James Wall, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine
Dr. James Wall is Pediatric Surgeon at Stanford who focuses on minimally invasive approaches to children’s surgery. He is an alumnus of the Stanford Biodesign program and holds a Masters degree in Bioengineering. He has a research focus on how we educate others to design and develop health technology, as well as the emerging field of surgical endoscopy. He has developed multiple health technologies, including a novel epidural needle, a protection device for umbilical catheters, and a wearable leg compression system. James currently leads the perioperative Value Analysis Committee and surgical endoscopy program Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and is the Assistant Director of the Byers Center for Biodesign Innovation Fellowship at Stanford.