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· Networking
Kick-Off Networking Mixer
Join BioscienceLA, DeviceAlliance, friends, and partners for an open networking mixer. You supply the beverages, we supply the 1:1 video conversations!
Scott Johnson Dave Whelan
2021-03-08T17:00:00Z 2021-03-08T18:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Kick-Off+Networking+Mixer https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
9th Annual UCLA MedTech Partnering Conference
Separate registration is required. Surf to https://uclamedtech2021.vfairs.com to register and to access the event.
Dina Lozofsky
2021-03-09T10:00:00Z 2021-03-09T18:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles 9th+Annual+UCLA+MedTech+Partnering+Conference https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
BioscienceLA MedTechWeek Welcome Remarks
Join BioscienceLA to kick off the programming for the day!
Dave Whelan
2021-03-10T07:30:00Z 2021-03-10T07:40:00Z America/Los_Angeles BioscienceLA+MedTechWeek+Welcome+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Todd Brinton, MD, CVP & Chief Scientific Officer, Edwards Lifesciences, in a fireside chat with Andy Wilson, Executive Director, Alliance for SoCal Innovation
Todd Brinton, MD, CVP & Chief Scientific Officer, Edwards Lifesciences, in a fireside chat with Andy Wilson, Executive Director, Alliance for SoCal Innovation
Todd Brinton, MD Andy Wilson
2021-03-10T07:40:00Z 2021-03-10T08:15:00Z America/Los_Angeles Todd+Brinton%2C+MD%2C+CVP+%26+Chief+Scientific+Officer%2C+Edwards+Lifesciences%2C+in+a+fireside+chat+with+Andy+Wilson%2C+Executive+Director%2C+Alliance+for+SoCal+Innovation https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
An Introduction from UCLA Health Leadership on Innovation and Health Equity & A panel discussion on Creating an Innovation Ecosystem, COVID-19-derived Innovation at UCLA, Health Equity, and the Future of Health Delivery
Join us in hearing from leadership at UCLA Health and UCLA Biodesign on health equity and innovation.
Eleazar Eskin, PhD Amanda Kosack, MD Gabe Oland, MD Annabelle De St. Maurice, MD, MPH Jennifer McCaney, PhD I. Obi Emeruwa, MD, MBA Desert Horse-Grant Medell Briggs-Malonson, MD, MPH, MSHS
2021-03-10T08:15:00Z 2021-03-10T09:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles An+Introduction+from%C2%A0UCLA+Health+Leadership+on+Innovation+and+Health+Equity+%26+A+panel+discussion+on+Creating+an+Innovation+Ecosystem%2C+COVID-19-derived+Innovation+at+UCLA%2C+Health+Equity%2C+and+the+Future+of+Health+Delivery https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Innovations in Robotic Surgery and Precision Medicine at City of Hope
More info to come!
2021-03-10T08:15:00Z 2021-03-10T09:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Innovations+in+Robotic+Surgery+and+Precision+Medicine+at+City+of+Hope https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
UCLA Anderson Forecast: March 2021 Economic Outlook
Separate registration is required. Surf to https://www.anderson.ucla.edu/centers/ucla-anderson-forecast/march-2021-economic-outlook to register.
2021-03-10T08:30:00Z 2021-03-10T11:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles UCLA+Anderson+Forecast%3A+March+2021+Economic+Outlook https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Michael Shpigelmacher, CEO & Co-founder, Bionaut Labs, in a fireside chat with Krisztina 'Z' Holly, Venture Partner, Good Growth Capital
Michael Shpigelmacher, CEO & Co-founder, Bionaut Labs, in a fireside chat with Krisztina 'Z' Holly, Venture Partner, Good Growth Capital
Krisztina ‘Z’ Holly Michael Shpigelmacher
2021-03-10T10:00:00Z 2021-03-10T10:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles Michael+Shpigelmacher%2C+CEO+%26+Co-founder%2C+Bionaut+Labs%2C+in+a+fireside+chat+with+Krisztina+%27Z%27+Holly%2C+Venture+Partner%2C+Good+Growth+Capital https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Medtech Highlights from USC
Hear highlights of the different MedTech related activities at USC!
Melissa J. Rodgers, PhD Winn Hong Ellis Meng, PhD Mona Sobhani, PhD Jack Whalen, PhD
2021-03-10T11:00:00Z 2021-03-10T11:55:00Z America/Los_Angeles Medtech+Highlights+from+USC https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
CTIP: The Future of Pediatric Care
Fireside Chat with Select CTIP Portfolio Members: Local MedTech Innovators moderated by Juan Espinoza, MD
Juan Espinoza, MD Eason Abbott Alison Greenberg Kate Dilligan Ifeanyi Godwin Ogueli, RPh, PhD, MBA
2021-03-10T11:00:00Z 2021-03-10T11:50:00Z America/Los_Angeles CTIP%3A+The+Future+of+Pediatric+Care https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
LA Story: SoCalMedTech Past, Present & Future – featuring SoCalBio, Biocom, and BioscienceLA, moderated by Larta Institute
