Tuesday, July 8, 2014 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Why Medical Devices and Technologies Fail?

SoPE National Capital Area Chapter and the Indian Biomedical Association

Why Medical Devices and Technologies Fail? The Importance and Implications of Proper Design  

Guest Speakers:
GAUTAM GULATI, MD, MBA, MPH
Dr. Gulati is the Chief Medical Officer and Head of Product Innovation for Physicians Interactive Holdings, where he leads a world-class team to ideate, design, build, and deploy disruptive solutions for a health audience. In addition to his executive role, he serves as an Adjunct Professor of “Medical Innovation and Entrepreneurship” at Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School, sits on numerous company boards, and speaks at a variety of events around the world.
Over his 20+ year career, Dr. Gulati has been combining his diverse experiences, creative juices, and passionate voice to help take on a bigger challenge…to treat our troubled health system.  He has earned an impeccable reputation for his ability to transform organizations – both big and small - to meet the future innovative demands of the health industry. Along this journey, he has been dubbed both a “health hooligan” and “physician artist”, encapsulating the creative characteristics that allow him to meld his various vantage points as a clinician, executive, designer, professor, advisor, entrepreneur, speaker, and technology advocate.

PAUL FERRIS, CEO Clinvue
Paul obtained Masters Degrees in both mechanical engineering and industrial design and as a consequence has been involved in product development throughout his career.  An entrepreneur at heart, with his partners, Paul formed Clinvue, a company which marries his passion for innovation with his love of understanding people and solving worthwhile problems

Cost: Free for SOPE and IBA Members. $15 for All Others [$10 for Students, Govt. Employees and Academia]
AGENDA:
6:00 PM- 6:45 PM         Registration, Networking (Refreshments Served)
6:45 PM – 7:00 PM       Welcoming Remarks Jeff Hausfeld, MD, MBA Chairman and Founder- Society of
                            Physician Entrepreneurs (SOPE)             
7:00 PM – 7:20 PM       Dr. Gulati - Presentation
7:20 PM – 7:40 PM       Paul Ferris - Presentation
7:40 PM – 8:15 PM       Panel Discussion and Audience Q & A

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/why-medical-devices-and-technologies-fail-tickets-11982025561

More info: Jeffrey N. Hausfeld M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S. (Cell) 301-792-8601 or (Office) 301-220-1849 ext. 1350 .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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