R&D Team

CVR Global - Lewis Crenshaw, IDSA PMP

Lewis Crenshaw, IDSA, PMP

Industrial Engineer

Passionate team leader and product designer with a knack for assimilating the expertise required (and managing the personalities therein) to extract an idea or concept from gray matter and mold it into a cohesive, manufacturable product with that “Wow!” factor. This includes directly designing or managing the industrial design of new products; identifying, testing & integrating mechanical engineering requirements; electrical engineering including schematic capture, PCB layout, prototyping & testing; regulatory approval; product life-cycle management; and all aspects of high and low volume manufacturing.

CVR Global - Orville Day PhD

Dr. Orville Day PhD

Lead Physicist

Dr. Day is a specialist in the area of Atomic and Molecular Physics, in which he received advanced training (Post-Doctoral Research) at the University of Georgia. He is currently a tenured professor at East Carolina University in the Department of Physics and has taught at multiple universities including the University of Utah (Theoretical Chemistry), Federal University of Ceara, Brazil (Physics), The University of Iowa (Chemistry), and The Air Force Institute of Technology, Sao Paulo, Brazil (Physics). Orville played an integral role in the original development of the Infrasonic device and heads up the Medical and Scientific Advisory Board for CVR Global.

CVR Global - Lead Biostatistician

Dr. Young Truong PhD

Lead Biostatistician

Dr. Truong is a Professor at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in the Department of Biostatistics. He received his Ph.D. from the University of California-Berkeley, Department of Statistics. He has published works in over fifty publications and written books documenting statistical analysis. Young sits on CVR Global’s Medical and Scientific Advisory Board and is assisting Dr. Day in finalizing the programming of the CVR Global device.

CVR Global - Philip Bendick PhD

Dr. Philip Bendick PhD

Scientific Advisory Board Member

Dr. Bendick received his BS and MS from MIT and his PhD from Stanford University. As an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at Purdue University from 1973 to 1975 he helped establish the Medical Ultrasound Research Laboratory and worked on the development of random signal processing techniques for blood flow detection and measurement, precursors to today’s coded excitation and B‐flow techniques. Dr. Bendick became involved with the clinical application of ultrasound with his move in 1976 to the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, where he established the noninvasive Vascular Laboratories for the University Hospital, Wishard Memorial Hospital (county hospital) and the VA Hospital. In 1986 he moved to William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan as both Director of Peripheral Vascular Diagnostic Center and Director of Surgical Research, all while established the Vascular Laboratory there, which performs over 25,000 non‐invasive vascular studies per year.

CVR Global - Bret Kline

Bret Kline

Industrial Engineer

Mr. Kline received his B.S. in Industrial Design from The Ohio State University and is currently the owner of ID Solutions, a product development firm. Throughout his 30 career, he received numerous design and engineering patents in the medical, handheld industrial LED lighting, consumer electronics, and appliance fields. Having worked at several leading technical centers, Mr. Kline is well versed in developing unique products utilizing plastic injection molding, insert molding, composites, stamping, extrusion, membrane control panels, and all forms of aluminum decoration. He specializes in working with startups creating new product categories from concept development, CAD solid modeling, prototyping, and into high volume production.

CVR Global - James Finlayson

James Finlayson

Electronics Engineer

Mr. Finlayson is an accomplished engineer with nearly 30 year of experience. He has held a variety of positions, from leading teams of engineers to the development of hardware and software. His experience includes the development of various laser systems, including laser based training systems for the military, wireless systems based on IEEE std. 802.15.4, instrumentation systems used in the aircraft and aerospace industry and as well as automatic test equipment.

Donna Miller

Quality Management Systems

Ms. Miller has over 35 years of experience working in quality management systems. She is an ASQ Certified Auditor, Six Sigma GB, and has working knowledge of most plant operations. She specializes in Lean Manufacturing/Process Improvement, Supplier Quality Management, Value Stream Analysis, Cost Reduction, and Sourcing/Purchasing.

CVR Global - Paul Blunden, MD

Paul Blunden, M.D.

Medical Advisor

Dr. Blunden is a board certified physician in obstetrics and gynecology with over twenty years in practice. He is the vice president and partner of a multi-million dollar practice servicing urban, suburban and rural patients. He has also served as a department chairman for a major health system and has been a member of the executive leadership committee focused on fiscal management, quality improvement and recruiting.