Tommy Washington is the Principle Extrusion SME at Evonik Health Care in Birmingham, Alabama, and has more than a dozen years of experience within the medical device industry.
Since joining Evonik in 2015, he has been instrumental in the development and establishment of the Medical Device Competence Center (MDCC). He has served as the development and technical lead for several RESOMER®
products designed for customers within cardiovascular and orthopedic device applications.
Prior to Evonik, he was a Polymer Engineer/ Failure Analyst for Element Materials Technology, where he consulted as a technical problem solver for biomedical and polymer manufacturing companies.
He has a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering), and a Master of Science in Polymer Engineering from the University of Tennessee- Knoxville. He is currently completing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.