Holding a Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, Safa is an Assistant Professor in the department of Orthopaedic Surgery at University of California. He works in the program of reconstructive surgery in Amman in Jordan and he is the technical coordinator of the 3D prosthetics project.
"I am in charge of the technological component of the project. With the Irbid FabLab, I test different scanning and modelling software programs in order to optimize the materials used to manufacture the prosthesis. I configure and calibrate the printers, and also test the various biocompatible materials."