Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering

Dennis Schlaht, Senior VP of R&D and Technology at ImpediMed​



Dennis Schlaht is the Senior Vice President of Research & Development and Technology at ImpediMed, a world leader in the development and distribution of medical devices employing Bioimpedance Spectroscopy (BIS) technologies for use in the non-invasive clinical assessment and monitoring of fluid status. Schlaht joined the company in October of 2007 as part of the company’s acquisition of XiTRON Technologies, Inc.

While at XiTRON, Schlaht served as Vice President for Marketing and Product Development, then as President. Prior XiTRON, he worked for Insight Electronics leading the company’s Wireless Solutions Group.

The first part of Schlaht’s career began at Lockheed Martin, where he held numerous positions in radio frequency and laser communications design, field service, proof-of-concept development, and program management. 

Schlaht is a graduate of Colorado State University and holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering. He later completed post graduate coursework at UCLA and UCSD.