Meet the inventors: Register for MedTech Alliance Showcase Sept. 14

Richard Wampler, M.D., presenting on behalf of OregonHeart, Inc.
Richard Wampler, M.D., presenting at the 2015 MedTech Alliance event on behalf of OregonHeart, Inc.

The 2016 MedTech Alliance Showcase connects investors, industry partners, and community collaborators with OHSU inventors and technologies. At this event, attendees will have the opportunity to network and learn more about OHSU medical technologies, including early-stage inventions that have a realistic chance for commercialization. The opening address will be given by John Ma, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., professor and chair of the OHSU Department of Emergency Medicine. Four presenters will take the stage to showcase their technologies. The evening will commence with a poster session and reception.

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016
5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Collaborative Life Sciences Building, Room 3A001

The event speakers will include:

  • Ted Hobbs, D.V.M., M.C.R., OHSU inventor
    Product pitch: Blood volume determination device
  • Bill Kelly, M.B.A., Chief Executive Officer, ReelDx, Inc.
    Company pitch: ReelDx, Inc.
  • Greg Jones, Ph.D., Inventor, First Ascent Biomedical, LLC
    Company pitch: First Ascent Biomedical, LLC
  • Xiangshu Xiao, Ph.D., OHSU inventor
    Product pitch: Novel lamin-binding ligands for the treatment of triple negative breast cancer

For speaker biographies, please visit the 2016 MedTech Alliance Showcase webpage.

All OHSU faculty, researchers, students, and staff are invited to attend. The event is free, but space is limited. Register today to attend.

Questions? Please contact Trish Prius at