BioHouston Orthopedic Medical Device Technology Showcase

To register, please visit www.biohouston.org/orthopedic.asp

11:00am 
Registration
 

11:30am

Keynote speaker and luncheon
Steve Whitlock, President & CEO, LDR Spine
USA

 

Followed by Technology presentations

• Novel Device to Relieve Mechanical Irritation to the Lumbar Spine
• Active Compression Anterior Cervical Plate
• Novel Devices and Methods for Posterior Spinal Fixation
• Spine and Trochanter External Vibration Exerciser
• Method and apparatus for fabricating orthognathic surgical splints
• Several implant coating and surface conversion technologies
• Acoustic sound waves and proprietary pattern recognition software to determine microscopic bone structure
• Tissue engineered cartilage using scaffoldless approaches
• OsteoNexus: A fracture fixation and healing device--a
Rice University student project

 

5:00pm to 6:30pm
Networking reception

 

Those who will benefit from this program:
• Entrepreneurs
• Investors
• Business development professionals from medical device companies
• Inventors and those interested in technology commercialization

To register, please visit www.biohouston.org/orthopedic.asp
Speaker Steven Whitlock
President and CEO LDR Spine USA Mr. Whitlock is the President and Chief Executive Officer for LDR Spine USA. In this role he is responsible for all company functions, reporting to and working with the board of directors to insure company performance. Whitlock has worked in the musculoskeletal industry for ...

President and CEO
LDR Spine USA
Mr. Whitlock is the President and Chief Executive Officer for LDR Spine USA. In this role he is responsible for all company functions, reporting to and working with the board of directors to insure company performance. Whitlock has worked in the musculoskeletal industry for over 15 years in various roles such as Global General Manager, business development, product development and marketing. Most recently he was the Vice president of Research and Development for Centerpulse Orthopedics where he directed the company’s product development, product engineering, business development and research organizations. Whitlock has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M and a masters in business administration from Emory State University.

Full Description
Organizer Carrie Saxon

When

Wed, Apr. 5, 2006
11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. US/Central

Where

Trevisio Restaurant
6550 Bertner Ave., Suite 600
Houston, TX 77030
USA