Medical Device Manufacturing Challenges to be Addressed by Device Leaders at Industry Conference

Oct 27, 2004, 01:00 ET from Strategic Research Institute L.P.

    NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A roundtable discussion featuring
 engineers, scientists, and executives will address future trends in the
 manufacturing of medical device technologies, including design, materials and
 production challenges, as part of an industry conference dedicated to medical
 device research and development, announces Strategic Research Institute.
     Medtronic, Guidant, Bausch & Lomb, Cordis/J&J, SurModics, and other
 leading manufacturers will present recent data in the research, development,
 and regulation of medical devices at a two day meeting held in Redwood City,
     The US FDA/CDRH will present on its perspective on new initiatives in the
 regulation of medical device development.
     Topics to be covered include Materials in Ophthalmology, Convergence of
 Medical Devices and Biologics, Integration of Nanotechnology and Medicine,
 BioMEMS, and many others.
     The meeting will run concurrently with an annual medical device investor
 conference at the same venue, allowing attendees to network and share
 information throughout the event.
     For further information, including updated agenda and registration, please
     To request brochure, group discounts, or for speaking opportunities,
 please contact Steve J. Kuperberg at (212) 967 0095 x261, or

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