An important individual in the field of physical therapy is Bessie Bount. Bessie was a physical therapist who worked with injured soldiers during WWII. She was inspired by these soldiers and created a device that allowed amputees to feed themselves.
Graeme Milbourne Clark AC (born 16 August 1935 in Camden, New South Wales) is an Australian doctor. He was a key figure in the research and development of the Bionic Ear – a multiple-channel cochlear implant. #graemeclark #australian #doctor #bionicear #medical #inventor #technology #influential #australia #people
Who are Scientologists? Meet Marc, a medical inventor who developed the world's first auto-disable syringe, to combat needles as a major transmission route for HIV/AIDS. "Using the tools in Scientology,” Marc says, “has allowed me to reach out and get in touch with people that you would normally think wouldn't be possible. And the results of that is that we've saved over five million fatal transmissions occurring." PLAY VIDEO!
Vivien Thomas, African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s. Thomas was also offered the position of Chief of Surgery at his alma mater, Johns Hopkins in 1941.