Petit Institute Seminar

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday April 16, 2015
      11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering & Bioscience, Room 1128
  • Phone: (404) 894-6228
  • URL: http://www.petitinstitute.gatech.edu
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
Contact

Bob Guldberg, PhD - faculty host

Summaries

Summary Sentence: "Accelerating MedTech Commercialization in the Southeast" - Tiffany Karp, MBA - Global Center for Medical Innovation

Full Summary: Petit Institute seminars are held throughout the year and are open to all faculty, students and staff.

"Accelerating MedTech Commercialization in the Southeast"

Tiffany Karp, MBA
Executive Director
Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI)

Tiffany Karp specializes in the process of bringing innovative medical technology from benchtop to bedside.

Karp is a former management consultant, investment banker and strategist that has been involved in the business process of medical device innovation and commercialization for 12 years. She has lead corporate finance, investor relations, strategic & operational planning, business development, regulatory and reimbursement. Her expertise is at the intersection of business, science and medicine, bringing together different areas of expertise required to improve patient care and drive economic growth through innovative medical technology.

Karp speaks on topics related to medical device innovation and commercialization and serves as a Member of the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE) at the US Department of Commerce.

The Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI) is the Southeast’s first and only comprehensive medical device innovation center, dedicated to accelerating development, building businesses and improving health.

GCMI’s core team of designers and engineers collaborate closely with startups, clinicians, researchers, new product development teams and medtech entrepreneurs to accelerate time to market while reducing costs. The independent, non-profit organization has a robust and ever-growing network of experts, including intellectual property, regulatory, quality systems and investors, to help bring ideas from concept to market.

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Wallace H. Coulter Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience (IBB)

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Faculty/Staff, Graduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
graduate students, IBB
Status
  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 18, 2015 - 3:52am
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:19pm