Dr. Gordon Silverman, the "GO" in JOGO is Professor Emeritus and Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Manhattan College. Dr. Silverman along with Late. Joseph Brudny, MD ("JO" in JOGO, the former Director of Sensory Feedback Unit at ICD Research and Rehabilitation Center in Manhattan) were the original pioneers of EMG biofeedback, creating the first ever fully functional unit back in the 70s. Dr. Silverman's professional career spans more than 50 years of corporate, teaching, consulting, and research experience, during which he has developed a range of scientific instruments, particularly for use in physiological psychology research environments. He is the holder of eight patents, some related to behavior modification. The author of more than 20 journal articles and books, he has also served on the faculties of The Rockefeller University and Fairleigh Dickinson University. Dr. Silverman s research interests included telemedicine, rehabilitation medicine, artificial intelligence, and biomedical instrumentation and modeling. Dr. Silverman is the co-author of the book "Cognitive Science, An Introduction to the Study of Mind"
Co-founder and President
Siva has over 23 years of clinical, safety and post marketing experience in pharmaceutical and medical device industries. His previous venture, Semantelli, an AI based drug safety detection and healthcare social media analytics platform was acquired by IQVIA, world's leading clinical research organization with over 58,000 employees and $11B in revenue, where he served as a General Manager for six years. Siva has two US patents.
TIFFANY SUDOL BAKER, DPT
Lead, Women's Health
Tiffany is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy at Hunter College, New York. Tiffany received her Doctor of Physical Therapy from City University , New York and she is pursuing her PhD in Physical Therapy at Nova Southeastern University.
Head of Commercial Strategy, South Asia
Shanmuga Priyan, is a veteran healthcare executive with a strong pedigree in driving growth at major South East Asian healthcare brands, notably, Singapore based Parkway Pantai, Apollo Hospitals, TPG Capital backed Fortis Hospitals, MGM Healthcare, and Vasan Healthcare of India.
With over two decades of extensive operating experience that spans specialized tertiary care, multi-specialty secondary care, and retail outpatient care, Priyan's addition is critical to JOGO's "Patient First" Mission.
In 2015, Priyan earned wide recognition in the industry for keeping the TPG Fortis Hospital operational during a historic flooding in the city of #Chennai, India.
EVP, Regulatory Affairs (MDI)
Alan began his career as an FDA investigator in 1972. He rose to the position of Supervisor of Field Operations before leaving the FDA. Alan has implemented over 100 quality systems and led numerous companies worldwide successfully through FDA approvals, audits and ISO certifications. Alan is an EVP at MDI Consultants since 1994.
SUNDER SUBRAMANIAM, MD.
Head of Clinical Research
Dr.Sunder holds an MD Degree in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation from DR.MGR Medical University, India. Dr.Sunder did his Post Graduate Diploma in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from Madras Medical College at the premier Government Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Chennai, India. He was the recipient of the Lady Tata Memorial Research Scholarship, for a project on Rehabilitation of Upper Extremity Amputees, and was trained in Washington DC as an evaluator for a NIH funded program on Muscular Dystrophy. He is an internationally certified GCP principal investigator for clinical trials and travels internationally regularly to participate in research trials.
Head of Clinical Operations
Shyam is a certified Neurodevelopmental Therapist with 16 years of experience in clinical trials and Pharmacovigilance, His previous venture was at ICON Clinical
Research Organization as a Drug Safety Manager, where he lead the team of medical and safety professionals, ensuring regulatory compliance for top 100 pharmaceutical companies. He also acted as a deputy QPPV for some of his life sciences clients. Prior to ICON, Shyam worked for Accenture as a service lead for Top 10 pharma. Shyam has worked as a Chief Physiotherapist in Rehabilitation Centres trained in Biofeedback treating patients with stroke, cerebral palsy and post traumatic brain injury with combination of biofeedback and Bobath approaches. He has also been a sub investigator and study coordinator for many clinical trials. Shyam is certified in ICH/GCP.
AHMED MOHAMED ELMISSIRI, MD., PhD
Dr. Ahmed Mohamed Elmissiri received his MD in Cardiology and PhD. in Cardiovascular Medicine from Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt. He is currently an assistant professor of cardiovascular medicine at Ain Shams University.
DR. AHMAD ALSAYES
Dr. Ahmad Alsayes received his MBBS from Faculty of Medicine, Alexandria University, Egypt. He currently practices at the Alexandria University Hospital.
Founder and CEO
Sanjai fully dedicated last ten years of his life working with leading clinical researchers , game designers, data scientists and rehab professionals from various research institutes across the world to create JOGO - the first ever digital therapeutics product that used the science of EMG biofeedback to treat neuro-muscular diseases. Sanjai has over 20 years of experience in developing and marketing technology solutions and has a US patent.
