- Individuals interested in medical device innovation. This course will provide an introduction to medical device development and translation.
|A two-day course on medical device innovation, development, and translation.||Medical Device Development|
Attendees must have at least one of the following degrees:
Do you have an idea for a new medical device or ideas on how to improve an existing device? Do you have the engineering expertise to build a device but need more business or medical acumen to move forward? Do you need help anticipating and navigating the regulatory and other key issues associated with creating a medical device or new technology, and bringing an innovation to market? If yes, this course is for you.
Medical Device Development, a two-day intensive course, will provide an overview on the development and translation of medical devices. We will also address how researchers identify clinical need and novel technologies, improve existing medical devices and technologies, and plan and execute pre-clinical and clinical studies through licensing and commercialization. Participants will gain an understanding of the steps, rewards, and challenges inherent in device development, as well as knowledge of the differences between drugs and devices, and the associated regulatory implications. Additionally, the course provides a networking opportunity, introducing participants to local experts who reflect the diversity of career paths in this field.