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Keith Obstein

STORM Lab USA Director, Vanderbilt Institute for Surgery and Engineering, Vanderbilt University Associate Professor of Medicine Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University

Pietro Valdastri

STORM Lab UK Director, University of Leeds Full Professor, Chair of Robotics and Autonomous Systems, Faculty of Engineering, University of Leeds Adjoint Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University

PhD in Bioengineering from Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa, Italy.


Claire Landewee

Research Assistant, STORM Lab

Claire joined the STORM Lab as a 2019 VISE Summer Fellow. Ever since, she has continued involvement with the Magnetic Flexible Endoscope (MFE), WAterjet Necrosectomy Device (WAND), and HydroJet projects. She is currently working remotely for the STORM Lab while pursuing a medical degree at the Carle Illinois College of Medicine in Urbana, Illinois.