2017 Bay Area Biomedical Device Conference
Afternoon Plenary Session
Morning Plenary Session
Morning Parallel Sessions
Afternoon Parallel Sessions
Conference Opening: Guna Selvaduray, Ph.D.
Session I: Innovating/Inventing Medical Devices
Session Chair: Alessandro Bellofiore, Ph.D., SJSU
Session II: Emerging Medical Technologies
Session Chair: Folarin Erogbogbo, Ph.D., SJSU
Session III: Current Advances in Medical Technologies
Session Chair: Denise Forkey, M.S. BME
Industry Panel: Reimbursement
Moderator: Chris Panarites, Ph.D., Director, Health Policy and Reimbursement, Abbott Vascular
Chris Panarites – Abbott Vascular
Susan Rowinski – Rowinski Group
Marijke Annis – Ruckus Partners
CEO Panel: How to (Boot Strap) Fund your Medical Device Company
Moderator: Roger Guidi
Maurino Flora – Chrysalis Medical
Suresh Pai - LamaMed Solutions
Paul Chirico - Silver Bullet Therapeutics, Inc.
Wine and Cheese Networking Reception
Closing: Guna Selvaduray, Ph.D.
Session IV: Human Factors in Medical Device Design
Session Chair: Anil Kumar, Ph.D.
Head of Product Management, Evidation Health
Managing Director, Medstars and HealthTech Capital
Click on a speaker to read his/her bio. To find out more information about their talks, click on the bolded presentation titles.
Chief Technology Officer, Suzhou Innomed Medical Device Company
Professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Department, UCLA
Principal Engineer, Medtronic
CEO, UserWise, Inc.
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Director and Co-Founder, Biomedical Manufacturing Network
Welcome: SJSU Provost, Andy Feinstein, Ph.D.
Director of Advanced Product Development, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Emerging Medical Technologies and Product Development with Intuitive Surgical
Human Factors Engineer, Intuitive Surgical Inc.