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Medical innovator Fogarty faces 80 with optimism

Original post made on Feb 21, 2014

Surgeon, vintner and inventor with 150 patents to his name, Dr. Thomas Fogarty founded the Fogarty Institute for Innovation in 2007 with the aim of cultivating and guiding the best and brightest health care innovators in the world. He turns 80 next week.

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Posted by Afraid To Speak-Out
a resident of Monta Loma
on Feb 21, 2014 at 2:43 pm

"Fogarty's main concern these days is bureaucracy and over-regulation... Today, the legal and regulatory hurdles that the companies in his incubator face are massive and wasteful, he said."

This holds true throughout our society thanks to elected know-nothings who pass endless regulations under the guise of popular euphemisms e.g. the environment, for the children, etc. rather than just say for their own self-serving agenda or for their union, etc..

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Posted by Harriet
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Feb 22, 2014 at 7:43 pm

Afraid to Speak-Out:

You hit the "nail on the head" with your comment.

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Posted by Mr Advisor
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Feb 24, 2014 at 6:19 am

This proves Professor Shockley's theory without a doubt!!