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Deadline Extended to Feb. 22 for Annual NCC-PDI Pediatric Medical Device Pitch Competition

The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) has extended the deadline for its annual “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition to Feb. 22 at midnight EST. Innovators and startup companies with devices in the pediatric cardiovascular, orthopedic and spine, or NICU sectors are invited to apply for a share of up to $250,000 in FDA-funded awards and access to a newly created NCC-PDI pediatric device accelerator program led by MedTech Innovator.

NCC-PDI showcase event applications open

Submit your applications for the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) showcase medical device pitch event on March 23, 2020, in College Park, Maryland. The competition is focused on pediatric devices in three areas of critical need: cardiovascular, orthopedic and spine, and neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

Rendering of VT and Children's National Research & Education campus

Childrens National Announces Partnership with Virginia Tech

Children’s National Hospital announces formal partnership with Virginia Tech that will include the launch of a Virginia Tech biomedical research facility within the new Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus.

NCC-PDI Announces $250k Pediatric Pitch Competition

Learn how you can apply for this year's NCC-PDI pediatric pitch competition for orthopedic medical devices. The “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition will award winning companies up to $50,000 and an invitation to participate in an accelerator program led by MedTech Innovator.