Awards & Winners

Wilson Greatbatch

Date of Birth 06-September-1919
Place of Birth Buffalo
(United States of America, New York, Erie County, Area code 716)
Nationality United States of America
Profession Inventor
Wilson Greatbatch was an American engineer and inventor. He held more than 350 patents and was a member of the National Inventors Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Lemelson–MIT Prize.

Awards by Wilson Greatbatch

Check all the awards nominated and won by Wilson Greatbatch.


National Medal of Technology and Innovation
(For invention, development and introduction into clinical usage of the implantable cardiac pacemaker resulting in saving over two million lives. This subsequently led to the development and commercialization of lithium batteries which greatly enhanced longevity and reliability of pacemakers and implantable devices.)