The Future of Medical Innovation: How Value Based Purchasing (VBP) and Bundled Payments Will Transform the Industry - Ted Kucklick-03/29/2016 - 8:30am

Event Information
Event Topic: 
The Future of Medical Innovation: How Value Based Purchasing (VBP) and Bundled Payments Will Transform the Industry
Event Date: 
03/29/2016 - 8:30am
Event Location: 
Sunnyvale City Council Chambers, 456 West Olive Ave., Sunnyvale, CA
Speaker Information
Event Speaker: 
Ted Kucklick
Event Speaker Title: 
President and CTO
Event Speaker Company: 
Cannuflow Inc.
Event Speaker Bio: 

Ted Kucklick is founder and CEO of Cannuflow, Inc., a company dedicated to innovative technologies for arthroscopic surgery. He has worked in R&D of innovative medical devices for numerous companies including RITA Medical (RITA) acquired by ANGO, AfX, (acquired by Guidant) Somnus (SOMN) acquired by Smith and Nephew, Sleep Solutions (now Novasom) and Starion Instruments (acquired by Pentax). Ted has a degree in product design, and a certificate from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business Bio-Entrepreneur program. He is a member of the IEEE/EMBS and AMI (medical illustration) societies and an inventor on over 100 issued patents. Ted wrote The Medical Device R&D Handbook, now in its 2nd edition (2012), and wrote SME video production, Medical Applications of Rapid Prototyping, and is a regular contributor to BoneZone and Medical Design Design magazine, has been published in The Journal of Biomedical Ethics (Begel House) and is a frequently invited speaker on the subject of medical device innovation. Ted is also a member of Keiretsu Forum and Life Science Angels.

Event Details
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Event Details: 

The landscape for innovation in medical devices has changed radically in just the last 5 years. Changes in the global macroeconomic environment, regulation, industry consolidation and new categories of medical device buyers with different needs driven by value purchasing mandates have shifted the landscape, and will continue to do so. In this talk learn about these new challenges and opportunities and how to meet them and potentially benefit from them.