Emily Macmillan

Project Engineer  

I design special instruments that meet surgeons’ particular needs.

Years in role (or similar):
4 years 

College and degree(s):
Lehigh University, B.S. in Bioengineering; Georgia Institute of Technology, Master of Biomedical Innovation and Development 

What sparked your interest in STEM?:
I was treated for scoliosis as a child, loved building and designing, math, and art. Finding out I could combine an interest in medical and mechanical design got me extremely excited to pursue this career.
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