LA’s community leaders share insights on the medtech & digital health ecosystem – what’s hot, what’s next, and how you can plug in.
Stephanie Hsieh Rohit Shukla Walid Sabbagh Dave Whelan
2021-03-10T12:00:00Z 2021-03-10T13:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles LA+Story%3A+SoCalMedTech+Past%2C+Present+%26+Future+%E2%80%93+featuring+SoCalBio%2C+Biocom%2C+and+BioscienceLA%2C+moderated+by+Larta+Institute https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
From Insight to Innovation: Ideas that can Transform Healthcare
Join for a dynamic discussion on rapidly changing areas of healthcare innovation with OC's top clinicians, executives & experts.
Sharief  Taraman, MD Tanya Petrossian, PhD Anthony Chang, MD, MBA Michelle Khine, PhD
2021-03-10T13:00:00Z 2021-03-10T14:05:00Z America/Los_Angeles From+Insight+to+Innovation%3A+Ideas+that+can+Transform+Healthcare https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How is AI helping support patient management?
Join Todd Terrazas of AI LA as he speaks with local startup founders who share how AI is helping support patient management.
Joshua Shubert Todd Terrazas
2021-03-10T13:15:00Z 2021-03-10T14:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles +How+is+AI+helping+support+patient+management%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Innovative Medical Device Engineering Education at Keck Graduate Institute
KGI is pleased to share more about our innovative Master of Science in Medical Device Engineering (MSMDE), a program created in response to industry needs.
Anna Hickerson, PhD
2021-03-10T14:15:00Z 2021-03-10T14:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Innovative+Medical+Device+Engineering+Education+at+Keck+Graduate+Institute https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Emerging Role of VR in Healthcare
Learn how virtual therapeutics will revolutionize medicine
Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS
2021-03-10T14:15:00Z 2021-03-10T14:45:00Z America/Los_Angeles Emerging+Role+of+VR+in+Healthcare https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Ramin Bastani, CEO and Founder of Healthvana, in a fireside chat with Renee Eng, Anchor/Multimedia Journalist, Spectrum1 News
Ramin Bastani, CEO and Founder of Healthvana, in a fireside chat with Renee Eng, Anchor/Multimedia Journalist, Spectrum1 News
Ramin Bastani Renee Eng, MBA
2021-03-10T15:00:00Z 2021-03-10T15:25:00Z America/Los_Angeles Ramin+Bastani%2C+CEO+and+Founder+of+Healthvana%2C+in+a+fireside+chat+with+Renee+Eng%2C+Anchor%2FMultimedia+Journalist%2C+Spectrum1+News+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Investors, Entrepreneurs, Diversity & Technology in Los Angeles
The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP) hosts a series of conversations discussing the LA MedTech landscape.
Kwame Ulmer Juan Espinoza, MD Kathryne Cooper, MBA Yordanos Gebretatios
2021-03-10T15:30:00Z 2021-03-10T17:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles Investors%2C+Entrepreneurs%2C+Diversity+%26+Technology+in+Los+Angeles https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
«This is SoCal» Small Group Discussions
Join The Alliance for SoCal Innovation and BioscienceLA for small networking discussions, highlighting aspects of what makes SoCal unique.
2021-03-10T17:00:00Z 2021-03-10T19:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles %C2%ABThis+is+SoCal%C2%BB+Small+Group+Discussions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
BioscienceLA 1:1 Speed Networking
Meet your fellow attendees for 1:1 speed networking #LongLA style!
2021-03-10T17:00:00Z 2021-03-10T19:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles BioscienceLA+1%3A1+Speed+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
MedTech Color VC Pitches
Invite-only
Kwame Ulmer
2021-03-10T17:00:00Z 2021-03-10T18:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles MedTech+Color+VC+Pitches https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
ScaleHealth 2021 Q1 Summit | Healthy Communities
Separate registration is required. Surf to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/scalehealth-2021-q1-summit-heal to register.
2021-03-11T09:00:00Z 2021-03-11T14:00:00Z America/Los_Angeles ScaleHealth+2021+Q1+Summit+%7C+Healthy+Communities https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
LAMedTechWeek 2021: Closing Conversation with MedTech Innovator, UCLA Technology Development Group & BioscienceLA
Paul Grand Dina Lozofsky Dave Whelan
2021-03-11T14:00:00Z 2021-03-11T14:30:00Z America/Los_Angeles LAMedTechWeek+2021%3A+Closing+Conversation+with+MedTech+Innovator%2C+UCLA+Technology+Development+Group+%26+BioscienceLA https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Flamedtechweek Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Alec Zopf

