Webinar about combination products: Bridging the gap between pharma and medical devices – Oct. 18

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 11:30am EDT / 8:30am PST   We will provide a new understanding of key topics that separate the regulatory and quality process for drugs and combination products/drug delivery devices.  We understand the process for drug development and certification varies greatly from the process for medical devices.  We will cover the intricacies

Webinar: How late 2017 has changed medtech – Oct. 11

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 2:00 PM EST / 11:00 AM PST       When it comes to news out of the U.S. government: one word could sum up what it means for the medical device industry: “uncertainty.” It was true at the start of 2017. And it is even truer today. The effort to

Webinar: How to get your device successfully on the market – Oct. 10

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST     Learn what it takes to get a medical device adopted into the market.  People often believe since they have a great idea, it’s a no-brainer getting someone to write a check for it…  As it turns out, it’s much more complicated than that. Get

Orthopedic implant coatings: This webinar will explore their application and development – Oct. 3

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 11:30am EST / 8:30am PST This webinar will explore the different types of orthopedic coatings and their typical applications. What are the benefits and limitations of each and when would you choose one over the other? We will also discuss why orthopedic coatings are used and new coating technologies under development.

Webinar: 3D printing at Medtronic – Sept. 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 2:00pm EDT / 11:00am PDT     Learn how 3D printing empowers medical device manufacturer Medtronic to bring products to clinical use faster, develop better therapies and personalize patient care. With functionally accurate, 3D printed prototypes, Medtronic can complete more design revisions in less time, empower physician feedback through an improved

Webinar: How usability research and engineering are changing medical device development

This webinar was recorded on Thursday, August 24, 2017. Click below to watch the webinar on demand. An overview of the history and current state of usability engineering in medical device product development. Highlights include a review of regulatory requirements,  best practice guidance, and case studies showing the application of usability engineering. You will gain

Webinar on July 20: How mid-2017 has changed medtech

Join Medical Design and Outsourcing’s senior editor Heather Thompson and managing editor Chris Newmarker as they discuss exciting and dynamic events happening in the medtech industry. WATCH ON DEMAND  The middle of 2017 is shaping up to be a continued whirlwind of activity for medtech. FDA is getting used to its new leadership but is facing a continued

Webinar: Reducing risk through material science

    Medical device material failures are common and costly. Fortunately, the risk of these failures can be greatly reduced through better understanding of materials science earlier in the product development cycle, preventing both delays and post market issues. During this webinar, strategies will be discussed of how to avoid material failures through better understanding

Webinar: Learn the keys to a more predictable time to market

    This webinar will discuss common new product development issues that can have a significant impact on time to market and product quality. The root causes for the most common problems will be identified. Strategic and tactical solutions to address the root causes are highlighted and explained. Webinar Highlights: Managing resources and skill sets

Webinar: The top medtech stories of early 2017

    From a radically new administration in Washington to major M&A deals, there has been a lot of medical device industry news to report during the first quarter of 2017. Find out the top stories from Chris Newmarker, managing editor of MassDevice’s Medical Design & Outsourcing. Featured Speaker Chris Newmarker, Managing Editor, Medical Design

Webinar: Art in the OR – How industrial designers help innovate surgical procedures

    Bob Worrell, founder of Worrell, Inc., a Minneapolis-based Healthcare Design firm, and Nicole Parks, industrial design manager at Worrell, will provide insights into the unique role that industrial designers play during the medical device product development process. The webinar will explore how industrial designers utilize their skillets and perspectives to unlock opportunities for

Webinar: How to find your value proposition: A hands-on product development webinar

      The medical industry has changed considerably over the last few years—placing greater emphasis on improving patient outcomes and reducing overall cost. To adjust to these changes, medtech companies must reconsider the value each product in their cannon provides. Startups must create a great value proposition and business model from scratch, while established

Webinar: 5 Steps to Medical Device Commercialization in the U.S.

  Speed your medical devices to market by attending this complimentary webinar which takes you step by step through the process of submitting your medical devices for approval by the FDA. This webinar will provide an overview of the complex process and provide an understanding of the critical steps. What participants will learn: Classifying your device

On Demand Webinar: Now You See It, Now You Don’t – The Magic of Dry Ice in Medical Device Manufacturing

    Quality and repeatability are at the heart of medical device manufacturing. This webinar discusses the various uses of dry ice in medical device manufacturing for improving quality and repeatability, as well as lower costs. From cleaning the various contaminants from tooling without the use of cleaning agents which leave secondary residues, to deburring

Robotics MD discusses surgical solutions for heartburn

GERD, or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, is a painful result of food and stomach acid backing up into the lower esophagus. But how do you know if your heartburn or burping symptoms are indicative of GERD or just the result of too much Thanksgiving turkey? Join miVIP Surgery Centers and general surgeon Dr. Shawn Tsuda for