Timothy Broderick, M.D., professor of surgery, was named associate dean for research affairs, effective January 1, 2015. He replaces Arthur Pickoff, M.D., who retired December 31, 2014. A surgeon and researcher, Broderick also serves as the chief scientist at the Wright State Research Institute.
Broderick served as a program manager at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. He spent seven years as professor of surgery and biomedical engineering at the University of Cincinnati and was founder and director of its Center for Surgical Innovation.
He served in the U.S. Army Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center, within the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Medical Informatics and Technology Applications Consortium, and the National Space Biomedical Research Institute External Advisory Council. He developed high-impact biotechnology for the Department of Defense and NASA.
He earned his M.D. at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and completed his residency at the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University, where he served as chief resident in general surgery.