Early medical device innovation
Early health technology assessment
Vinayak is a clinical research fellow undertaking his PhD with the Ritchie Centre at Monash University. He's also undertaking his specialist training with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG). His research areas of interest involve early medical device innovation, early health technology assessment and clinical strategy for medical technology. He collaborates with industry on a number of medical technology devices with the aim of improving the outcomes in healthcare.
Vinayak Smith's Articles
Rhythm baby, biorhythm
A device being trialled globally that measures the heart rate of the mother and her foetus is moving care to an outpatient setting.
A virtual take on pain reduction
A trial has shown that VR can help women better cope during a common procedure to reposition their breech baby.