TechConnect World 2020
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Medical Devices

Symposium Chair

Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
Technical Program Chair
TechConnect World Innovation Conference

Key Speakers

Xiaoting JiaMultimaterial fiber-based neural interfaces and distributed sensors
Xiaoting Jia
Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

Andrew P. BaumannDevelopment of Best Practices for Finite Element Analysis of Spinal Fusion Cages
Andrew P. Baumann
Mechanical Engineer, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

 Ryan RoederInnovation in interbody spinal fusion implants with porous and bioactive composites: The journey from concept to commercialization
Ryan Roeder
Founder,
Spinesmith LLC

Devices for the diagnosis, prevention, monitoring, treatment, or alleviation of disease or disability have a transformative effect on the lives of patients worldwide. Innovation in this field incorporates break-through technology, advanced materials and biomaterials. This symposium, at the nexus of world-class technical symposium on materials and device development at the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, will highlight whats new, and whats next, in the field of medical devices.

 
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Symposium Sessions

Monday June 29

1:30Medical Devices

Tuesday June 30

8:30Biotech & Medicine Keynotes
10:30Biosensors & Medical Applications
1:30Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
4:00Medical Devices - Posters

Wednesday July 1

10:30Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
1:30Machine Learning for Medical Diagnostics
4:00Micro Bio Fluidics - Posters

Symposium Program

Monday June 29

1:30Medical Devices
Development of Best Practices for Finite Element Analysis of Spinal Fusion Cages
A.P. Baumann, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, US
Innovation in interbody spinal fusion implants with porous and bioactive composites: The journey from concept to commercialization
R.K. Roeder, University of Notre Dame, US
Bending-Dominant Mechanical Meta-Material (Ortho-Metamaterial) Iso-Stiff as Cortical Bone for Femoral Prosthetic Stem to prevent Femoral Periprosthetic Bone Resorption
I.A. Miske, T.E. Parr, H. Seyyedhosseinzadeh, H. Hosseinzadeh, Rowan University, US
Flexible optoelectronic microsystems for bio-interfacing
L. Lu, George Washington University, US
4D Acoustoelectric Cardiac Imaging for Fast and Accurate Mapping of Arrhythmias
S. Vohnout, ElectroSonix LLC, US
3D Bioprinted Cancer-On-Chip for Drug Testing
A. Bhusal, R. Schwartz, H. Anh Nguyen, O. Labutina, A.K. Miri, Rowan University, US
Wearable technology, remote patient monitoring & cardiovascular disease
I. De Backer, IDTechEx, UK

Tuesday June 30

8:30Biotech & Medicine Keynotes
Artery-on-a-chip for pressure myography
A.M. Clyne, University of Maryland, US
Janus Base Nanopieces for RNA and Small Molecule Drug Delivery
Y. Chen, University of Connecticut, US
Preventing Global Pandemics with Gene Therapy Approaches
L. Santos, AstraZeneca, US
CRISPR Powered Transistors: Harnessing Biology as Technology
K. Aran, Keck Graduate Institute, US
10:30Biosensors & Medical Applications
Session chair: Martin Poitzsch, Aramco Services Company, US
Multimaterial fiber-based neural interfaces and distributed sensors
X. Jia, Virginia Tech, US
Moxifloxacin Inhibited beta-Amyloid Bio-communication with HSP60 Memristive Devices For Promoting Normal Reversible Membrane Potential
E.T. Chen, J.T. Thornton, S-H. Duh, Advanced Biomimetic Sensors, Inc., US
Catalytic Lateral Flow Immunoassays (cLFIA™): Amplified Signal in the Same Simple Format
S.P. Mulvaney, D.A. Kidwell, J.N. Lanese, R.P. Lopez, M.E. Sumera, E. Wei, US Naval Research Laboratory, US
Facile and Label-Free Electrochemical Biosensors for MicroRNA Detection Based on DNA Origami Nanostructures
R. Wang, W. Liu, Missouri University of Science and Technology, US
Microscale Electrochemical Studies of Immobilized DNA for Biosensor Development
R. Vishnubhotla, S. Robinson, C. Montgomery, J. Askim, S. Semancik, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
Ring Based Wearable Bioelectrical Impedance Analyzer for Body Fat Estimation
A.K. Guptaa, M. Usmanb, W. Xueb, Rowan University, School of Osteopathic Medicine, US
1:30Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Recent advances in Open Microfluidics
J. Berthier, CEA-LETI-Minatec, FR
Microfluidic chip application in sample preparation and nucleic acid analysis
J. Min, Chung-Ang University, KR
Integrated serial dilution generation with a degassed centrifugal PDMS-based microfluidic device
A. Wang, K.W. Oh, University at Buffalo, US
Microfluidics Meets Ultrafast Spectroscopy: Lab-on-Chip Approach for Artificial Light Harvesting
M.S. Pchenitchnikov, University of Groningen, NL
CFD Analysis of Fully magnetic coupling of Ferrofluid Droplets in Micro-channels
V. Amiri Roodan, J. Gómez-Pastora, I.H. Karampelas, M.T. Swihart, University at Buffalo, US
Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) analysis to mitigate design challenges in Centrifugal Microfluidic Platforms
A. Gupta, R. Castillo, K. Ramaswamy, Flow Science, Inc., US
On the dynamic of capillary flow in composite paper strip
M. Aubret, P. Chuberre, G. Sabbate, P. Pouteau, J. Berthier, University of Washington, US
4:00Medical Devices - Posters
Robust and Trustworthy AI for Brain Tumor Surveillance
G. Rasool, Rowan University, US
System and Methods for Stroke Rehabilitation using Virtual and Augmented Reality
J. Daniels, Kinaptic, LLC, US
A New Surgical Technique for Femoral Component in TKA Based on Epicondylar Axis to Reduce Femoral Component Malposition, Knee Malalignment, and Fat Embolism
H. Seyyedhosseinzadeh, M. Kerdari, S. Rastegarramsheh, Rowan University, Orthopedic Research Group, US
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: Focused Coils and Brain Phantoms
R.L. Hadimani, H. Magsood, I. Carmona, D. Jiles, A. Pandurangi, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
Biomechanical Evaluation of Flexible Reconstruction with Non-Fusion Instrumentation of the Lumbar Spine
M. Mesbah, M. Bendoukha, A. Berkaoui, University of Mostaganem, DZ

