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Neil Ray, B.S.

Neil Ray, B.S.

Visiting Graduate

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Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina, MD Candidate, 2017

University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, B.S., Bioengineering, 2013

  • Duke University School of Medicine
  • Surgical Innovations
  • Bioengineering
  • Healthcare innovation
  • Medical device design

Neil is a third year medical student at Duke University who is interested in medical device design and health care innovation. Utilizing his background in bioengineering, he has developed a self-cleaning laparoscope that aims to reduce procedure time and patient complications. He currently holds a provisional patent for the device and has been a finalist in several design competitions, including those held by the National Institutes of Health. He is currently a Visiting Graduate at UCSF's Pediatric Device Consortium and is working on several medical device design projects, including redesigning catheter hubs to minimize catheter-based blood stream infections and developing novel graspers for endoscopic procedures. His long term goal becoming an academic clinician who is involved with health care innovation.

 

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