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Medtronic appoints Andrea J. Goldsmith to board

Staff Writer |
Minneapolis, Mn., USA - Medtronic, a medical technology company, announced that it has appointed Andrea J. Goldsmith to the board as an independent director.

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Dr. Goldsmith is the Stephen Harris professor in the School of Engineering at Stanford University and director of Stanford's Wireless Systems Laboratory.

Dr. Goldsmith is a widely published expert on this topic and the recipient of multiple awards and honors for her research, including IEEE Fellow.

Dr. Goldsmith co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer of Plume WiFi (formerly Accelera, Inc.) and Quantenna Communications, Inc., and previously held positions at Maxim Technologies, MemoryLink Corporation, and AT&T Bell Laboratories.