As healthcare becomes increasingly more complex, engineering will become a major factor in the advancement of the sector.
Artificial intelligence, machine learning, 3D printing, medical devices, data science and robotics will drive future healthcare engineering projects, which means engineers must work as part of cross-functional teams to be able to develop and use connected technologies.
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