6th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Health System Calling all pediatric cardiovascular devices
$100K competition now accepting proposals
We are now accepting proposals for our annual pediatric medical device pitch competition! New this year, the competition is focused on pediatric cardiovascular devices – a significant unmet need for children. The competition will be held on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 in Philadelphia, Penn. at our 6th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium. The deadline to apply is Monday, Sept. 10. For additional competition details and to apply, click here.
We are pleased to announce that for the second year, our 6th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium is co-locating in a joint effort with The MedTech Conference powered by AdvaMed. This year’s theme is “Using Real-World Evidence to Drive Pediatric Innovation.” Stakeholders from industry, government, academia and patient groups will discuss how best to use real-world evidence (RWE) to drive pediatric device innovation.
Here are some of the event highlights:
- Keynotes addressing critical issues related to rapidly developing technologies and their potential in medicine, and FDA progress in supporting development of devices for special populations
- Hot-button panel discussions addressing issues related to device innovation in small markets
- Opportunity to network with fellow professionals motivated by the mission to innovate for kids
- Watch companies compete for $100,000 in prizes