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At JSNN seminar: Innovation as a mindset

Portrait of Harry CooverVincent Edgar Paul, MD, will present a seminar Friday, April 12, 2013, at 11 a,m. at the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering.

His topic is “The Life, Legacy, and Lessons of Dr. Harry Coover, Innovation as a Mindset.”

Dr. Coover – the inventor of Super Glue, a polymer chemist, and the holder of 460 patents – was a 20th century leader in industrial chemical science, research management and programmed innovation. Paul hopes to impart Coover’s general philosophies to a new generation of scientists, engineers, and innovators.

Paul’s wife of 40 years is Dr. Melinda Coover Paul. Her father is Dr. Harry Wesley Coover.

Paul entered into private practice in Greensboro in 1981 and is the founding partner of Guilford Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, currently employing over 60 people.

Questions? Email Elie Azzi at e_azzi@uncg.edu.

Visual: Harry Coover