How Geoff went from inventing miniature medical tools to running companies

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Cells, The Body, Living Things 

Chemical Sciences – Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/Liquids/Gases

Physical Sciences – Energy

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering.

Years: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

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How Geoff went from inventing miniature medical tools to running companies – Australia’s Science Channel

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Geoff Rogers is a problem solver – with a career taking him from a biomedical engineer to now running companies developing miniature medical equipment and a new generation of antibiotics. This article would be useful for promoting careers in STEM and would be suited to all sciences for years 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12.

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