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Robert Koffler Jarvik
May 11, 1946
Midland, Michigan, U.S.
|Alma mater||Syracuse University|
New York University
|Known for||Developing the Jarvik-7 artificial heart|
(m. 1968; div. 1985)
Marilyn vos Savant (m. 1987)
|Relatives||Murray Jarvik (paternal uncle)|
Robert Koffler Jarvik, M.D. (born May 11, 1946) is an American scientist, researcher and businessman. He is known for his role in creating the Jarvik-7 artificial heart. He was born in Midland, Michigan.
References[change | change source]
- "Men in the News: A Pair of Skilled Hands to Guide an Artificial Heart: Robert Kiffler Jarvik". Article in The New York Times, 3 December 1982. Retrieved from  on 2006-06-23.