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Congratulations to Shift Labs, winner of the Global Health Innovator Award!

Posted by Lauren Belisle on September 29, 2017

Every day, innovative medical technologies make a positive difference in the lives of patients worldwide, but serious barriers often keep the world’s most economically challenged populations from ever seeing those technologies or their benefits. That is why The MedTech Conference added a new Innovations in Global Health Program, aimed at identifying ways to accelerate innovation and support the deployment of affordable and appropriate medical technologies in the developing world. As part of that program, TEAMFund and MedTech Innovator teamed up to present the Global Health Innovator Award to an innovative startup addressing global health needs: Shift Labs.

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How to Maximize Your Early Interactions with FDA: Perspectives from a Former CDRH Reviewer and Project Manager

Posted by Jamie Page | 3D Communications on September 14, 2017

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As someone who spent the last seven years working at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), I can tell you that the underlying relationship between a company and its review division really matters – from submission, through a potential Advisory Committee meeting, and beyond. Taking the time to develop a good relationship with FDA, and doing it in a strategic way, can make the difference between a relatively smooth path to approval or a long, frustrating road ahead.

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The Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium is coming to San Jose!

Posted by Lauren Belisle on July 27, 2017

You may want to arrive early in San Jose if you’re interested in expanding into pediatric devices or learning how to test a pediatric version of your adult medical device. This year, the 5th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium is co-locating with The MedTech Conference and will take place on September 24, 2017 - the day before The MedTech Conference begins.

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The early bird gets the discount

Posted by Lauren Belisle on July 3, 2017

Our team has been working hard to finalize details for The MedTech Conference in San Jose, and we are excited to announce that our interactive conference agenda is live.

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Unveiling your go-to resource on The MedTech Conference: The Program Preview

Posted by Lauren Belisle on June 2, 2017

The MedTech Conference is fast approaching, with less than three months until we gather in San Jose for the largest annual gathering of medical technology professionals in North America. We’re well into planning the event, and our Program Preview is now available for download!

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Our Four Program Pillars for 2017

Posted by Lauren Belisle on May 12, 2017

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Each year, our goal is to develop an A+ lineup of conference programming that is cutting-edge, informative and impactful. In the past, we’ve featured a number of panel tracks based on industry sector. This year, we’ve revised our approach, and each session at The MedTech Conference will fall under one (or more) of our four program pillars:

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Announcing a partnership with MDMA

Posted by Lauren Belisle on April 10, 2017

Today we are happy to announce that The MedTech Conference will partner with the Medical Device Manufacturers Association (MDMA) to make AdvaMed's annual conference an even more rewarding experience going forward.

 

MDMA is comprised of nearly 300 member companies that represent the innovative and entrepreneurial sector of the medical technology industry. MDMA's mission is to promote the public health and improve patient care through the advocacy of innovative, research-driven medical device technology.

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The future of digitized health [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 6]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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In our final panel session of the day, Health Connections: Digitizing Consumers and Patients, we explored how technology innovation and convergence - wearables, in vivo diagnostics, mobile, and more - are driving a data revolution and delivering virtual care.

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A look at cognitive health and its potential impact [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 5]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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Following the lunch keynote session, we explored how new data streams, sophisticated analytics, and cutting-edge cognitive computing are enhancing and assisting decision-making in today’s digital health landscape during The Future of Health is Cognitive panel session.

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What it takes to succeed as a digital health startup today [The Digital MedTech Conference Recap Part 4]

Posted by Carly Dell on March 9, 2017

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During lunch, not only did attendees get to eat, but they also got to take part in our lunch keynote discussion: Evidation Health - A Startup Case Study in Innovation.

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