Dominic (Dom) Dovalis is an undergraduate research assistant in the UWSMPH Department of Radiology and a student in the University of Wisconsin – Madison’s Biomedical Engineering program.
He completed his first two years of undergraduate studies at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and then joined the University of Wisconsin – Madison in the 2020 fall term. Dom’s educational focus is on biomechanical engineering, dealing with the mechanical facets of medical device design and implementation, as well as the macroscale mechanical processes that occur in the human body. Along with an academic foundation related to the field, Dom brings medical device industry experience to his role, specifically in the areas of functional testing, software testing, quality assurance, and regulatory practices. He joined the Department of Radiology to assist with medical imaging research efforts in the beginning of 2021.