RAPID 2013

Medical Manufacturing Innovations Series
at RAPID 2013



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From manufacturing of end-use surgical devices and customized implants, to bone scaffolds and functioning organ replacements, additive manufacturing is truly changing lives.

Conference: Medical and Dental Applications Session

At the conference, you will find in-depth sessions covering design and manufacture of implants and other devices using a variety of additive technologies.


Medical Manufacturing Innovations Center

Visit booth 912 to explore the MMI center—see unique applications, meet medical manufacturing leaders and hear more at the MMI Learning Lab. Informal presentations from those responsible for the showcased applications and more will be made at the event and streamed LIVE. Watch this page for a schedule of MMI Learning Lab presentations and bookmark this YouTube channel to join the live stream from Pittsburgh.


MMI Center Schedule

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.
Two Photon Lithography for the Three-dimensional Micro-fabrication of Extracellular Environments
Jan Torgensen, Vienna University of Technology

Wednesday, June 12

10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Virtual Surgical Planning: Models and Tools to Remove Malignant Mandible Tumor
Andy Christensen, Medical Modeling

11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
Patient-specific Aortic Valves for Pre-operative Planning
Janelle Schrot, Materialise

12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
Metallic Bone Scaffolds
Da-Tren Chou, University of Pittsburgh

1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
Enabling Next Generation Design and Manufacturing of Advanced Robotics through Additive Manufacturing
Ryan Dehoff, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Who will be there?

Join the long list of medical device manufacturers that have attended RAPID. Just a few the companies represented are:


  • Advanced Bionics
  • Aesthetic Prosthetics
  • Alcon Laboratories
  • American Medical Systems
  • Baxter Healthcare
  • Becton Dickinson
  • Biomet
  • Boston Scientific
  • Caldera Medical
  • Carefusion
  • ConMed Linvatec
  • Dental Arts Laboratory
  • Depuy
  • Glidewell Laboratories
  • Medtronic
  • Smith & Nephew
  • Smith Medical
  • Sofamor Danek
  • St Jude Medical
  • Starkey Hearing Technologies
  • Stryker
  • US Endoscopy

    Interested in Reaching These Companies? Find out more about the medical manufacturing audience you can reach as an exhibitor here.

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