Research/Areas of Interest:

medical device design and development


  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, Austin, United States, 2003
  • M.S., Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, United States, 1987
  • B.A., Wellesley College, Wellesley, United States, 1984


Janet Krevolin is a consultant for Cranial Devices, Inc. She has over 35 years experience in medical device research and product development. Her career has focused on R&D of medical devices, with particular attention to the musculo-skeletal system. She has been a professor of the practice in the Department of Biomedical Engineering since 2016.

Janet Krevolin's research interests include medical device design and development. She works with surgeons and clinicians to address unmet clinical needs, translate these unmet needs into a medical device, obtain regulatory (FDA, CE) clearance, and commercialize the product.