University of South Florida

Featured in USF’s The Oracle: Alumna’s skin care research hits shelves

Alumna’s skin care research hits shelves By Alex Rosenthal, MANAGING EDITOR   Published: Thursday, June 20, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013 Some students can only dream of having their research leave the lab and land commercially on store shelves nationwide, but one USF alumna is making a name for herself through research she began while working on her dissertation in 2007. Now, Kerriann Greenhalgh, who graduated from USF in 2007 with a PhD in organic chemistry, has products readily available in local stores and online, with plans to expand distribution out of Florida and develop more products. “Seeing something I created in a lab […]

KeriCure CEO Kerriann Greenhalgh Interview with County Commissioner Mark Sharpe at USF Connect

KeriCure Inc. CEO Kerriann Greenhalgh was among others on a panel interviewed by County Commissioner Mark Sharpe for USF Connect on May 31, 2013. Guests include: Mark Sharpe – Host and Hillsborough County Commissioner Joy Randels – Entrepreneur Ken Evans – Startup Monkey And from USF Connect: Paul R. Sanberg, Ph.D., D.Sc., Senior Vice President for Research & Innovation, President of the USF Research Foundation, Distinguished University Professor Valerie Landrio McDevitt, Assistant Vice President, Patents and Licensing, US Registered Patent Attorney Dr. Kerriann Greenlaugh (Green-law), Founder and CEO of KeriCure Suzanne Schwitalla (Swi-talla), Founding President, Ability Worldwide Mazen (Mah-zen) Hanna, […]

USF President Genshaft Discusses KeriCure at the U.S. Department of Commerce

KeriCure Inc. was featured in an article by the University of South Florida, detailing an address by USF President Judy Genshaft, mentioning KeriCure during an innovation conference at the U.S. Department of Commerce: “It was just one of the student inventions President Genshaft touted at the event, “Innovative and Entrepreneurial: Higher Education, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Focus”. Others included KeriCure, a product developed by USF PhD graduate Kerriann Greenhalgh which helps heal burns and chronic wounds better and with less scaring; and AbleNook, a prefabricated living structure created by USF alumni Sean Verdecia and Jason Ross, which has redesigned post-disaster housing, portable […]