Dr. Gerald "Jerry" Wilmink
Gerald “Jerry” Wilmink, Ph.D. is the Chief Business Officer of CarePredict, a venture-backed AI-empowered senior health technology company. Previously founded and served as CEO of WiseWear (senior digital health company), founded and grew the first Terahertz biosensing laboratory in the Department of Defense (DoD), and served as a program manager for $3 Billion SBIR/STTR product commercialization program. Experience developing and commercializing B2C products sold at top-tier domestic and international retailers and featured on the TodayShow, FastCompany, ABC News, USA Today, BBC World News. Jerry has penned several patents, published over 50 technical manuscripts, book chapters, and has delivered over 125 keynote or plenary presentations at leading business and technical conferences including CES, RISE, Startup Health, TEDMED, SXSW, and SPIE. Advisor for the National Academy of Sciences NRC, SMART, and NDSEG. Earned his BS, MS, and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering at Vanderbilt University, a research associateship with the National Academy of Science, and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.