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Capstone Design Courses, Part IIStandards in Capstone Design Courses and the Engineering Curriculum

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Capstone Design Courses, Part IIStandards in Capstone Design Courses and the Engineering Curriculum

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Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright
© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2012
ISBN
978-3-031-00524-4
Pages
41 –43
DOI
10.1007/978-3-031-01652-3_11
Publisher site
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Abstract

[In 1990 I was the Group Leader of Research and Development for Surgitek, a urological device manufacturer in Racine, WI that was the market leader in ureteral stents. I recognized the need for an industry standard for ureteral stents, felt that taking a leadership role in the development of a new standard would be a good professional development activity, and volunteered to serve as the Chair of an American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM – now known as ASTM International) Task Group on Ureteral Stents. After several years the standard was approved and I continue to serve as the Chair of the ASTM Subcommittee on Urological Materials and Devices. This experience helped me understand the value of industry standards, expanded my professional network and visibility within the medical device industry, and helped develop my leadership skills.]

Published: Jan 1, 2012

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