About Us


Jackson Streeter, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Streeter was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research in March 2016. Prior to joining the Institute, Dr. Streeter served as the CEO of Banyan Biomarkers of Alachua, FL. During his time the company received over $75M in contracts and grants with the Department of Defense and raised $10M in private investment for the development of a first ever blood test for traumatic brain injury.

Prior to serving as CEO of Banyan Biomarkers, Dr. Streeter founded and served as CEO for PhotoThera, Inc. where he raised over $120M in private capital and was responsible for the design and management of five U.S. and international clinical trials. He was also the co-founder of American Veterinary Laser, inventor of over twenty patents and author on multiple scientific publications. Dr. Streeter has served on the following boards and executive committees: Florida Research Consortium, Governor’s Life Science Task Force for the State of Florida, FBI counter terrorism south east working group, Walter H. Coulter Center Committee at the University of Miami and the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Dr. Streeter served as an Officer in the U.S. Navy, completing a general surgery internship at Naval Regional Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia and then primary Flight School at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida. During his military service, he was the first Naval Flight Surgeon selected as a TOPGUN staff instructor, served on several overseas deployments and was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal and the Navy Commendation Medal. He earned his B.S. degree in Biology from the University of Nevada Reno and his M.D. from the University Of Nevada School Of Medicine.