Dr. Nevan Hanumara is the Program Manager for the MIT Tata Center for Technology + Design and a Research Scientist in MIT Mechanical Engineering’s Precision Engineering Research Group. He focuses on mechanical design and human factors as he works with clinicians to develop medical device solutions to interventional challenges as well as addresses industrial innovation opportunities. Nevan has hands-on prototyping, testing, and project management expertise and extensive experience teaching mechanical design. He maintains a range of industrial contacts, has worked internationally, and supports entrepreneurship as a mechanism for technology commercialization. In addition to three mechanical engineering degrees, he also holds a BA in French.