Ivan S. Salgo M.D., M.S., M.B.A. Vice President, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer, ASP

Ivan S. Salgo, M.D., M.S., M.B.A. is Vice President, Chief Medical and Scientific Officer at Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP). He is responsible for organizing, generating, and communicating evidence on the processes of Sterilization and Disinfection. He is keenly interested in providing a holistic picture on fortifying the need for understanding and preventing Hospital Associated Infection and elevating the standard of care. 

Dr. Salgo has been involved in Healthcare Analytics in assessing patient deterioration using multiple digital biomarkers. He has been co-investigator of an NIH Biomedical Research Partnership on cardiac surgical image guided intervention and Pediatric Aortic Valve Repair with Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining Philips, he was director of the Intraoperative Echocardiography Program and worked as a cardiac anesthesiologist and cardiac surgery intensivist at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Ivan received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering from Columbia University. He received his M.D. degree with Distinction in Research from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He did his residency and fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology where he later joined the faculty. He also received his M.B.A. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management in 2012.