Regulations of Healthcare Applications Commercialization

Workshop by MDII


In collaboration with CREATE-READi, the Medical Devices Innovations Institute (MDII) and CREATE-BEST 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 Tuesday March 05, 2019

Unable to attend in person?

We are live-streaming the workshop over YouTube! Just select the “live-stream” ticket when you register for the event.


About the speaker

Abdulmotaleb El Saddik is the director of the Medical Devices Innovation Institute. He is also a University Research Chair  and Professor in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Ottawa. Professor El Saddik 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.