Management Team



Simon J. McCarthy, Ph.D.

Chief Scientist

Simon McCarthy serves as HemCon’s Chief Scientist and is responsible for the research of new products and devices to control bleeding and promote wound repair. 

McCarthy received his undergraduate degree in chemistry and his Ph.D. in polymer chemistry from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. He has authored or co-authored more than 20 scientific papers and is a co-holder of six patents on polyurethanes and polyesters for biomedical applications.