Jarvik is a surname and may refer to:

  • Erik Jarvik (1907 – 1998), Swedish paleozoologist
  • Robert Jarvik (b. 1946), American scientist and inventor
    • Jarvik-7 artificial heart
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Murray Jarvik - Personal Life
... Murray Jarvik was born in New York City on June 1, 1923 ... Jarvik suffered from lifelong heart problems, which began with a severe case of rheumatic fever when he was twelve years old ... Jarvik received his undergraduate bachelor's degree at the City College of New York before earning his master's degree in science at U.C.L.A. ...
Murray Jarvik - Nicotine Patch
... Murray Jarvik began research into the absorption of tobacco contents through the skin and its effects on the human body ... However, Jarvik and his colleague, then UCLA postdoctoral fellow Jed Rose, could not get approval to conduct their research into tobacco absorption through the skin on human subjects ... Instead, Jarvik and Rose began testing the effects of absorption of tobacco contents on themselves ...
Robert Jarvik
... Robert Koffler Jarvik, M.D ... scientist, researcher and entrepreneur known for his role in developing the Jarvik-7 artificial heart ...
Robert Jarvik - Career
... After being admitted to the University of Utah's medical school, Jarvik completed two years of study, and in 1971 was hired by Willem Johan Kolff, a Dutch-born physician-inventor at the University of ... Jarvik received his M.D ... Jarvik joined University of Utah's artificial organs program in 1971, then headed by Willem Johan Kolff, his mentor ...