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biomechanical engineer

Andrea Slater, American biomechanical engineer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Plastics Engineers, American Management Association, National Association of Female Executives, International Society for Endovascular Surgery.

Background

Slater, Andrea was born on November 10, 1958 in Troy, New York, United States. Daughter of Andrew Albert and Theresa Mary (Giuliano) Inco.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Union College, 1981; Bachelor of Science in Biology, Union College, 1981.

Career

Mechanic engineer, Instrumentation Laboratory, Inc., Lexington, Massachusetts, 1981-1982; product development engineer, USCI division C.R. Bard, Inc., Billerica, Massachusetts, 1982-1983; project engineer, United States Catheters and Instruments division C.R. Bard, Inc., Billerica, Massachusetts, 1983-1985; senior project engineer, United States Catheters and Instruments division C.R. Bard, Inc., Billerica, Massachusetts, 1985-1987; engineering section head, United States Catheters and Instruments division C.R. Bard, Inc., Billerica, Massachusetts, 1987-1990; manager product engineering and diagnostics, Cordis Corporation, Miami, Florida, 1990-1993; program manager applied development, Meadox Meds., Inc., Oakland, New Jersey, 1993-1995; project manager New Products Development, Cordis a Johnson and Johnson Company, Warren, New Jersey, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee soft tip guiding catheter and manufacturing method, medical instrument valve with foam partition member having vapor permeable skin, check valve manifold assembly for use in angioplasty, one piece vessel dilator/catheter sheath introducer, pumping apparatus for perfusion and other fluid catheterization procedures, and delivery system for endovascular graft. Hand powered pumping apparatus for perfusion. Stent/graft deployment system.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Plastics Engineers, American Management Association, National Association of Female Executives, International Society for Endovascular Surgery.

Connections

Married Jeffrey Clark Slater, September 26, 1982 (divorced January 1989). L child, Mark Andrew.

father:
Andrew Albert Inco

mother:
Theresa Mary (Giuliano) Inco

spouse:
Jeffrey Clark Slater