Wednesday July 1

10:30Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
Session chair: Ioannis (Yanni) Karampelas, FLOW-D, US
Femtogram resolution of iron concentrations in cells: Implication for Point of Care blood cell analysis
J. Chalmers, The Ohio State University, US
Advanced MD and CFD models for the design of magnetophoretic-microfluidic devices for blood detoxification processes
C. González-Fernández, J. Gómez-Pastora, A. Basauri, M. Fallanza, E. Bringas, J.J. Chalmers, I. Ortiz, University of Cantabria, ES
Continuous-flow Magnetic Fractionation of Red Blood Cells Based on Hemoglobin Content – Clinical Blood Supply Implications and Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment
J. Gomez-Pastora, M. Weigand, J. Kim, J.J. Chalmers, The Ohio State University, US
Predictive Computational Model of Microfluidic Deformability Cytometry Utilizing a Cross-Slot Configuration
D.B. Khismatullin, Tulane University, US
Single Cell Characterization Using Microfluidic Dielectric Spectroscopy (MDS)
A. Beskok, Southern Methodist University, US
Droplet Microfluidic Platform for the Label-Free Sorting of Cancers Cells based on Glycolysis
C. Zielke, C.W. Pan, A. Gutierrez, C. Feit, C. Dobson, C. Davidson, B. Sandel, P. Abbyad, Santa Clara University, US
1:30Machine Learning for Medical Diagnostics
Session chair: Prakash D. Nallathamby, Notre Dame University, Eric Gale, Harvard Medical School
Point-of-care serodiagnostic test using a multiplexed paper-based immunoassay and machine learning
Z. Ballard, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Machine Learning for Automated Hepatic Fat Quantification
H. Sagreiya, A. Akhbardeh, University of Pennsylvania, US
An Unsupervised Approach for Treatment Effectiveness Monitoring Using Curvature Learning
A. Akhbardeh, H. Sagreiya, Stanford University, US
Novel respiratory monitoring using ultrasound signaling
G. Bilen-Rosas, I. Ong, H. Rosas, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, US
Microbubbling Digital Assay
P. Wang, University of Pennsylvania, US
AI Platform for DNA Diagnostics, Therapeutics & Ancestry
R. Peterson, J. Kahn, DNA Analtytics, US
Kidney Cancer Staging using Deep Learning Neural Network
N. Hadjiyski, Ann Arbor Pioneer High School, US
4:00Micro Bio Fluidics - Posters
Microfluidic chip platform for the concentration of waterborne pathogens in large volume of water sample using graphene oxide coated beads
Y. Li, W. Cui, H. Jin Yoo, C. Baek, J. Min, Chung-Ang University, KR
Compact Phantom with embedded 3-dimensional capillary pumping network using sacrificial sugar structures for use in Biomedical and Biometric Applications
E. Breloff, K. Oh, State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo, US
Computational Modeling of Deformable Cell Sorting using Sequenced Micro-Pillars
D.B. Khismatullin, Tulane University, US
Compact Phantom with embedded 3-dimensional capillary pumping network using sacrificial sugar structures for use in Biomedical and Biometric Applications
E. Breloff, L. Christie, K.W. Oh, SUNY at Buffalo, US
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