Webinar: Overcoming Challenges to Digitise Medical Devices
An increasing number of medical device and diagnostic companies are seizing the opportunity to drive sales and enhance their global competitiveness by responding to the need for better connected medical products.
This free webinar series will give you a better understanding of the direction of travel within the NHS for connected medical products, and provide you with practical case studies on how medical technology companies have overcome key challenges such as technology know-how, security & information governance, and regulation, to place new connected products on the market.
At the end of this webinar series, you will have learned from experts and other medical companies, how to overcome the challenges associated with the development of new connected medical devices and where to go for support.
This series comprises five sessions across two days.
Watch the recordings of all the sessions below.
Agenda Day 1 - Tuesday 24th November
Chaired by Kevin Kiely, Chief Executive Officer of Medilink North of England.
Session 1 — 09.00 to 10.30: Clinical Need
Lisa Hollins, Director of Innovation Delivery,
Medical Device Connectivity – NHS Direction of Travel
Dr David Brettle, Chief Scientific Officer, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Innovation and Hospitals for the Future
Dr Mickey Jachuck, Clinical Director for Cardiothoracic Medicine, South Tyneside & Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Cardiac Diagnostics – a wireless future
Session 2 — 13.00 to 14.30: Challenge: Security & Information Governance
Peter Brady, CEO, UOVO
A Practical Introduction to Security & Information Governance
Bryn Sage, CEO Inhealthcare
Digital Transformation with MedTech Manufacturers and the NHS
Leigh Thomas, Senior VP,
Director of Global Sales, Abingdon Health
The Challenges in Developing a Smartphone Rapid Test Reader Solution – the AppDx Experience
Session 3 — 15.30 to 17:00: Challenge: Regulation
Adrian Stavert-Dobson, Managing Director, Safehand Consulting
Regulation – Specific Considerations for Digital Connectivity
Cliff Kirby, CEO, Needlesmart
The Next Generation Vaccine Delivery System’
Jane Aldridge, Director, L2S2
Managed Medical Device Cloud– Enabling Connected Devices
Agenda Day 2 - Thursday 26th November
Chaired by Tom Harvey, Healthcare Photonics Lead at CPI.
Session 4 — 09.30 to 11:00: Challenge: Technology
Simon Johnson, Chief Technologist, CPI
|Flexible and 3D Electronics for Wearable and Healthcare Systems|
Tony Bedford, Director of Front-End Innovation, Phillips-Medisize
David Fell, Product & Project Director,
Benefits of Multi Network Connectivity & Subscriber Identity Modules (SIMs) in the provision of Health & Telecare Services
Session 5 — 14.00 to 15.30 : Services and Funding Available to Support Connectivity
Michael Kipping, Innovate UK
Innovate UK Support Offering
Sara Nelson, Health Innovation Network,
AHSN and Digital Accelerator Support
Mairi Dillon, Investor Relationships Manager,
The Investor Perspective
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