Providing Seed Capital For Growth

Robert Genco, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Vice Provost, STOR, University of Buffalo
Robert Genco’s current position is Vice Provost and Director of Science, Technology Transfer and Economic Outreach (STOR) at the University at Buffalo. Under his leadership at the University at Buffalo, STOR was established to provide business leaders, researchers, and entrepreneurs with easy access to UB’s extensive resources. Robert also oversees the UB Technology Incubator, which is home to 15 start-up companies, and has graduated over 80 companies. In addition to holding 10 patents, Genco has published over 350 articles describing his research, has edited or written 10 books, and served as an Editor-In-Chief for a major scientific journal for 18 years. Bob is a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science that advises the U.S. Government on health policy, and serves on FDA panels that advise the agency on approval of products based on safety and efficacy