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2019 Design of Medical Devices Conference


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April 6, 7-9, 2020


DMD Special Events and Highlights

  • Daniel Lace 5.10k Road Race & Fun Run
    5.10k Road Race & Fun Run

    Family & Dog Friendly Event
    Monday, April 15, 2019, Coffman Memorial Union
    Race began at 6:30pm

  • Special Goldy Apperances Special Goldy Apperances
    Goldy Gopher visits DMD

    Meet and Greet with Goldy Gopher
    Get your picture taken with Goldy Gopher just like Dr. Erdman Conference Chair

  • Special Goldy Apperances ETF
    Emerging Technology Forum

    “Clinical Applications of Mixed Realities”
    Join us for an in-depth look at clinical applications of mixed realities and engage in a conversation with mixed reality experts from industry, universities and government who will provide their insights on how these exciting technologies could change the landscape of healthcare.

  • Innovation Workshop Innovation Workshop
    "Becoming a Medical Technology

    Innovator" Innovation Workshop

    BETTER THAN EVER, fast-paced, one-day workshop, where you learn the essentials of being a medical technology innovator and key opinion leader

    Monday, April 15, 7:30am-6:00pm
    Pinnacle Ballroom, Graduate Minneapolis

  • Keynote Lunches Keynote Lunches
    Leaders in Medical Devices

    Keynote Luncheons
    April 16, 17 & 18, 2019
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
    Keynote Lunches are a separate billable event
  • 18 Years Strong Poster Session
    18 Years Strong!

    The world's largest medical device conference will be held at Graduate Minneapolis & McNamara Alumni Center, located on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus
  • Student Showcase Student Showcase
    Student Design Showcase

    Tuesday, April 16, 5:30-7:30pm
    University Hall, McNamara Alumni Center

    Submission Opens in the Fall of 2018!

The world's largest premiere medical devices conference consists of four-days of workshops, symposiums, scientific poster sessions and technical/scientific sessions, with topics such as:

Advances in Medical Devices

Becoming a Medical Tech Innovator

Cardiovascular Engineering

Computational Modeling & Regulatory Science (CM&RS)

Clinical Cases


• Emerging Technology Forum
"Clinical Applications of Mixed Realities"

Human Factors

IEM Biotechnology Symposium

MedDevice Intellectual Property


Reimbursement for MedTech

Rehabilitation Technologies

Scientific Poster Session

Surgical Robotics

Wearable Medical Technology

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