Medical Devices I: Product Development

This pack of lectures covers key aspects in the process of the conceptualization and creation of medtech product. Students will learn about biomedical engineering and how to design medical devices, as well as about the new materials used in the design. Special emphasis will be given to design and prototyping: why it is important when designing a product.

7 sessions
Price

Whole package: € 630
Buy one or more sessions: price varies depending on the session.

Venue

Barcelona Science Park (PCB)

C/ Baldiri Reixac 4-8, 08028 Barcelona

Lecturers
Alicia Canals
Pedro Gomis
Antonio Flores
Albert Roma
Román Pérez
Sofia Majan
Daniel Prades

Challenges in Medical Robotics

This lecture explains what robotics is and the different types of medical robotics available. The lecturer will also discuss different trends, what is happening in the field of medical robotics, especially in terms of robotic surgery and AI (Artificial Intelligence), the challenges we will face in the future and which companies are currently working in the field.

Date(s)
02:30 pm – 04:30 pm
Lecturer
Alicia Canals
Price
120.00€

Biomedical Engineering

This session is an introduction to biomedical engineering, providing information about what it is and its various applications in these areas, giving real examples: biosensors, signal and image processing, bioinformatics, m-health, rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary systems, medical devices and wearable and implantable technologies, among others.

Date(s)
02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Lecturer
Pedro Gomis
Price
120.00€

Product Design and Development

This session covers the main process involved in conceptualizing and developing a product, with a special focus on medtech products, and explains the phases of the product development cycle, which include defining requirements, research, design, implementation, and manufacturing, among others.

Date(s)
09:30 am - 11:30 am
Lecturer
Antonio Flores
Price
120.00€

Life Sciences Patents

All you need to know about patents is provided in this session. It will focus on life science patents, touching on product, know-how and software topics. You will learn what patents are, their structure, their main characteristics and applications, current legislation ecosystem, how they work financially and the key ideas to consider when making a patent application.  Case studies and several examples will be provided.

Date(s)
10:00 am – 01:00 pm
Lecturer
Albert Roma
Price
150.00€

New Materials

The lecturer, an expert in biomaterials and biomechanics, will outline the main contributions, uses, and potentialities of biomaterials in certain fields of medicine based on his knowledge and experience and in orthopedic, dental and cardiovascular fields.

Date(s)
01:00 pm – 03:00 pm
Lecturer
Román Pérez
Price
120.00€

Prototyping

This lecture covers the basic issues to take into account when prototyping a product and explains why this is important It also includes a description of existing tools and resources for prototyping.

Date(s)
10:00 am – 01:00 pm
Lecturer
Sofia Majan
Price
150.00€

Biomedical sensors

This lecture covers the basic principles about sensing technologies and the different types and mechanisms relying upon behind the diversity of widespread and newly adopted sensors in the field of healthcare.

Date(s)
12:30 pm – 02:30 pm
Lecturer
Daniel Prades
Price
120.00€
Students

We offer a 50% discount (for any category, but not accumulative) to students who are in their final academic year at university, or who are studying a Masters degree related to the following fields: business, engineering, life sciences or design. If interested, please send an e-mail to info@moebio.org, with the subject "Short Programs Discount", providing your details and attaching a copy of your university registration. Promotions are limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.

50% discount
SMEs

Companies participants in Boost4Health Project coordinated by Biocat at the Bioregion of Catalonia will have free of charge registration to training from Moebio Short Programs. The eligible SMEs will need to register to Boost4Health.eu and select their interest in receiving coaching. Then Biocat will provide the procedure to access the training and a registration code that will be valid until 3 business days prior to the starting of the activity. Those registrations made with the code without participating in Boost4Health program will not be able to access the room.

Free of charge registration

To withdraw from a session you must send an e-mail to lrogel@biocat.cat.

If cancellation is received more than one week (7 working days) before the date of the Short Program session, you will be reimbursed for 100% of the registration fee.

If cancellation is received during the week prior to the date of the lesson, you will be reimbursed for 50% of the registration fee.