Partner at Bios Partners
Travis Whitfill is a Partner at Bios Partners and serves as the Chief Science Officer of Azitra Inc. His background began in molecular biology and biochemistry after receiving scientific training at the MD Anderson Cancer Center and Duke University. He is the co-founder of several startup companies, including Azitra Inc. and several biotech and healthcare startups. He has been the Principal Investigator (PI) or Co-PI on three SBIR grants through his work at Azitra. Travis brings a background in entrepreneurship and business that was recently acknowledged as Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in 2018. He’s also the Senior Analyst at Bios Research, which brings experience in public markets, and drug development to support its venture capital investments. He also is an Associate Research Scientist in the Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at Yale University. Mr. Whitfill received degrees from Yale University (MPH) and Dallas Baptist University (BS).