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Biomedical engineer

Paul Wellington Detwiler, American biomedical engineer. Achievements include research in cardioplegia heart preservations solutions used to preserve heart tissue during open heart surgery, device for ultrasonic coronary artery angioplasty, and in drugs that block hypoxic brain injury from strokes. Grantee Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center, 1988. Member American Medical Association, American Heart Association, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Detwiler, Paul Wellington was born on May 5, 1963 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Paul Wellington and Maryann (Ryan) Detwiler.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Drexel University, 1986. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Columbia University, 1988.

Career

Research consultant, Procter & Gamble Corporation, New York City, 1986;staff associate department cardiac surgery, Columbia University, New York City, 1988-1989;research fellow department neurological surgery, Albert Einstein College Medicine, Bronx, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in cardioplegia heart preservations solutions used to preserve heart tissue during open heart surgery, device for ultrasonic coronary artery angioplasty, and in drugs that blockhypoxic brain injury from strokes. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Einstein Quarterly Journal, since 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Medical Association, American Heart Association, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

father:
Paul Wellington Detwiler

mother:
Maryann (Ryan) Detwiler