Maurice Bourlion is the co-inventor of PediGuard™ and co-inventor of Electroconductive Shockwave Lithotrispy.
Today he is Professor at Jean Monnet University in Saint Etienne France. He is also Board Member of SpineGuard, a medical device start-up that aims to make spine surgery safer and member of its Scientific Advisory Board.
Formerly Maurice Bourlion was Executive Vice President for SpineVision® group and General Manager of its North American subsidiary in San Francisco (California, USA).
He started his career in the basic research group of Dowell Schlumberger where he participated to design experimental set-up for measuring fluid flow in heterogeneous media.
Maurice Bourlion holds a biomedical engineering degree from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Electronique et de ses Applications (ENSEA) and a University Degree in Electronics.
He is also Certified Professor at the college of electrical engineering and computer science. He is author of more than 40 scientific publications and listed as inventor for 18 patents. He is a member of the NewYork Academy of Sciences.