Marfan aortic aneurysm: Golesworthy wins Healthcare Award
7 December 2011
CORU partner Tal Golesworthy (left in the project team photo below) was awarded The Engineer's Medical & Healthcare Award at The Royal Society. Golesworthy in 2004 became the first person fitted with the External Aortic Root Support (EARS) implant which he had himself devised. A process engineer, Golesworthy worked with MRI scans, CAD and rapid prototyping technology to design and manufacture the textile external support which has NICE Technology Appraisal in the UK.