Mr Ben Woodington

Mr Ben Woodington University of Cambridge

Title: Development of a minimally invasive spinal cord interface utilising thin film electronics

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Biography

Ben Woodington is a PhD student from the Sensor Technologies CDT, working within the Bioelectronics Group at the University of Cambridge. His research is focused on the development of shape adaptive, flexible implants for sensing and stimulating the spinal cord, with a particular focus on pain management and paraplegia. After completing his undergraduate studies in Chemistry he worked as a medical device engineer, where he concentrated on the development and scale-up of novel respiratory devices for the treatment of asthma and lung cancer.

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