Dr. James Wall is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgeon at Stanford University who focuses on minimally invasive approaches to children’s surgery. He is an alumnus of the Stanford Biodesign program and holds a Masters degree in Bioengineering. His research focuses on how we educate others to design and develop health technology as well as flexible endoscopic surgery in children. He has developed multiple health technologies including a novel epidural needle, a protection device for umbilical catheters and a wearable leg compression system. James currently serves as the Director of Program Development for the Stanford Biodesign Innovation Fellowship, Co-Director for the UCSF-Stanford Pediatric Device Consortium and Chairman of the Stanford Children’s Health Perioperative Value Analysis Committee.