L-R: Heather Goodrum, Gavin Thomas, Hayley Hanson, Steven Hollisey-McLean
CARTIS partner institutions Morriston Hospital and PDR have grown their respective teams in the first part of 2015.
Morriston welcomes Reconstructive Scientist Steven Hollisey-McLean and 3D Biomedical Technician Heather Goodrum; while PDR's Surgical & Prosthetic Design team adds Research Assistant Gavin Thomas and Technician Hayley Hanson.
Steven will be working on producing soft-tissue prostheses for patients who have undergone surgery following trauma, disease or congenital birth defects. Heather undertakes the Computer Aided Design (CAD) modelling work for the maxillofacial unit - processing and manipulating patient scan data to plan procedures and improve outcomes. Gavin's role focuses on a collaborative project between PDR, ABMU, and two external industrial partners. Hayley operates PDR's national and international Medical Modelling and Reconstruction Aids service.
Further information about the new additions to CARTIS can be found on the members page.