23rd Conference of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology,...

23rd Conference of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology,...

Tech Observer was pleased to show her presence in the 23rd Conference of the Society for Medical Innovation and Technology at Tel Aviv, Israel on September 13-16, 2011.

The conference held in conjunction with the 14th Israeli Symposium on Computer-Aided Surgery, Medical Robotics and Medical Imaging(ISRACAS 2011). It provided an excellent forum for the exchange of ideas amongst international scientists, clinicians and engineers working in the fields of medical imaging, computer science, and robotics.

 The following topics were addressed at the conference:

CLINICAL TOPICS:

  • Minimally Invasive Therapy
  • Orthopedics
  • Neurosurgery
  • Cardiology
  • Obesity and Endocrinology
  • Urology
  • Gynecology
  • Commercialization of Research

 

Name of few Key Note Speakers:

Rafael Beyar, Professor of Medicine and Biomedical Engineering, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Daniel Charny, Director, FROM-NOW-ON and Senior Lecturer, Royal College of Art, London, UK

Paolo Dario, Professor of Biomedical Robotics, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy

Gil Hirschhorn, Colonel, Surgeon General, Israel Air Force

Andreas Melzer, Director of the Institute for Medical Science and Technology IMSaT of the Universities Dundee and St Andrews, UK

Jeff Rothenberg, Managing Partner, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C, Albany, NY, USA