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Accepting submissions for the

Student Design Showcase & Emerging Innovation Valuation


2021 DMD Conference Highlights

  • Three-in-Five Competition
    2021 Three-in-Five Competition

    Tues., April 13

    Tied for 2nd Place: Aaron Tucker, University of Minnesota

    Tied for 2nd Place: Alexander Ambrose, Georgia Institute of Technology

    Grand Prize: Sun Jay Yoo & Mark Shifman, Johns Hopkins University
  • Three-in-Five Competition
    2021 Student Design Showcase

    Tues., April 13

    3rd Place: Breath-Synchronized Aerosol Delivery Device, Rice University

    2nd Place: Intrapericardial Cardiac Compression Device, Georgia Institute of Technology

    Grand Prize: Team Pulmopivot, Duke University
  • Emerging Medical Innovation Valuation Competition
    2021 Emerging Medical

    Innovation Valuation Competition

    Wed., April 14
    3rd Place: Austin Pfannenstiel, Founder and President, Precision Microwave

    2nd Place: Paul Hoogervorst, Anser Implants

    Grand Prize: John Ralston, PROTXX, Inc.
  • 21 Years Strong
    20 Years Strong in 2021

    We celebrated our 20th DMD Conference on the evening of Wed., April 14, 2021. Virtual access to the event is available for free.
  • Cybersecurity
    Center for Medical Device

    2021 Cybersecurity Symposium
    & Archimedes Capture the Flag Event
    Mon., April 12
    The morning session included individual talks on device security and the afternoon will be an interactive capture the flag competition hosted by our friends from the Defcon Biohacking Village. This cross-industry event was designed for professionals and students alike to learn and share knowledge on all things medical device security.
  • Clinical Cases
    2021 IEM Innovation Week

    Monday-Friday, April 12-16, 2021
    IEM Innovation Week hosted seven events highlighting advances and new directions in medical engineering. Engineering to fight cancer, neurological disorders, failing organs, and many other ailments—it was all at the University of Minnesota!

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Thank you to all of our 2022 attendees!

For a full sponsor breakdown, please visist the 2022 Sponsor page.