Dr. Mark Schafer Joins the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems as a Research Professor October 15, 2020 Dr. Mark E. Schafer recently joined Drexel’s School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems as a Research Professor. He has extensive expertise in ultrasound system development for medical applications, including combined ultrasound and therapeutic light sources for antibacterial treatment, as well as neurological applications of ultrasound. His experience includes diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical ultrasound, as well as lithotripsy devices, from initial design, development and testing through regulatory submission and intellectual property protection. Dr. Schafer is PI on a just-awarded interdisciplinary Pennsylvania Commonwealth Universal Research Enhancement (CURE) grant (Co-PIs: Drs. Margaret Finley, College of Nursing and Health Professions; and Peter A. Lewin, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems).