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Feb 5, 2020
Neurological Diagnosis and Repair

Technological Advances and Opportunities in Treatment of the Brain, Mind and Nerves
Join Us for a discussion on the ongoing challenge
of nerve repair.
Where we are now
and the innovative potential solutions.
Mirret El-Hagrassy, MD
will be the Moderator for our panel, who will present the science behind some of these advances, along with successful businesses resulting in this developing arena.
Ivica (Ivan) Ducic, MD, PhD
Until recently, the mainstay of nerve tissue repair was simply uniting the injured or cut ends of the damaged nerves. This is an ongoing challenge with uncertain outcome, prolonged recovery, and suboptimal function.
Bill Edelman
Bill will provide an overview of ESStim™ and highlight clinical results in target patient populations and discuss commercial implementation strategies.
Leon Morales-Quezada, MD, PhD
Dr. Morales-Quezada will present the principles behind noninvasive brain stimulation, and current applications for neurological rehabilitation. He will discuss the technology development and the future of combined therapeutics with pharmacological and technology-driven interventions for neuromodulation.

MDG PitchFest 2020 - March 4
Seeking Funding for Your Medical Device Startup?
Call for the Opportunity to Pitch to an Experienced Panel

Four medical device startup entrepreneurs will present each company’s value propositions and fundraising efforts to an expert panel.

Following each presentation, the panel will discuss each company’s funding efforts and provide guidance to help it sharpen its plan.

The presenting company entrepreneurs are seeking
capital in the form of Seed, Series A,
or Convertible Notes
There will be an audience Q&A session after the presentations.

Take Advantage of this Key Opportunity for Medical Device Entrepreneurs Seeking Funding to Pitch to an Experienced Panel.

Rick Williams - PANEL MODERATOR 
Rick is a nationally published thought leader
with a breadth of experience as an executive
and board director for technology companies, including medical technology, software, and financial services.
Currently, Rick is Managing Director of Williams Advisory Partners, LLC. He is past President of the Harvard Business School Association of Boston and was a management consultant with Arthur D. Little, Inc, a global consulting firm.

MDG Welcomes our
New Sponsorship Chair

Tracey Dodenhoff

Tracey has a long
dedication to entrepreneurism, to medical devices, the device industries, and to the basic science and technology which impacts medicine. Please welcome our outstanding new Chair of Sponsorship.

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Feb 5

Neurological Diagnosis and Repair

March 4

Funding Your Medical Startup

MDG Boston is seeking support for its Regis College Projection Screen Fund

Details and Donation Link Here


Our New Annual Sponsors

Regis College offers Strategic Partnerships with corporations to extend the benefits of a Regis graduate and doctoral education to a diverse group of working professionals. Benefits include discounted tuition, flexible program formats and more.


Peter Madras, MD, President MDG, Provides his Perspective


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MDG Program Central

Monday Dec 9,
5:30 - 8PM

Will be Call-In Only
This Month


Contact for call-in info (Zoom)

MDG Board Meeting

Not yet scheduled for Dec


Emerson Hospital

Concord, MA

[location details to be posted]

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Thanks to Maria Shonyo, Vela Technologies


Jan 22 MIT Enterprise Forum - 

Going Beyond the Gut: The Future of Microbiome Therapeutics. Details


Jan 29 Lisa Sasso - 5th Annual Goal Setting Workshop -FREE w/ optional donation to benefit Children's Hospital RSVP Here

and Register Here 

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N. Scott Pierce has joined Foley Hoag LLP as a partner in the Intellectual Property Department and member of the Patent Prosecution, Strategy and Management practiceDetails here


MDG Member

Maria Shepherd covers MDG's recent Forum on "Pathways To Success for MedTech Innovators" as part of her recent article in MPO entitled "AI in Healthcare: Where Are We Now


Director - Bill Munger



Bill Denison - Graphic Design & Photography


Nancy Finn



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Richard Evans - Database Design & Management


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Leadership News
Iris Stammberger, MDG Board Member, received a WEST Award on Jan 25th.
Iris was honored at WEST’s 10th annual giving back award event in the category of “WEST SUPPORTER”. At WEST Iris has been facilitating workshops on operational excellence and lean management where participants learn how to improve work outcomes using behavioral science and scientific management principles.

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