Mr. Alward is responsible for the R&D and regulatory affairs, ensuring that all of Sun-Scientifics' products conform to FDA, ISO, and other standards. He brings over 30 years’ experience in medical device R&D and manufacturing having served as a Director of Divisional Engineering for United States Surgical Corporation, then TYCO Health Care and VP of Manufacturing Engineering at Power Medical Interventions. Mr. Alward was Vice President of Research and Development for Mini-Lap Technologies and was a core management team member. He is the inventor of multiple patents for various surgical instruments and apparatuses. Mr. Alward holds BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine and a MBA from the University of New Haven.