Biomedical Consulting


Phone: 860-428-3544

FAX: 860-963-1991

Smart Solutions for Medical Device Development


Mary Beth Schmidt, Ph.D. is an independent consultant to the medical device industry, with more than 15 years of product development experience.

Prior to consulting, she held senior research and development positions at Johnson & Johnson Professional (orthopedic implants), Codman & Shurtleff (neurosurgical devices) and DePuy Spine (spinal devices and orthobiologics).


She also held academic positions in world-class research laboratories at the Columbia University Medical School and at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, studying cell-biomaterial interactions and cartilage biomechanics.

Mary Beth earned a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Lehigh University, and MS and PhD degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Rensselaer.