Dr. James Wall is a practicing Pediatric Surgeon at Stanford University. He is an alumnus of the Stanford Biodesign program and holds a Masters degree in Bioengineering. He founded InSite Medical Technologies in 2007 to develop new approaches to regional anesthesia that resulted in a novel device for epidural access. His current research interest is in the design, development and analysis of medical technology as well as the emerging field of surgical endoscopy. James currently leads the surgical endoscopy program Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and is the Assistant Director of the Biodesign Innovation Fellowship Program.