Scientific Advisor
Dr. Segura is a professor of Biomedical Engineering, Neurology and Dermatology at Duke University and is a co-inventor of Tempo’s MAP Technology. Professor Segura's Laboratory studies the use of materials for minimally invasive in situ tissue repair. On this topic, she has published over 60 peered reviewed publications. She has been recognized with the Outstanding Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy, the American Heart Association National Scientist Development Grant, and the CAREER award from National Science Foundation. She was Elected to the College of Fellows at the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineers (AIMBE) in 2017.