Synaptive Medical to Present at Upcoming American Medical Device 2019 Summit

Synaptive to provide overview of innovation in streamlined surgery and participate in panel discussion

Toronto, Canada [October 24, 2019] – Synaptive Medical, a leader in automation and robotics, today announced that Cameron Piron, president and chief strategy officer of Synaptive Medical, will participate in this year’s American Medical Device Summit in Chicago on October 28 – 29, 2019. Mr. Piron will present on innovation in streamlined surgery and will participate on a panel discussing collaborative approaches in the medical device industry. Presentation and panel discussion details include the following:

Program Day 1:

Date: Monday, October 28, 2019 
Time: 5:05 pm – 5:40 pm CDT
Presentation: Leading the Charge to Streamlined Surgery
Presenter: Cameron Piron, president and chief strategy officer, Synaptive Medical
Location: Hyatt Regency O’Hare

Presentation Details:

  • Integrating patient data from diagnostic, surgical planning and surgical navigation software platforms for alignment between healthcare providers
  • Advantages of robotically controlled surgical microscopy and enabling the surgeon’s expertise
  • Brain structure visualization on a per-patient basis, with automated tractography segmentation
  • Transforming point-of-care MRI innovations with a focus on improving patient safety and bringing high-quality scan data to the operating room

Program Day 2:

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 
Time: 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm CDT
Panel Discussion: Collaborative Approaches for Medical Devices and Healthcare – Industry and Notified Body Viewpoints
Panel Speaker: Cameron Piron, president and co-founder, Synaptive Medical
Location: Hyatt Regency O’Hare

Presentation Details:

  • Medical device security requires collaborative action from industry and the FDA
  • The importance of the Medical Device Safety Action Plan and discussing the greater adoption of agile product development as opposed to the waterfall, hybrid and spiral methods
  • Predictions for the future: technologies, quality, regulatory hurdles and fostering a culture of collaboration

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About Synaptive Medical

Synaptive Medical Inc., a Toronto-based medical device and technology company, designs hardware and software technologies that cross traditional barriers in hospitals and improve patient care in and beyond the operating room. Synaptive’s Modus V™ and integrated BrightMatter™ solutions—including surgical planning, navigation and visualization, and an informatics platform—give leading clinicians and healthcare systems the information they need to ensure the best possible outcomes for patients.

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