A two-day course on medical device innovation, development, and translation. Medical Device Development

Medical Device Development

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Opportunity for
  • Individuals interested in medical device innovation. This course will provide an introduction to medical device development and translation.
Eligibility

Attendees must have at least one of the following degrees:

  • MD
  • PhD
  • Master's degree, specializing in engineering or science
  • MBA
Time commitment
  • Two-day intensive course (8:00am - 5:30pm)
Funding level
Session dates
  • May 7-8, 2015
Application Due
  • 5:00pm on March 20, 2015
Notifications
  • All applicants will be notified of their status no later than March 27, 2015.

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Do you have an interest in developing and translating a new or improved medical device or diagnostic test? Are you a clinician who sees a clinical need for devices? Are you an engineer who needs access to more business acumen or a clinical partner to move forward? The Medical Device Development course is an opportunity to explore and navigate the principles underlying the challenges of medical device and diagnostics development, including technology transfer, the regulatory process, and commercialization. This two-day intensive course addresses how researchers can identify clinical need, valuate and validate novel technologies, improve on existing medical devices and technologies, and conduct pre-clinical and clinical studies and post-market surveillance. In addition, the course is an opportunity to network with local experts who reflect the diversity of careers in this field.