Science Advance: Finalists Announced for Georgia Tech InVenture Prize

The finalists for Georgia Tech’s sixth annual InVenture Prize competition have been announced and will air on Georgia Public Broadcasting on March 26 at 7:30 p.m. Among the finalists is the ACTSI-supported Sucette Smart Soother. The Sucette Smart Soother is a modernized pacifier designed to fit the growing dentition of infants. It changes color when infants have a fever. This innovation is part of the ACTSI-supported Capstone Design Program at Georgia Tech.

Sucette Smart Soother team members include Rachel Ford, a biomedical engineering major from Powder Springs, GA; Esteban Ongini, a biomedical engineering major from Miami, FL; and Will McAllister, a biomedical engineering major from Charlotte, NC.