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Anthony Sandler, MD spoke with WTOP about new research his team is conducting, that may lead to a cure for specific cancers in children.
Kolaleh Eskandanian, PhD, MBA, PMP, Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation spoke with MedCity News about the challenges associated with pediatric device development.
Two innovations to be awarded $50,000 each at Third Annual Pediatric Surgical Innovation Symposium
WTOP spoke with Karun Sharma, MD and two patients who were the first to have their bone tumors removed using MR-HIFU technology.
Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Health System are the first in the United States to treat osteoid osteoma, a benign but painful bone tumor that commonly occurs in children and young adults, using an experimental magnetic resonance-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (MR-HIFU) method. Two patients, 16-year-old Alfredo Coreas and 10-year-old Niyati Shah, have been treated successfully in a research study aimed at testing the safety and feasibility of this noninvasive and precise treatment option.
Kolaleh Eskandanian, PhD, MBA, PMP, Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, discusses the challenges in the industry and how lessons learned from bringing pediatric drugs to market can be applied to the medical device field, with IEEE Pulse.
Bioengineer Axel Krieger, PhD, and other experts spoke to Medscape Medical News about the impact 3D printing has had on medicine and the future for the field.
Five pediatric medical device innovators were awarded $50,000 each in seed funding at the second annual National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) Competition held last week.
Kolaleh Eskandanian, PhD, MBA, PMP, Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, described the importance of 'Innovation Day',' which was held to open the dialogue about getting pediatric medical devices to market, and to encourage collaboration between entrepreneurs and doctors.