November 8-9, 2017Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, MN
2017 Minneapolis Content Schedule
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Paul Iaizzo, PhD, FHRS (University of Minnesota Visible Heart® Lab), Brandon Bogdalek (Worrell), Pamela Omdahl, PhD (Medtronic), Jay Reid (Medtronic Global Medical Education), Michael Bateman, PhD (University of Minnesota Visible Heart® Lab)
Virtual prototyping could be an additive tool, or in some cases, a unique means for gaining medical device approvals. This workshop will explore how the various research groups and teams are employing digital modelling and/or virtual prototyping to aid in the design of medical devices. Topics covered include:
3D modelling, printing and creating virtual reality tools of medical device/tissue interfaces
How these technologies will augment and expedite medical device design
Real-life examples of how these technologies have been utilized
3D Modeling and Virtual Prototyping in the Visible Heart® Laboratory Paul A. Iaizzo, PhD, FHRS, Professor, Visible Heart® Research, University of Minnesota
Virtual Prototyping of Medical Devices, the Worrell Experiences Derek Mathers, Director, Advanced Applications Development, Worrell (Invited)
AR for the Simulation of a Micra (Leadless) Pacemaker Implant Pamela Omdahl, Procedure Development Consultant, Medtronic (Invited)
Post-Device Implant Imaging and Analyses Michael Bateman PhD, Assistant Professor Visible Heart® Research, University of Minnesota (Confirmed)
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