Regulations of Healthcare Applications Commercialization

Workshop by Dr. Abdulmotaleb El Saddik

In collaboration with the Medical Devices Innovations Institute (MDII), we are organizing a workshop presenting a high level view of the Medical Devices product regulatory classification and a high level view of the registration process in Canada, Europe and USA. We will also discuss the intellectual property issue when designing an app and the Apps/Devices FDA regulatory issues

What you will learn?

  • The regulations and the processes involved in commercializing software and hardware prototypes.
  • The levels of risk in different types of medical applications and research experiments.
  • Intellectual property issues and the responsibilities involved, especially for healthcare-related applications.

Talk title: Regulations of Healthcare Applications Commercialization
Where: University of Ottawa, SITE, 5th floor, room 5084
When: 5:00pm-6:30pm on Wednesday March 14, 2018

About the speaker

Abdulmotaleb El Saddik, University Research Chair and Professor in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Ottawa, is an internationally-recognized scholar who has made strong contributions to the knowledge and understanding of multimedia computing, communications and applications, particularly in the digitization, communication and security of the sense of touch, or haptics, which is a new medium that is significantly changing the way in which human-to-human and human-computer interactions are performed.