How the Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge is Bringing Focus to Robotics Teams

Even just a decade ago, the word “STEAM” was associated more with saunas than with education. But today, STEAM education—which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics—is recognized as critically important in the education of today’s children. The U.S. Department of Education projects that the number of jobs in STEAM-related fields will grow by 14 percent […]

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Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital Opens a 3D Printing Center of Excellence

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, a non-profit 195-bed inpatient and outpatient pediatric medical center in St. Louis, Missouri, is partnering with Stratasys to create a new Center of Excellence (COE) with the goal of helping physicians and researchers advance the use of 3D printing for a wide range of medical applications. (L to R) Brian […]

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3D Printing is Helping to Standardize Surgical Training

Traditionally surgical training has depended on the orderly exposure of the surgeons to graduated clinical experience in the operating room under the close supervision of senior surgeons. Such preceptor-apprenticeship on an operation table is the major bottleneck in training of congenital heart surgery because of the wide variation and complexity of pathological anatomy, relative rarity […]

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