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Dr Mohr spoke at Wired Health on the future of surgical robots. Though surgical robots have become prevalent in many hospitals and countries by making surgeries less invasive, they have not revolutionized surgeries inside the patients. The next phase is to look at surgical robots as a platform for integrating other technologies that can impact a patient outcome, such as enabling early detection of diseases, providing decision support during surgeries, and allowing surgeons to work at a different scale.

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Life sciences is a wide and dynamic field that is being energized by other disciplines. The boom that has been already observed in the bio-medical domain is extending to other areas of life sciences, accompanied by many career opportunities and more exciting challenges for educational institutions.

IEEE Robot Challenge

IEEE Robot Challenge is an outreach program for high school students interested in engineering. Watch these high school students learn and compete through this process.

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