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News and Highlights

Art Pappas: Two Big Reasons Why Now is the Ideal Time for Academic Innovation

Art Pappas, life science investor and managing partner of Pappas Ventures, delivered the keynote address at the 2016 Open Thinking Innovation Showcase, an event held by Wake Forest Innovations to show off new and upcoming inventions from researchers at Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest University.

Wake Forest Baptist Researchers Develop Medical App to Help Evaluate Patients With Chest Pain

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a medical app for risk-evaluation and clinical support that can help emergency department personnel more efficiently determine which patients with acute chest pain can be discharged safely.

Featured Technology

Single-Prong Nasal Cannula

Our single-prong, dual-port nasal cannula simultaneously delivers oxygen deep within the nasal cavity and monitors a patient’s breathing, without blocking the surgical field. In addition, the superior design results in improved procedural safety and reduced anesthetic complications.


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