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Week 7—13
May 2018

MKW18 7—13 May

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Future Hospital: Advancing Med-Tech Innovation in Melbourne

Health - Talk

Event Details

Have you ever wondered how innovations in medical devices are conceived? How do the inventors of new devices know what needs to be made? This panel of industry professionals discuss the role they play in supporting entrepreneurs to identify a clinical need, create a concept and design and then bring their innovation to market.

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This event is part of Future Hospital. Check out the hospital before you check in – discuss robot pills and medical drones, play doctor in a guided theatre experience, or be part of a live experiment. Tour a hospital of the future to find out what health will look like in a world of virtual reality, 3D printing, remote care, precision medicine, and wearable medical devices.

Speaker Info

Associate Professor Christiane Theda

Associate Professor Christiane Theda MD PhD MBA – Newborn Medicine Specialist and Medical Geneticist, The Royal Women’s Hospital Melbourne

Dr Chris Behrenbruch

Dr Chris Behrenbruch is CEO of Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited (ASX:TLX), non-executive director of Factor Therapeutics (ASX:FTT), and Adjunct Professor at Monash University.

Dr Dean Freestone

Dr Dean Freestone is the Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Medicine, St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, The University of Melbourne, and Co-founder and Managing Director of Seer Medical.

Professor David B. Grayden

Professor David B. Grayden is Head of Department at the Dept of Biomedical Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne.

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