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News & Announcements - March 2018

2018 Pediatric Device Breakthrough Collaborative - Minneapolis, MN

Medical device innovators, clinicians, investors, and members of the medical device industry are invited to attend the Pediatric Device Innovation Consortium's 4th annual event held in conjunction with the Design of Medical Devices Conference.

Click here to view the program.
Register by Monday, April 2.

Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2018
Time: 2:00-6:30pm
Location: Heritage Gallery, McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota

CTIP 2018 Catalyzing Pediatric Innovation Grant - LOIs due 4/15

Deadline for LOI submissions: April 15, 2018

The Southern California Consortium for Technology and Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP) provides grants to support the advancement of innovations in pediatric technology and devices. Six grants of $25,000-50,000 will be awarded. Any company, group or individual working on the development of pediatric innovation in technology and medical devices within the US is eligible to apply. Companies or groups that have previously received any form of direct funding or monetary grant from another FDA Pediatric Device Consortium are not elegible to apply.

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IPEG Innovations Session: Call for Abstracts (1/12)

Deadline for submissions: January 12, 2018

The International Pediatric Endosurgery Group (IPEG) invites you to submit reports on cutting edge or emerging technologies to the Innovations Session of the 2018 IPEG Annual Meeting in Seattle on April 14-18. Abstracts will be accepted until 1/12. Submissions are limited to 500 words and should include 1. the objective of the technology/device, 2. a description of the technology and method if its use or application, 3. preliminary results if available, and 4. conclusions/future directions. 

For more information, visit https://www.ipeg.org/innovationabstracts/.

Reminder: UCSF PDC Shark Tank - 11/14

The UCSF Pediatric Device Accelerator Shark Tank is on Tuesday, November 14, at 5:00pm in San Francisco. See our 8 finalists present their ideas to a panel of judges for a chance to win up to $50k in funding and product development assistance to help drive pediatric device ideas towards market availability for patient benefit. 

For more information: www.pdcaccelerator2017.org
RSVP here: bit.ly/pdcaccelerator2017