Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

Medical Device Development Boot Camp™
May 10, 2012 - 8:30am - 7:00pm

Weill Greenberg Center, 1305 York Ave


Open to: The Cornell community and all those interested in medical device development.


Attendees learned the keys to building a competitive medical device.  Information and expert advice for medical device entrepreneurs from industry veterans, investors, and FDA and patent advisors. 

Presentations included:

  • Obtaining Patents, Avoiding Mistakes
  • Navigating the Regulatory Maze for Device Registration
  • Health Care Reform's Impact on Medical Device Innovation
  • Funding Emerging Medtech Ventures
  • How Much Preclinical Testing is Needed?
  • A Dialogue to Introduce Adaptive Designs in the Medical Device Setting
  • Safety Surveillance for Medical Devices
  • Development in the US and Europe - Pros and Cons
  • Case Studies: Successes and Lessons Learned

For more information and to download the presentations, click here.

To view photos from the event, click here.