Dr. Thomas Fogarty serves as Chairman at MedicalCue. An internationally recognized cardiovascular surgeon, inventor and entrepreneur, Dr. Fogarty has served as a founder, chairman or board member of over 30 business and research companies. During the past forty years, he has acquired 135 surgical patents, including the industry standard Fogarty balloon catheter and the widely used Aneurx Stent Graft that replaces open surgery aortic aneurysm. Dr. Fogarty is the recipient of countless awards and honors, including the Jacobson Innovation Award of the American College of Surgeons and the 2000 Lemelson-MIT prize for Invention and Innovation. He was inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame in December 2001, and received the Presidential Medal for Innovation in 2014. Dr. Fogarty has published approximately 180 scientific articles and textbook chapters in fields of general and cardiovascular surgery. Dr. Fogarty is currently Clinical Professor of Surgery at Stanford University. Previously, he has held positions as President, Medical Staff at Stanford University Medical Center, and Director, Cardiovascular Surgery at Sequoia Medical Center.