About Us

The National Stem Cell Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that funds adult stem cell and regenerative medicine research, connects children with limited resources to clinical trials for rare diseases and underwrites the National STEM Scholar Program for middle school science teachers inspiring the next generation of STEM pioneers nationwide.

Board of Directors




Paula P. Grisanti, D.M.D.





John M. Cranor III 





Michael J.  Grisanti, Secretary





C. Dennis Riggs, Treasurer





Bruce S. Wolff, Chairman





D. Walter Cohen, D.D.S. , Chairman Emeritus (deceased)