SynCardia Systems, Inc. (Tucson, AZ) is the privately-held manufacturer of the world's first and only FDA, Health Canada and CE (Europe) approved Total Artificial Heart. The company was formed in 2001 by world-renowned heart surgeon Jack G. Copeland, MD, interventional cardiologist Marvin J. Slepian, MD, and biomedical engineer Richard G. Smith, MSEE, CCE, to commercialize the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart.
Getting to the Destination: Dr. Marvin Slepian, SynCardiaBySynCardia Systems, Inc.
Published: 2013-06-13 20:55:30
Marvin J. Slepian, M.D.Co-Founder, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer,
Science Advisory Board Chairman
Categories: Thought Leaders
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