Department of Surgery

Dr. Harvey Borovetz Receives Vishnu H Ingle Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulation to Dr. Harvey Borovetz! Dr. Borovetz has been honored with the inaugural Vishnu H Ingle Lifetime Achievement Award by the ASAIO for his exceptional contributions to artificial organ technology. As a Distinguished Professor here at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Borovetz's pioneering work has significantly advanced the field, notably with innovations like the HeartMate II LVAD. His visionary approach fosters interdisciplinary collaboration, bridging engineering and clinical practice. Grateful for the recognition, Dr. Borovetz acknowledges the collective effort behind his achievements. The award ceremony will take place at the ASAIO 70th Anniversary Conference, where Dr. Borovetz will accept the accolade in person, marking a significant milestone in his illustrious career.