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“Stars of Science”: Young Moroccan inventor Youssef El Azouzi awarded in Qatar

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Morocco’s Youssef El Azouzi won the title of Best Arab Inventor for the 11th season of Qatar Television’s “Stars of Science” reality show for his invention of “Flow Modulator Stent”.

Congratulations Youssef El Azouzi, winner of Stars of Science Season 11! You made it & we’re proud of…

Publiée par ‎Stars of Science | نجوم العلوم‎ sur Vendredi 8 novembre 2019

The invention of the young Moroccan, designed to help patients with congestive heart failure, was able to receive the support of the jury and the public vote.

Before proceeding to the voting phase, candidates’ inventions were subjected to an essential test to prove the feasibility of their use and to determine the design of these products in order to meet the needs of consumers.

Youssef El Azouzi, a graduate of the American School of Rabat, studied at Oxford University in Great Britain, then at Boston University, before embarking on medical studies in English at Turkish universities.

Launched in 2009 on the initiative of the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, “Stars of Science” is an educational and entertaining reality TV show aimed at rewarding young people’s inventions between 18 and 35 years-old, to encourage them to design assistive technologies to bring about positive change in their communities.