Ob-Gyn, Reproductive Endocrinologist | Life Sciences Portfolio Manager, Special Situations Life Funds
David Sable, M.D., directs healthcare and life science investing for the Special Situations Funds and is portfolio manager for the Special Situations Life Sciences Fund and Life Sciences Innovation Venture Capital funds.
After graduating from the Wharton School and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, he trained in obstetrics and gynecology at New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, and in reproductive endocrinology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. David co-founded and served as director of the Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Science at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in New Jersey, was founder of Assisted Reproductive Medical Technologies, which was acquired by Saint Barnabas in 1999, and co-founder of Reprogenetics, acquired by Cooper Surgical in 2015. After leaving clinical medicine, Dr. Sable managed a proprietary healthcare portfolio at Deutsche Bank before joining the Special Situations Funds.
David Sable is an adjunct in the department of biology at Columbia University, and teaches “Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology” at Columbia’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He serves on the board of directors for Hamilton Thorne Ltd, MedAnswers Inc, Ohana Biosciences Inc., and Celmatix Inc, and is a clincal advisory board member and board observer for TMRW Life Sciences. He previously served as a board member for Genenews Inc, for the nonprofit advocacy organization RESOLVE, on the medical advisory board for Progyny Inc and on the scientific advisory board of Ovascience Inc. In addition to his academic publications, he has written for the Newark Star-Ledger, Yoga Journal, Xconomy, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News, Wharton Magazine, and is a regular contributor to Forbes, covering the reproductive medicine industry.