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Dr. Raymond Vahan Damadian, The Inventor Of The MRI Machine, Passes Away At 86

Armenian-American Raymond Vahan Damadian, M.D., the inventor of the first Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanning machine, passed away at age 86 on August 3, 2022. Damadian was a physician, medical practitioner, mathematician, and inventor. He was born in New York on March 16, 1936, to an Armenian Genocide survivor.  Dr. Damadian was the first to perform...