Healthcare >> CEO Interviews >> October 4, 1999

Michael M. Selzer Jr. – Urologix Inc (ulgx)

MICHAEL M. SELZER, JR. is President & Chief Executive Officer and Director of Urologix, Inc., the leader in Cooled ThermoTherapy_. Urologix is a global company that develops, manufactures and markets minimally invasive medical devices for the treatment of urological disorders. Mr. Selzer applies his many years of management experience in the biomedical arena and his engineering expertise to the field of urology. Before joining Urologix, Mr. Selzer served as Vice President and General Manager of the neurostimulation business of Medtronic, Inc., a medical device manufacturer. During his 23-year tenure with Medtronic, he served in various management roles within the company's microelectronics subsidiary, battery operation, biomaterials development group and animal research facility. Prior to Medtronic, he worked for Motorola in their semiconductor business. Mr. Selzer is also a Director of Cyberoptics Corporation, a manufacturer of semiconductor equipment and MedAmicus, Inc., a medical device manufacturer. He also has supported United Way efforts in both Minneapolis and Phoenix. Mr. Selzer earned a MBA from Arizona State University and received his Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines. Profile
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