Dr. Matt Scholz

3M Corporate Scientist
3M Healthcare Division
Dr. Scholz is an inventor on over 110 issued United States patents and has facilitated numerous healthcare products through to commercialization.

Dr. Matt Scholz is currently a Corporate Scientist in the 3M Healthcare Division and leads a Discovery Team to develop advanced Infection Prevention. Scholz is an inventor on over 110 issued United States patents and has facilitated numerous healthcare products through to commercialization including synthetic casting tapes and splints, sterile adhesive incise drapes used in surgery, antifog and antireflective films used in disposable face shields and diagnostics, and products to prevent ventilator associated pneumonia.

For over 29 years, Scholz has worked in Research and Development for 3M and has won numerous awards, including the prestigious Carlton Award, 3M's highest recognition for scientists who have made extraordinary contributions to the company.