Geoffrey Ling, M.D., Ph.D.
Nexus Chief Technologist
Geoffrey Ling is a clinician-scientist advancing technology as it pertains to improving the human condition. He serves as a Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Geoffrey is also an attending neurocritical care physician at Johns Hopkins Hospital and is board certified in both neurology and neurocritical care. Additionally, he is CEO of SunQ, LLC, which is a firm specializing in technology development for healthcare. He previously served as the Founding Director of the Biological Technologies Office at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Assistant Director for Medical Innovation of the Science Division at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Geoffrey has published over 180 peer-reviewed articles, review articles and book chapters and 1 patent. He is a retired US Army colonel having retired after 21 years of active duty.
Geoffrey earned a B.A. degree from Washington University in Biology and History, a Ph.D. degree in Pharmacology from Cornell University and an M.D. degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine.