Co-Founder, Director of Advanced Technology at MC10 Inc.
Dr. Roozbeh Ghaffari obtained his BS and MEng degrees in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2001 and 2003, respectively. He received his PhD degree in biomedical engineering from the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology in 2008. Upon completion of his graduate studies, Dr. Ghaffari co-founded MC10 Inc.MC10 isa venture-funded company commercializing bio-integrated devices for wearable and minimally invasive medical applications.
Dr. Ghaffari currently leads advanced technology at MC10 and has shaped the technology development focus around wearable medical applications. He also holds a Research Scientist position in the MIT Research Laboratory of Electronicsin the Cochlear Micromechanics Group. His contributions in bio-integrated devices have been recognized with the Helen Carr PeakePhD Research Prize (2008) and MIT Technology Review magazine’s Top 35 Innovators Under 35 (2013). He has published over 25 research papers and is inventor onmore than 30 patent applications and awards.