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The Opioid Crisis—Can Medtech Succeed Where Pharma Failed?

John Hsu (CEO & Founder, iPill Dispenser)

Peter Staats (Co-founder & Chief Medical Officer, electroCore)

Greg Houlgate (Founder & Chief Business & Product Development Officer, Oska Wellness)

Srini Nageshwar (CEO, DyAnsys)

Location: Center Stage

Date: Thursday, February 7

Time: 3:00pm - 3:55pm

Track: Center Stage

Vault Recording: TBD

In the face of an opioid crisis that drove a two-fold increase in overdose deaths last year in the United States, FDA is looking to medical device makers for help. The agency has launched an innovation challenge to encourage the development medical devices to prevent and treat opioid abuse. In this panel discussion, we’ll talk to several companies that are answering the call.