2015 AGENDA

3rd ANNUAL PEDIATRIC SURGICAL INNOVATION SYMPOSIUM

Children’s Need Must Drive Market Speed
October 23, 2014 | The Knight Conference Center at The Newseum, Washington, DC

7:30a

Registration, Breakfast, & Networking

8:00a

Welcome & Introduction

Kurt Newman, MD
President & CEO | Children's National Health System

8:15a

Opening Keynote


Geoffrey Ling, MD, PhD
Director | DARPA Biological Technologies


Moderator:


Anthony Sandler, MD
Senior Vice President, Joseph E. Robert, Jr., Center for Surgical Care | Children's National Health System

9:15a

Plenary Case 1:

Ventricular Assist Devices for Children – The Case of Berlin Heart EXCOR


Moderator:


Chester Koh, MD
Associate Professor of Urology, Pediatrics; Director, Pediatric Robotic Surgery Program; Pediatric Urology Fellowship Program Director | Texas Children's Hospital / Baylor College of Medicine


Panel:


Timothy Baldwin, PhD, MS
Deputy Branch Chief, Advanced Technology & Surgery, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute | National Institutes of Health


Charles D. Fraser, Jr, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief | Texas Children's Hospital


Robert Kroslowitz
President & CEO | Berlin Heart, Inc.


Jackson Radandt
Patient Representative

10:15a

Break & Networking

10:30a

Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids! Competition

3rd Annual Sheikh Zayed Prize in Pediatric Device Innovation


Moderator:


Bryan Vartabedian, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Gastroenterologist | Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital
Founder | 33 charts


Judges:

Charles Berul, MD
Division Chief of Cardiology & Co-Director of the Children's National Heart Institute | Children's National Health System


James Clessuras, JD
Partner | The Law Firm of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati


Martha Connolly, PhD
Director, Mtech Baltimore | University of Maryland


Peyvand Khaleghian, MD, PhD
Managing Partner | Avicenna Partners Investment Company LLC


Justin Shaka, MBA
Co-founder & CEO | REBIScan


Tiffany Wilson, MBA
Executive Director | Global Center for Medical Innovation

12:00p

Lunch Keynote


Anthony Chang, MD, MBA, MPH
Chief Intelligence & Innovation Officer | Children’s Hospital of Orange County

1:15p

Plenary Case 2:

Lessons from Drugs to Devices: Gap Funding in Pediatric Surgical & Medical Devices


Moderator:


Tracy Warren
Managing Partner | Astarte Ventures


Panel:

Maria Berkman, MD, MBA
Director | Broadview Ventures


Steven Hirschfeld, MD, PhD
Associate Director for Clinical Research, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development | National Institutes of Health


Russell Lindemann
Founder & CEO | JustRight Surgical, LLC


Loudon Owen, JD, MBA
Managing Partner | McLean Watson Capital Inc.


Ken Schaner, JD
General Counsel | Cystic Fibrosis Foundation


Eric Stone, EdM, MBA
Co-founder & CEO | Velano Vascular, Inc.

2:15p

Plenary Case 3:

Off-Label & Investigational Use of Marketed Medical Devices in Pediatric Population


Moderator:

Matthew Oetgen, MD
Division Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine | Children's National Health System


Panel:


Michael Harrison, MD
Professor of Surgery, Pediatrics, OB-GYN, and Reproductive Sciences, Emeritus; UCSF Pediatric Device Consortium | University of California San Francisco


Robin Meier
Patient Representative


B. Stephens Richards, MD
Chief Medical Officer |Texas Scottish Rite Hospital


Mark Throdahl
President & CEO | OrthoPediatrics Corp


Warren Vanhout
Manager, Field Clinical Research | Medtronic


3:15p

Plenary Case 4:

Pediatric Device Benefit-Risk Assessment: Voice of the Patient


Moderator:

Kara Haas, MD, MPH, FACS
Director, Global Strategic Regulatory Affairs | Johnson & Johnson


Panel:


Amy Basken
Patient Representative


Maureen Japha, JD
Associate Director, Regulatory Policy and Legal Counsel | Faster Cures


Michelle McMurray-Heath, MD, PhD
Worldwide Vice President, Medical Devices | Johnson & Johnson


Michael C. Morton
Vice President, Corporate Regulatory Affairs | Medtronic


Andrew Pedtke, MD
Co-founder & CEO | LIM Innovations


Vasum Peiris, MD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer, Pediatrics & Special Populations, Center for Devices & Radiological Health | Food & Drug Administration


Erik D. Skarsgard, MD, MSc, FACS, FAAP, FRCSC
Professor, Pediatric General Surgeon, Chief of Surgery | BC Children’s Hospital
Chair of APSA Innovation Committee

4:30p

Closing Keynote

Robert M. Califf, MD, MACC
Deputy Commissioner for Medical Products and Tobacco | Food and Drug Administration


Moderator:


Marshall Summar, MD
Division Chief, Genetics and Metabolism | Children's National Health System

5:00p

Award Ceremony & Cocktail Reception

7:30p

Adjourned