Norman R. Augustine Senior Scholar and Senior Director of Programs
National Academy of Engineering
Guru Madhavan is the Norman R. Augustine Senior Scholar and senior director of programs of the National Academy of Engineering where he leads and oversees activities of broad scope and complexity focused on engineering practice, education, research, communication, and policies. He has served as an adviser to the European Union Malaria Fund, and as a technical adviser to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Previously, he worked in the medical device industry contributing to the development of cardiac surgical catheters for ablation therapy and neuromuscular stimulators. He is an elected fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering.