Harold A. Silverman

Harold A. Silverman, PhD

Technology Specialist | Biotechnology
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  • BS, Anthropology, Binghamton University
  • MS, Biomedical Anthropology, Binghamton University
  • PhD, The Molecular Basis of Medicine, Zucker School of Medicine at Hoftsra/Northwell

Key Technologies

  • Bioelectronic Medicine
  • Neuromodulation
  • Neurophysiology
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation
  • Vagus Nerve Recording 
  • Immunology
  • Epidemiology
  • Genetics

Practice Groups

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  • New York


Harold Silverman assists the firm in biotechnology patent prosecution. Harold has over a decade of experience in the area of bioelectronic medicine, including vagus nerve recording and stimulation. His experience also spans neurophysiology, neuromodulation, immunology, epidemiology, genetics, and biomedical anthropology.

A neuroscience enthusiast, Harold is passionate about applying his knowledge and experience in the integration of biology and technology to identify and advance projects with high potential for positive impact in the scientific, academic, and medical communities. He has a particular focus on working with start-ups to evaluate and accomplish their scientific and business goals.

Prior to joining Wolf Greenfield, Harold received his PhD in The Molecular Basis of Medicine from Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, with a focus on the interaction between the nervous system and immune system in response to inflammation. As a graduate student researcher in the Feinstein Institutes Laboratory for Biomedical Sciences, he was involved in research discoveries that led to two preliminary patents.


  • Society for Neuroscience
  • New York Academy of Sciences