Co-founder and CTO, Wellth

Walid Sabbagh

Vice President Business Development, ‎Southern California Biomedical Council

Rohit Shukla

Founder & CEO at Larta

I. Obi Emeruwa, MD, MBA

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellow at UCLA Health

Anna Hickerson, PhD

Assistant Professor, Program Director, MS in Medical Device Engineering at Keck Graduate Institute

Shirley Lee, FNP, MPH

Co-Founder/ VP Clinical Strategy at Preveta

Todd Brinton, MD

Chief Scientific Officer & Corporate Vice President at Edwards Lifesciences

Renee Eng, MBA

TV Anchor/Reporter at Spectrum News 1 SoCal

Ifeanyi Godwin Ogueli, RPh, PhD, MBA

Founder, TubeAid

Kate Dilligan

Founder & CEO of Cooler Heads Care

Alison Greenberg

CEO + Co-founder, Dioptra

Eason Abbott

Co-Founder and President at Renata Medical

Qiana Patterson

Vice President of Strategic Development, HopSkipDrive

Celeste Shields

Program Associate, AnnenbergTech & PledgeLA Annenberg Foundation

Calvin Selth

Program Lead, AnnenbergTech at Annenberg Foundation

Ramin Bastani

Founder and CEO, Healthvana

Joshua Shubert

AI Lead at Avenda Health

Michael Shpigelmacher

Co-founder, CEO at Bionaut Labs

Krisztina ‘Z’ Holly

Venture Partner, Good Growth Capital

Brennan Spiegel, MD, MSHS

Director of Health Services Research, Cedars-Sinai Health System

Jack Whalen, PhD

Assistant Professor of Research Ophthalmology

Mona Sobhani, PhD

Director of Research and Operations USC Center for Body Computing

Ellis Meng, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering Vice Dean, Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship at USC

Winn Hong

Co-Founder, President at Mesencyte, Inc

Melissa J. Rodgers, PhD

Associate Director, Business Development and Industry Relations MESH Academy

Gabe Oland, MD

General Surgery Resident & UCLA Biodesign Alumnus

Amanda Kosack, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics at UCLA Health

Eleazar Eskin, PhD

Professor & Chair, UCLA’s Department of Computational Medicine

Annabelle De St. Maurice, MD, MPH

Co-Chief Infection Prevention Officer UCLA Health

Medell Briggs-Malonson, MD, MPH, MSHS

Interim Chief, Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at UCLA Health

Michelle Khine, PhD

Director of Faculty Innovation & Director of BioENGINE at the University of California, Irvine

Anthony Chang, MD, MBA

Chief Intelligence Information Officer at CHOC Children's and Founder of MI3

Tanya Petrossian, PhD

CEO at EndoCyclic Therapeutics

Sharief  Taraman, MD

Division Chief, CHOC Children’s

Todd Terrazas

Founder, President, & Executive Director at AI in LA

Desert Horse-Grant

Chief of Innovation, UCLA Hospital System, Senior Director, UCLA Health Research and Innovation

Stephanie Hsieh

Executive Director at Biocom Los Angeles

Yordanos Gebretatios

Deputy for Bioscience, Economic and Workforce Development, LA City Councilmember Mark Ridley-Thomas

Andy Wilson

Executive Director, Alliance for Southern California Innovation

Kathryne Cooper, MBA

Co-Director, The West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics

Juan Espinoza, MD

Director, West Coast Consortium for Technology & Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP)

Jennifer McCaney, PhD

Co-Executive Director of UCLA Biodesign

Kwame Ulmer

MedTech Color | Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health | Ulmer Ventures

Dina Lozofsky

Senior Director of Business Development at UCLA Technology Development Group

Paul Grand

CEO, MedTech Innovator

Scott Johnson

Community + Collaboration = DeviceAlliance

Dave Whelan

#BioscienceLA CEO & #LongLA Ecosystem Builder

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