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Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation - Sept 24 Symposium & Pitch Competition in San Jose, CA

Pediatric Medical Device Pitch Competition 

The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation is now accepting proposals for their annual $250K pediatric medical device pitch competition. Up to six innovations will be awarded up to $50,000 each.

Submission deadline: August 21 2017

Apply here: http://www.pediatric-device-symposium.org/competition/

5th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium

Sheikh Zayed Institute's 5th annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium, “Partnering for Breakthroughs in Pediatric Surgery and Care,” is co-locating in San Jose, California in a joint effort with The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed – the premiere gathering of medtech professionals in North America.

Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017

Registration & details: http://www.pediatric-device-symposium.org/

FDA/Medtech Startups Roundtable - June 9

Application deadline: Friday, May 26, 2017

The Rosenman Institute and UCSF-Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation are hosting a roundtable for medtech startup professionals to help the FDA improve the regulatory process for medical device technologies.

When: Friday, June 9, 12:00 - 2:00pm
Where: UCSF Mission Bay
What: An opportunity to interact with representatives of the FDA, help them understand startups' perspectives, and make the regulatory process smoother
Who: CEOs, founders, and startup employees responsible for regulatory matters will meet with four representatives from the FDA's Center for Devices & Radiological Health, including Vasum Peiris, MD, Pediatric Chief Medical Officer.

Click here to apply.

APDC Pediatric Device Innovation Competition - Call for Proposals

Submission deadline: July 31, 2017

The Atlantic Pediatric Device Consortium (APDC) is pleased to announce its 7th annual Pediatric Device Innovation Competition. Inventors are invited to submit proposals directed towards development of a commercializable product for pediatric patients, not research of a scientific concept. Seed grants are expected to range from $5,000 to a maximum of $50,000 for one year. 

For more information, visit http://atlanticpediatricdeviceconsortium.org/innovation-competition