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2019 Bay Area Biomedical Device Conference


7:45 am

8:30 am

8:40 am

Afternoon Plenary Session 
Morning Plenary Session
Morning Parallel Sessions
Afternoon Parallel Sessions


Conference Opening: Guna Selvaduray, Ph.D.

10:00 am

10:30 am

Session I: Biomedical Needs in Developing Countries

Session chair: Matthew Leineweber, Ph.D.,

San Jose State University

Session II: The Closing Horizon

Session chair: Alessandro Bellofiore, Ph.D.,

San Jose State University

12:05 pm

1:30 pm

2:35 pm

3:00 pm

4:00 pm

5:00 pm

5:15 pm

Student Research Poster Session

Networking Reception

Morning Break
Afternoon Break




Plenary Speaker I: Olivia Ware, Senior VP, Proteus Digital Health


Leading Innovation: The Digital Medicines Story






Plenary Speaker II: Beverly Huss, CEO, Qool Therapeutics


New Frontiers in Healthcare and the Role of the Start-Up CEO


Click on a speaker to read his/her bio. 

10:35 am

11:05 am

11:35 am

Welcome: Sheryl Erhman, Ph.D., Dean of Engineering, San Jose State University

8:35 am

Afternoon Plenary Session


Meeting room 3

Sam Jacobs, Ph.D.,

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Large Scale Deep Learning for Precision Medicine

Session III: Textiles for Biomedical Applications

Session chair: Trish Hayes-Danitz

Proteus Digital Health

Session IV: Advances in Neuroengineering

Session Chair: Melinda Simon, Ph.D.,

San Jose State University

Industry Panel: Biomedical Ethics

Moderator and Panelist: Mark Yarborough, Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Nanette C. Joyce, D.O., University of California, Davis

Paul Knoepfler, Ph.D., University of California, Davis


9:20 am

1:35 pm

2:05 pm

Morning Parallel Sessions
afternoon parallel
Plenary panel

10:25 am

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