David Stewart Smith

David Stewart Smith

Practice areas:

Life sciences and biotechnology, Corporate and incorporation, Securities offerings, Intellectual property

Contact info

500 Grant St.
50th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA, 15219

State Status Acquired Updated
PA Active 1980 10/15/2016
OH Inactive 1993 05/15/2016
Award name Grantor Date granted
Director’s Special Citation FDA: Center for Devices and Radiological Health 1997
Work experience
Title Company name Duration
General Counsel TissueInformatics.Inc 2000 – 2003
Of Counsel Reed Smith, LLP 1997 – 2000
Shareholder Davies, McFarland & Carroll, PC 1985 – 1996
Assistant Attorney Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office 1981 – 1985
Association name Position name Duration
Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine International Society Secretary 2005 – Present
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative Secretary 1996 – Present
Pennsylvania Biotechnology Association Director 1999 – 2000
Tissue Engineering Society International Secretary/Treasurer 1997 – 2005
Publication name Title Date
Periodontology 2000 The Government’s Role in Advancing Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering — Science, Safety and Ethics 2006
Tissue Engineering and Artificial Organs The Regulation of Engineered Tissues: Emerging Approaches 2006
Genetic Engineering News FDA Final ‘Current Good Tissue Practice’ Rule 2005
Genetic Engineering News FDA’s Draft Guidance on Pharmacogenomics 2005
Genetic Engineering News Submitting Pharmacogenomic Data to the FDA 2005
Genetic Engineering News Regulation of Combination Products by the FDA 2005
Genetic Engineering News Taking a Look at FDA’s Critical Path Initiative 2005
WTEC Panel Report on Tissue Engineering Research Legal and Regualtory Issues 2003
SurFacts in Biomaterials FDA Regulation of Engineered Tissue Products 2003
Journal of BioLaw & Business Transfer of Human Tissues Under Federal & State Law 2002
Clinics in Plastic Surgery Understanding External Controls Over the Commercial Introduction of Engineered Human Tissues 1999
Biomaterials Forum The Modern FDA and Tissue Engineering: Perfect Together? 1998
School name Major Degree Graduated
American University, Washington College of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor 1980
Hamilton College N/A A.B 1977
Speaking engagements
Conference name Title Date
Orthopaedic Research Society — 53rd Annual Meeting From Your Lab to the Market: Understanding the Industrial Development Pathway 2007
Int’l Soc. Applied Cardiovascular Biology 10th Biennial Start-Ups: Legalities & Realities 2006
Stem Cell Research Conference Transplantation to Regeneration: Industrializing Tissue and Cell Therapies through an Evolving Political and Regulatory Landscape 2005
3d Annual Conference on Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine Commercialization US Regulation of Tissue Engineering 2005

Comments are closed