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Jay Goldberg elected to the National Academy of Inventors

Jay Goldberg, clinical professor of biomedical engineering and director of the Healthcare Technologies Management program at Marquette University and the Medical College of Wisconsin, was elected fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The 2018 class of Fellows represent 125 research universities and governmental and non-profit research institutes worldwide and are named inventors on nearly 4,000 issued U.S. patents, according to the organization. Goldberg is a BMES member.

The 2018 class of NAI Fellows has contributed to a variety of fields, including biomedical engineering, laser photonics and computer sciences.

Election to NAI fellow status is the highest professional distinction accorded solely to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society.
 
Before spearheading the master's program in Healthcare Technologies Management in Marquette's Opus College of Engineering, Goldberg worked in a variety of medical device research and development roles. He holds six patents for urological devices.

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