Richard E. Kuntz founded The Baim Institute for Clinical Research. Dr. Kuntz is Senior VP, Chief Scientific & Clinical Officer at Medtronic Plc and Chief Medical & Scientific Officer & SVP at Medtronic, Inc. (a subsidiary of Medtronic Plc). Dr. Kuntz is also on the board of Ardian, Inc., LifeScience Alley, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute and Medical Device Innovation Consortium.
In his past career Richard E. Kuntz occupied the position of President & Senior Vice President at Neuromodulation Ventures LLC, Chief-Clinical Biometrics at The Brigham & Women's Hospital, Inc., Trustee at Minnesota Medical Foundation, Chief Scientific Officer & Associate Professor at The Baim Institute for Clinical Research and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School.
Richard E. Kuntz received an undergraduate degree from Miami University, a graduate degree from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a doctorate from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.