Scott Uhland is a Prinicpal Scientist employed by Johnson & Johnson. Utilizing 15+ years of experience developing and innovating medical technologies, Dr. Uhland is currently leading oncology projects in support of Ethcion's Advanced Innovation program. Prior to supporting Ethicon, Inc., Scott led the integration of devices for advanced technologies in support of Janssen Pharmaceutical’s Vaccines and Advanced Technology Platform(s). Dr. Uhland earned his Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Scott is currently based in Fremont, CA.
Scott is married and is a father to 2 beautiful girls. On May 30, 2014, his youngest daugther, Lucia, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) at the age of 3. After enduring 25 months of chemotherapy-based treatment, Lucia is currently in complete remission due to her determination, advanced cancer treatment care and a large supporting cast. With this in mind, Scott's mission is to continue to support those who are battling pediatric cancers. Their lives have touched his family's, and he is committed to continue their fight. From continuing the clinical study Lucia was part of to improving cancer treatments, to raising funds to advance cures, education and support. He will strive to pass on all the support Lucia and his family received during their fight.