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DMD Conference Program

Monday, April 9, 2018

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

"Becoming a Medical Technology Innovator" Innovation Workshop
No on-site registration.

6:30 pm

5.10k Road Race & Fun Run

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - Technical Sessions

Meridian Ballroom 1
Graduate Minneapolis
Meridian Ballrooms 2/3
Graduate Minneapolis
Meridian Ballroom 4
Graduate Minneapolis
Pinnacle Ballroom
Graduate Minneapolis
A.I. Johnson Great Room
McNamara Alumni Center
Ski-U-Mah
McNamara Alumni Center
7:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00-10:00

Conference Welcome & Plenary Session
Meridian Ballrooms, Graduate Minneapolis

Welcome: Art Erdman, Conference Chair
Moderator: Will Durfee, Technical Program Chair

Keynote Presentation:
"Talk Title to be Announced"
George Church, Professor, Harvard University

10:00-10:30 UMN Lab/Center Guided Tours
Sponsor Exhibit Showcase (Meridian Foyer)
10:30-12:00 Next-generation Technology for Focal Prostate Cryotherapy Medical Device Innovation Surgical Robotics & Computational Surgery Scientific Poster Session & Oral Presentations Clinical Case 1 Computational Modeling & Regulatory Science 1
12:15-1:45

Keynote Luncheon
Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
Purchase of a Lunch Ticket is Required to Attend

Moderator: Will Durfee, Conference Co-Chair
Sponsored by: Abbott

DMD Conference Volunteer Award
Presented by Dawn Bardot, Medical Devices Innovation Consortium

Keynote Presentation:
"Talk Title to be Announced"
Keynote to be Announced

2:00-3:30 Medical Technologies for Pediatric Surgies Wearable Medical Technologies 1 Scientific Poster Session & Oral Presentations Cardiovascular Keynotes Computational Modeling & Regulatory Science 2
3:30-4:00 UMN Lab/Center Guided Tours
Sponsor Exhibit Showcase (Meridian Foyer)
4:00-5:30 Orthopaedic Device Innovations Emerging Medical Innovation Valuation Competition Advances in Electroporation Technology & Devices Clinical Case 2 Wearable Medical Technologies 2
5:30-7:30 Student Design Showcase
(University Hall, McNamara Alumni Center)

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Technical Sessions

Meridian Ballroom 1
Graduate Minneapolis
Meridian Ballroom 2/3
Graduate Minneapolis
Meridian Ballroom 4
Graduate Minneapolis
Pinnacle Ballroom
Graduate Minneapolis
A.I. Johnson
Great Room
McNamara Alumni Center
Ski-U-Mah
McNamara Alumni Center
7:00-8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00-10:00

3-in-5 Competition
10:00-10:30 UMN Lab/Center Guided Tours
Sponsor Exhibit Showcase (Meridian Foyer)

10:30-12:00

Computational Modeling & Regulatory Science 3 Human Factors 1 Rehabilitation Technologies 1 Scientific Poster Session & Oral Presentations Clinical Case 3 Reimbursement for Medical Technology

12:15-1:45

DMD Award Keynote Luncheon
Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
Purchase of a Lunch Ticket is Required to Attend

Moderator: Paul Iaizzo, Conference Co-Chair
Sponsored by: Medtronic, Inc.

2017 DMD Conference Award Recipient Dr. Earl E. Bakken

Emerging Medical Innovation Valuation Competition Awards
Presented by Randy Nelson, Evergreen Medical Technologies, Inc.

Keynote Presentation:
"Talk Title to be Announced"
Medtronic, Inc.

2:00-3:30

Neuroengineering 1 Human Factors 2 Rehabilitation Technologies 2 Scientific Poster Session & Oral Presentations Advances in Cardiovascular Structural Devices Advances in Medical Sensors
3:30-4:00 UMN Lab/Center Guided Tours

2:00-4:00 NeuroScience Showcase

Discovery Nexus Room and Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center

Sponsor Exhibit Showcase (Meridian Foyer)

4:00-5:30

Neuroengineering 2 Applications of Virtual Reality in Medical Device Development Medical Device Intellectual Property Clinical Case 4 Advances in Cardiovascular Medical Devices
5:30-7:00 Medical Devices Industry Career Fair
(Heritage Gallery, McNamara Alumni Center)

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Meridian Ballroom 1
Graduate Minneapolis
Meridian Ballrooms 2-4
Graduate Minneapolis
7:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00-10:00

Technical Session:

Advances in Medical Devices 1

Emerging Technology Forum
"Digital Health"

10:00-10:15

Sponsor Exhibit Showcase (Meridian Foyer)
10:15-11:45

Technical Session:

Advances in Medical Devices 2

Emerging Technology Forum
"Digital Health"

12:00-1:30

Keynote Luncheon and Awards
Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center
Purchase of a Lunch Ticket is Required to Attend

Moderator: Arthur Erdman, Conference Chair
Sponsored by: Boston Scientific Corporation

Three-in-Five Competition Awards
Presentation by Randy Schiestl, Boston Scientific Corporation

Keynote Presentation:
"Talk Title to be Announced"
Jayant Parthasarathy, Deputy Chief Science Officer, UnitedHealth Group

2:00-3:00

UMN Lab/Center Guided Tours
Sign-up for tours at the conference registration desk on the 2nd Floor of Graduate Minneapolis (formerly The Commons Hotel).
Departure will be from the Memorial Hall, McNamara Alumni Center. You will be escorted to the facility. Click here to learn more about tours.

Characterization Facility (CharFac)
Experimental Surgical Services (ESS)
Interactive Visualization Lab (IV Lab)
Earl E. Bakken Medical Devices Center (MDC)
Minnesota Nano Center (MNC)
The Visible Heart Laboratory (VH Lab)