August 2, 2023 – BackStop Neural is proud to announce that co-founder and visionary leader Dr. Walter Voit has been honored as a Senior Member of the prestigious National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
The National Academy of Inventors is an esteemed organization that recognizes outstanding academic inventors who have contributed significantly to the advancement of technology and intellectual property. Election as a Senior Member of the NAI is a testament to Dr. Voit’s remarkable achievements, groundbreaking contributions, and relentless commitment to advancing medical technology.
"We are incredibly proud of Dr. Voit for this well-deserved recognition," said Connie Manz, CEO of BackStop Neural. She went on to say that "he has been a driving force behind our innovative spinal cord stimulator leads, which have the potential to relieve pain and transform the lives of millions of patients worldwide. This acknowledgment by the National Academy of Inventors reaffirms Dr. Voit's innovation and unwavering dedication to leveraging science to improve patients' lives."
As a Senior Member of the NAI, Dr. Voit joins a distinguished group of inventors and innovators from leading universities, research institutions, and corporations across the country. This recognition further solidifies BackStop Neurals's reputation as a trailblazer in the medical device field, attracting top talent and potential collaborations with key industry players.
“I am honored that the NAI named me as a Senior Member of its 2023 class,” Dr. Voit said. “I believe my involvement with the NAI will provide great opportunities for us to expand our networking and further push our research and business opportunities.”