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[IP] Inventor of pump


Dean Kamen
Founder, FIRST 
Dean Kamen is President and owner of DEKA Research & Development
Corporation, a Manchester, New Hampshire-based company specializing in
advanced technologies in medical equipment. A physicist, engineer, and
inventor, he holds more than 100 US patents. He was an undergraduate at
Worcester Polytechnic Institute when he invented the wearable infusion pump,
on which he was awarded his first patents, and in 1976, founded what became
his first medical device company, AutoSyringe, Inc 

Highlights of Accomplishments 
   1978 Developed the first portable pump to dispense insulin
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