Pat Crago

Pat Crago received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, in 1967, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in biomedical engineering from Case, in 1970 and 1973 respectively. He did post-doctoral studies at Johns Hopkins University, and returned to Case in 1976. He chaired the biomedical engineering department at Case from 1999-2007, and subsequently was appointed Associate Dean of the Case School of Engineering. Prof. Crago helped design and implement the Biomedical Entrepreneurship track in Case’s Master of Engineering and Management degree program, and was founding director of the Coulter-Case Translational Research Partnership to translate biomedical engineering technologies into products that meet significant clinical needs.