Daniel Kraft

Daniel Kraft, MD

Stanford & Harvard trained physician-scientist, Medical Chair, Singularity U, Founder, Exponential Medicine


Dr. Daniel Kraft is a Stanford and Harvard-trained physician-scientist, inventor, entrepreneur and innovator.

Dr. Kraft has over 20 years of experience in clinical practice, biomedical research and healthcare innovation. Daniel chairs the Medicine track for Singularity University and is Executive Director for Exponential Medicine, a program which explores convergent exponentially developing technologies and their potential in biomedicine and healthcare (next being held Nov 9-12 2015).

Following undergraduate degrees at Brown and medical school at Stanford, Dr. Kraft was board certified in the Harvard combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics residency program at the Massachusetts General and Boston Children’s Hospital. He has completed Stanford fellowships in hematology/oncology & bone marrow transplantation and has conducted extensive research in stem cell biology and regenerative medicine. He has been published in multiple scientific publications (including in Nature and Science). Dr. Kraft also holds medical device, immunology and stem cell related patents through faculty positions with Stanford University School of Medicine and as clinical faculty for the pediatric bone marrow transplantation service at UCSF.

Dr. Kraft recently founded IntelliMedicine, focused on enabling connected, data driven and integrated personalized medicine, and RegenMed Systems, a company developing technologies to enable adult stem cell based regenerative therapies.. He is also the inventor of the MarrowMiner, an FDA-approved device for the minimally invasive harvest of bone marrow.

Daniel is an avid pilot and has served in the California Air National guard as an officer and flight surgeon with an F-16 fighter Squadron. He has conducted research on aerospace medicine that was published with NASA, with whom he was a finalist for astronaut selection.