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Successfully Navigating the Product Development Process

Mac McKeen (Fellow, Regulatory Science, Boston Scientific Corporation)

Location: 210B

Date: Wednesday, February 6

Time: 9:15am - 10:00am

Track: MD&M West: Product Development & User-Centered Design

Vault Recording: TBD

There are many ways products can be developed, and it’s important to understand the key strategies and tactics for successfully navigating the product development process. This session will focus on how to use the Total Product Life Cycle process and explain how it can build alignment across functional areas and the project team. The method is built on the Stage Gate product development process and the FDA Total Product Life Cycle methodology.

Topics covered include:
  • Tips and techniques for functional areas to collaborate and successfully navigate the end-to-end TPLC process
  • How to deliver high-quality, safe, and effective medical devices in a timely manner
  • Examples and experiences using visual models and methodologies to illustrate key points

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