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The Great Minds Series highlights innovators and thought leaders in fields relevant to KANEKO programs. Great Minds speakers have included multi-Grammy winner Rosanne Cash, New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner Nicholas Kristof, scholar on the evolution of play Dr. Stuart Brown, and legendary automotive designer J Mays.
About Dr. Shane Farritor
By developing miniature medical robots, Dr. Farritor seeks to alter the way surgical procedures are performed, thus increasing accessibility to life-saving surgeries. A graduate of MIT, Dr. Farritor studied at the Goddard Space Flight Center and the Kennedy Space Center and is a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. Dr. Farritor will speak about his vision for the future of robot-assisted surgical technologies while exploring the research that lead him and his colleagues to this breakthrough in medical technology.
View photos from this Great Minds Series lecture below.
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