GARY KRASILOVSKY, PT, PhD.
Chief Scientific Officer
Gary Krasilovsky, PT, PhD, SST was Associate Professor ; Department Chair of the Hunter College DPT Program of the City University of New York since 1992 (retired in
2018). He has been a clinician, educator, and researcher for almost forty years. He earned his PhD. from New York University. He previously was a senior physical therapist (PT) at New York University Rusk Institute for Rehabilitation Medicine.
Positions included in-patient and out-patient PT and part time PT in the Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Clinic. Dr. Krasilovsky was an active researcher, including, for example, a study on EMG biofeedback for post-CVA patients (collaborating with Dr.
Joseph Brudny) and transcutaneous nerve stimulation for chronic pain. He also received advanced training and mentoring in the electrodiagnostic department where he performed
and trained medical residents on diagnostic EMG. Before returning to NYC and Hunter College, Dr. Krasilovsky moved to CT to serve as Chief of Physical Therapy at Norwalk
Hospital. In the Hunter PT Program, he taught clinical neurology, adult neurological rehabilitation, electroneuromyography and therapeutic exercise. He has published in various peer-reviewed journals and textbooks on various areas related to physical therapy, with an emphasis on neurology-based topics. He has been involved in multiple design versions of the EMG biofeedback system that is
today JOGO – Gx. Dr. Krasilovsky is also certified as a Schroth Scoliosis Therapist.
Drew has over 25 years of industry experience building mobile applications, platforms, and high-scale transactional systems. Drew's collaboration with Jogo Health and its Founder, Sanjai Murali, on product and technology topics dates back to 2011
Consultant, Regulatory Affairs(MDI)
Maria is an experienced Regulatory Affairs Consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the medical device industry. She is skilled in FDA GMP, registration/listing, internal auditing, supplier auditing, recalls and 510k submissions in medical devices and digital therapeutics at MDI Consultants.
Vice President, Business Development
Brian comes to Jogo with 25 years of management skills gained in the Life Sciences sector. His experiences include the development and management of CRM tools, Help Desk Teams, Billing Applications, Drug Sampling Tools, Clinical Trials Applications, Patient Assistance Programs, Fleet Management, Marketing & Sales Management, Medical Education Programs, Territory Development, Commercial Regulatory Review, Commercial Team Development & Oversight, Agency Management, Pharmaceutical Business Development, Staff Recruitment & Development, P & L Management and Training. He served at Cegedim Dendrite, Sidmak Labs, Odyssey Pharmaceuticals, Pliva Inc., CliniSys, SpringHill Consulting and RxCess. Brian has serviced most of the top 20 Pharmaceutical companies and brings a high degree of compassion and empathy to his patient focused work. He can be reached at
Jelena Otasevic, MD graduated from The School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia. Jelana is currently a resident medical doctor at Clinic for Gynecology and Obstetrics in Belgrade.
Head of Pelvic Floor Rehab
Uma Venkatesa is an American Board Certified Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist with over 30 years of experience in working closely with Uro-Gynaecologists, Obstetrics/Gynaecologists and Gastroenterologists in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy Rehabilitation.
Uma worked in Tampa, FL from 1992 to 2000 in several acute care and outpatient setup in several hospitals, ACLF, Women’s/ Pelvic Rehab Clinics treating patients with antenatal, post-natal, incontinence, aches and pain, breast cancer, stroke among female population.
Uma has presented her research at various scientific meetings. She conducts workshops for training Physiotherapists on Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions, creating awareness about the Pelvic Floor Health among the school and college children, companies and women’s forums.
In 1991, Uma received Best Physiotherapist Award from State and National Indian Association of Physiotherapist Conferences for her 21/2 years study on ,’Interferential therapy for Incontinence’.
Head of Franchise Operations
Bala is a global franchise operations and payment systems professional with over 18 years of collective experience with Western Union, Citi Bank, NCR, eFunds, VISA and Mastercard.
Bala has led and managed large transformational projects in Payments space, including implementation of critical IT projects for financial services sector in the areas of e-commerce, and retail banking, in North America ,the Middle East and Asia.
Bala was also Co-founder & COO at FieldEZ technologies Inc, an enterprise mobility product company which secured Series A funding and went commercial in India, US and SEA. He was also the CEO and co-founder of two other startups which have been scaled and acquired
ALEJANDRA VERONICA NAVA, MD.
Dr. Alejandra Veronica Nava received her MD in Surgery from University of Zulia, Venezuela. Dr. Nava has worked as a researcher at Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX.