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.
Student Research Poster Session
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
The Power of a Connected Population to Define Value in Digital Health
Managing Director, Medstars and HealthTech Capital
Connected Health: Hype vs. Reality in Transforming Healthcare Delivery
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
Innovating/Inventing Medical Devices – The Engineer’s Perspective
Professor, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Department, UCLA
Principal Engineer, Medtronic
Impact of Microelectronic Packaging Technology on Medical Device Miniaturization
CEO, UserWise, Inc.
Human Factors - What does this really mean for medical devices?
Director of Operations, Sunrise Labs
Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Gregory Theyel, Ph.D. & Emmanuel Abiodun,
Director and Co-Founder, Biomedical Manufacturing Network
Biomedical Value Chains and Block Chain Traceability
Welcome: SJSU Provost, Andy Feinstein, Ph.D.
A Nanodiamond is Forever: Redefining Optical Imaging and Diagnostics
Director of Advanced Product Development, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Emerging Medical Technologies and Product Development with Intuitive Surgical
Human Factors Engineer, Intuitive Surgical Inc.
Of Men and Maintenance/Usability and the Art of Med Device Maintenance