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2017 Design of Medical Devices Conference

April 10, 11-13, 2017
The Commons Hotel & McNamara Alumni Center
Minneapolis, MN


2017 Keynote & Featured Speakers:

  • Dr. Michael Park, UMN Dr. Michael Park, UMN
    Michael Park,

    University of Minnesota

    Surgical Procedure Tutorial:
    Deep Brain Stimulator Implantation


    Wednesday, April 12, 10:30-12:00
    A.I Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Angela Sykes, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Angela Sykes, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
    Angela Sykes,

    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

    Plenary Keynote Presentation
    Tuesday, April 11, 8:00-10:00
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • Ron Kaye Ron Kaye
    Ronald Kaye,

    Human Factors Focus, LLC

    Usability of Medical Devices
    Wednesday, April 12, 10:30-12:00
    Thomas H. Swain Room, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Michael Joyner, Mayo Clinic Michael Joyner, Mayo Clinic
    Michael Joyner, Mayo Clinic

    Wearables 2
    Wednesday, April 12, 4:00-5:30
    A.I. Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center
  • William Heetderks, Food and Drug Administration William Heetderks, Food and Drug Administration
    William Heetderks,

    Food and Drug Administration

    IDE Clinical Trials
    Tuesday, April 11, 4:00-5:30
    Thomas H. Swain Room, McNamara Alumni Center
  • Shanthi Sivanandam, University of Minnesota Shanthi Sivanandam, University of Minnesota
    Shanthi Sivanandam,

    University of Minnesota

    Cardiovascular Keynote
    Tuesday, April 11, 2:00-3:30
    Meridian Ballroom 2/3, The Commons Hotel
  • Michelle McMurry-Heath, Johnson & Johnson Michelle McMurry-Heath, Johnson & Johnson
    Michelle McMurry-Heath,

    Johnson & Johnson

    Tuesday Lunch Keynote
    April 11, 12:15-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
  • 
		<br />Samuel Mukasa, UMN CSE Samuel Mukasa, UMN CSE
    Samuel Mukasa,

    University of Minnesota
    Plenary Session
    Tuesday, April 11, 8:00-10:00
    Meridian Ballrooms, The Commons Hotel
  • 
		<br />Samuel Mukasa, UMN CSE Samuel Mukasa, UMN CSE
    Tommy Vaughan, Columbia University
    Cardiovascular Keynote
    Tuesday, April 12, 10:30-12:00
    Meridian Ballrooms 2/3, The Commons Hotel
  • 
		<br />Jeffrey Shuren, FDA CDRH Jeffrey Shuren, FDA CDRH
    Jeffrey Shuren,

    Food & Drug Administration
    Thursday Luncheon Symposium Keynote
    April 13, 12:45-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
  • 
		<br />Stephen Oesterle Stephen N. Oesterle
    Stephen Oesterle
    Wednesday Luncheon Keynote and 2016 DMD Award Recipient
    April 12, 12:15-1:45
    Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center


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:

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