Christopher Batich, Ph.D.

Christopher Batich, Ph.D.
Batich Research Group

MAE 317C
P.O. Box 116400
Gainesville, FL 32611

T: (352) 392-6630
F: (352) 392-3771

BME Graduate Faculty Status


PhD, 1971 Rutgers University Chemistry
BS, 1965 Pennsylvania State University Pre-Medicine

Chris Batich received a Ph.D. from Rutgers in organic chemistry. He did a Post-doc at the University of Basel and then worked at the DuPont Central Research and Development Department. He joined the University of Florida in 1980. He was the founding director of the graduate biomedical engineering program at UF, and founding associate director of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) established at UF in 2009. He is a co-inventor of 60 patents with three commercialized. Batich is a fellow in the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), and has published in the field of biomedical engineering.