PhD Biomedical Engineering
Expertise: Product Design
Ben Berkowitz received his PhD at the University of Iowa in Biomedical Engineering, where his dissertation discussed the development of morphological analysis software for cerebral aneurysm risk assessment. While pursuing his degree he founded Voxello, a medical device company that provides devices and tools for hospitals to help patients overcome communication barriers. Under the role of Product Development Director at Voxello, Ben helped bring Voxello’s Noddle device to market through the FDA’s 510k approval process, and continues to develop new products to improve the care of hospital patients with communication difficulties.