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The Biologics Alliance opened their 1st Summit meeting February 5th in Carlsbad CA with a "Think Tank" session of companies developing new products for the treatment of cartilage-related problems and knee OA. The companies appeared before a panel of judges similar to those on Shark Tank, only these judges had a special expertise in orthopedics/OrthoBiologics. BioMedGPS' CEO Sharon O'Reilly and SmartTRAK Senior Analyst, Kim French were among the panel of judges comprised of industry representatives and analysts/press. Samumed was the first place winner for Lorecivivint (SM04690), Bioventus was 2nd place for PTP-001 and Organogenesis
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Here are some highlights from recent Advanced Wound Care patent filings that were picked up by our analysts, posted on SmartTRAK, and included in the Daily Updates email.
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Anne Staylor, SmartTRAK's Managing Editor and Director of Advanced Technologies, will be attending the International Stroke Conference 2020, to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Feb 19-21.
The theme for the conference is A New Era for Stroke Science and Brain Health. According to their website "The International Stroke Conference is the world’s premier meeting dedicated to the science and treatment of cerebrovascular disease. This 2½-day conference features more than 1,700 compelling presentations in 21 categories that emphasize basic, clinical and translational sciences and provides the opportunity to network with thousands of colleagues in the stroke field from around the world with wide-ranging expertise and experience."
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Here are some highlights from the Computer Assisted Surgery patent filings from January 2020 that were picked up by our analysts, posted on SmartTRAK, and included in the Daily Updates email.
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Micro-Leads Medical, based in Somerville, MA, showcased HD64, an emerging, high-resolution spinal cord stimulation therapy for treating chronic focal pains of the low-back, trunk, extremities and feet at NANS 2020. Anne Staylor, SmartTRAK's Managing Editor and Sr. Director of Advanced Technologies, attended the NANS 2020 Emerging Technologies Forum and saw this novel technology designed for the spinal cord stimulation market.
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Anne Staylor, SmartTRAK's Managing Editor and Director of Advanced Technologies, is in Las Vegas attending NANS 2020, the North American Neurological Society's 23rd annual meeting, and, as you can see from the photo above taken at NANS, she is already thinking about NANS 2021 in Orlando. The theme of the this year's NANS is “Driving Innovation Through Science and Evidence.” Anne, who covers Neuromodulation for SmartTRAK, will be reporting on the meeting through articles and interviews...
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We are pleased to announce that Stacy Spirito has joined the team at SmartTRAK as Director of Sales. Stacy has spent 14+ years in the medical device and technology industries, most recently as an Account Executive with Gartner, working with Investors. Prior to that, Stacy was part of a sales team that launched a disruptive new medical device for breast cancer at Mammotome/Leica Biosystems.
Meet Stacy Spirito:
- Stacy, what is your role with SmartTRAK? My role at SmartTRAK is Director of Sales. I will be developing and managing the relationship with our clients and ensuring we are providing value and actionable insights to enable them to deliver on their key initiatives.
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SmartTRAK is pleased to welcome Anikó Szekér, the newest addition to our Wound Care team. Anikó has 10+ years of medical device experience in Wound Care and Surgical single use products. Before joining SmartTRAK, Anikó was Marketing Manager, Eastern Europe Wound Care and Surgical at Mölnlycke Health Care.