Engineering Modern Medical Devices -- The Road from Novel Idea to Commercial Product

When: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Biology - Psychology : Biosciences Research Building : 1103
Event Type(s): Lecture

Medical devices save lives, promote health, relieve pain and define a billion dollar industry in the US. Dr. Lawson will introduce the science and technology behind the development of devices such as those used in treatment for migraines and breast cancer surgery. He will challenge the audience to play the role of venture capitalists in consideration of the ethical, economic, social, and legal issues that impact successful product development.

Join us tomorrow at 4pm in BRB 1103 for this interactive Marquee Lecture with Professor Lawson, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Sign up for dinner and discussion afterwards https://umd.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_eLDYyIKcbSxhW6N

Website: http://www.marqueecourses.umd.edu/marqueelectures.html

For more information, contact:
Ann Smith
UGST
1 301 405 9165

www.ugst.umd.edu




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