Received a BS in Education in Math from University of Tennessee in 1976 and a Masters of Education in Natural Sciences in 1990. Taught science and math in K-12 schools for 38 years focused on physics, engineering, and astronomy. Joined the Deep Brain Stimulation group part-time in 2012 and full-time in 2015.
Interests are developing simple electro-mechanical devices as well as conducting research that contributes to improving clinical outcomes of our patients.
Benoit Dawant, Cornelius Vanderbilt Chair in Engineering
VISE Steering Committee Chair and Center Director
Medical Image Processing Lab (MIP Lab)