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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

News & Announcements - April 2017

3DHEALS 2017 Global Conference:  3D-Print Life – San Francisco, CA

This collaborative conference aims to create a global community focusing on healthcare applications using 3D printing and related technologies (i.e., VR/AR, 3D scanning, digital manufacture, bioprinting). Topics covered include wearables and prosthetics, surgical application, dentistry and facial maxillary reconstruction surgery, legal and regulatory issues, and 3DP-related emerging technologies (VR/AR, AI, Robotics).

Date: April 19 – 20, 2017
Location:  Mission Bay Conference Center, San Francisco, CA

Click here for more information.



Pediatric Health Care & Device Innovation Day – Richmond, VA

The Children’s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Atlantic Pediatric Device Consortium, and VCU Institute for Engineering and Medicine present the Pediatric Health Care and Device Innovation Day. Key topics will include pediatric device development, opportunities for seed funding and collaboration, and congressional engagement and involvement in future funding for pediatric focused healthcare initiatives.

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 8:00AM – 2:00PM
Location: Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, 1000 E Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219

Click here to register.