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April 7-10, 2014

The Commons Hotel & McNamara Alumni Center

Minneapolis, MN

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2014 DMD Conference Keynotes and Featured Speakers:

  • Michael Zinn
    University of Wisconsin - Madison

    Surgical Robotics 2: Catheter Robotics
    Wednesday, April 9, 2:00-3:30
    Meridian Ballroom 2, The Commons Hotel
  • Tingrui Pan
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of California, Davis

    Medical Micro and Nano Systems
    Wednesday, April 9, 10:30-12:00
    Meridian Ballroom 1, The Commons Hotel
  • Edward Lemaire
    The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Centre

    Prosthetics and Orthotics
    Tuesday, April 8, 4:00-5:30
    Meridian Ballroom 1, The Commons Hotel
  • Stacy Enxing Seng
    Covidien Vascular Therapies

    Medical Device Innovation
    Wednesday, April 9, 4:00-5:30
    Maroon & Gold, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Gregory D. Hager
    Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, Johns Hopkins

    Surgical Robotics and Computational Surgery
    Wednesday, April 9, 10:30-12:00
    Meridian Ballroom 2, The Commons Hotel
  • Frank Baaijens
    Eindhoven University of Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Technology

    Cardiovascular 2: Engineered Tissues for Cardiac Devices
    Tuesday, April 8, 2:00-3:30
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel
  • Boaz Avitall
    Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Illinois Chicago

    Cardiovascular Keynote
    Tuesday, April 8, 10:30-12:00
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel
  • Chaim Lotan
    Heart Institute, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Israel Heart Society

    Tuesday Luncheon Keynote
    April 8, 12:15-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Just Herder
    Delft University of Technology
    Recipient of the 2014 DMD Conference Award

    Wednesday Luncheon Keynote
    April 9, 12:45-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Annamarie Saarinen
    Newborn Foundation | Coalition

    Devices for Developing Nations: Examples of low cost high impact projects from pediatric and adult medicine
    April 9, 2:00-3:30
    Ski-U-Mah, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Adah Almutairi
    Associate Professor, University of California at San Diego

    Drug Delivery Devices
    Tuesday, April 8, 2:00-3:30
    Ski-U-Mah, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Tina Morrison, PhD
    Office of Device Evaluation, CDRH/FDA

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10, 8:15-11:45
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Jon Giftakis
    Senior Principal Scientist, Medtronic Neuromodulation

    Neuroengineering 2
    Tuesday, April 8, 2:00-3:30
    Meridian Ballroom 1, The Commons Hotel
  • Dawn Bardot
    Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC)

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10, 8:15-11:45
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Bill Murray
    President and CEO, Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC)

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Ken Hoyme
    Distinguished Scientist, Adventium Labs

    Implementing Secure Wireless Communication in Medical Devices
    Wednesday, April 9, 2:00-3:30
    Maroon & Gold, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Michelle McMurry-Heath
    Office of the Center Director, Associate Director for Science

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Steve Levine
    Sr. Director of Product Strategy, Dassault Systèmes SIMULIA Corp.

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Kathryn M. O'Callaghan
    Deputy Director, Coverage and Analysis Group (CAG), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

    "Regulatory Science" Symposium
    Thursday, April 10
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Gabriel Loor
    University of Minnesota

    Cardiovascular Keynote
    Tuesday, April 8, 10:30-12:00
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel
  • Martin S. Kohn
    Chief Medical Scientist at Jointly Health former Chief Medical Scientist, Care Delivery Systems, IBM Research

    Plenary Presentation
    Tuesday, April 8, 8:00-10:00
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel
  • Ellen R. Strahlman, MD, MHSc
    Senior Vice President, Research & Development, Chief Medical Officer, BD

    Thursday Luncheon Symposium Keynote
    April 10, 12:45-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
  • William R. Wagner
    Director, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Professor of Surgery, Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh

    Biomaterials
    Tuesday, April 8, 2:00-3:30
    Meridian Ballroom 2, The Commons Hotel
  • Marjorie Skubic
    Director, Center for Eldercare and Rehabilitation Technology, University of Missouri-Columbia

    Technology Needs for Geriatric Care
    Wednesday, April 9, 2:00-3:30
    A.I Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center - TIME & LOCATION CHANGE
  • Juan Granada
    Executive Director & Chief Scientific Officer, CRF – Skirball Center for Cardiovascular Research

    Cardiovascular 4: Pre-Clinical Trials for Cardiac Devices
    Wednesday, April 9, 9:00-10:30
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel - LOCATION CHANGE
  • Gene Fridman
    Department of Otolaryngology and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

    Neuroengineering 4: Novel approaches for exciting or inhibiting the brain
    Wednesday, April 9, 4:00-5:30
    Meridian Ballroom 1, The Commons Hotel
  • Mark Plunkett
    University of Minnesota

    Cardiovascular 5: Pediatric Cardiac Innovation: The Next Generation
    Wednesday, April 9, 11:00-12:30
    Meridian Ballrooms 3 & 4, The Commons Hotel
  • Gregg Trahey
    Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

    Image-Guided Interventions
    Wednesday, April 9, 10:30-12:00
    Ski-U-Mah, McNamara Alumni Center

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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 MedTech Innovator

Big Data

Biomaterials

Cardiovascular Engineering

Collaborative Device Design

Computational Biomechanics

Devices for Developing Nations

Drug Delivery Devices

Fluid Power Medical Devices

Image-guided Interventions

Micro & Nano Devices

Neuroengineering

Ophthalmology

Prosthetics & Orthotics

Regulatory Science

Surgical Robotics

Three-in-Five Competition

Valuation Competition

Wearable Med Devices

 

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