Srinivas Varanasi

Page: Virtual Competiton Focuses on Pediatric COVID-19 Innovations

As medical data increasingly highlights the serious impact of COVID-19 on children’s health, the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) announces a special pitch competition focused on COVID-19-related pediatric medical devices that support home health monitoring and telehealth, and improve sustainability, resiliency and readiness in diagnosing and treating children during a pandemic. Submissions […]

Page: Medical Product Outsourcing

“For far too long, pediatric specialists have been manipulating adult medical devices to create solutions for children’s bodies because it’s the only available option,” said Kurt Newman, M.D., president and CEO of Children’s National Hospital. “Children need and deserve devices that are conceived and designed with their biology and future in mind.”

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“One of the silver linings, if there are any in this pandemic, was that it really created a necessity for all of us to come up with novel ideas,” said Dr Kolaleh Eskandanian, Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer for Children’s National Hospital.

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“Because of the high quality of submissions and the critical need for pandemic-related pediatric medical devices, we are excited to recognize and award eight innovations from this event’s highly competitive field,” said Kolaleh Eskandanian, vice president and chief innovation officer at Children’s National and NCC-PDI principal investigator.

Page: Prestigious national pediatric medical device competition announces six winners to share in $250K NCC-PDI grant funding

The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) announces six awardees chosen in its annual “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition to share in $250,000 in grants funded by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to support the advancement of pediatric medical devices. The competition, powered by NCC-PDI partner MedTech Innovator, focused […]

Page: COVID-19 Pediatric Medical Device Virtual Competition

The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) announces a special pitch competition focused on COVID-19-related pediatric medical devices that support home health monitoring and telehealth, and improve sustainability, resiliency, and readiness in diagnosing and treating children during a pandemic. Submissions for the competition are being accepted now through Mon., July 6.

Page: NCC-PDI Announces $250K Pediatric Pitch Competition for Orthopedic Medical Device Innovators

Winners receive up to $50,000, plus an opportunity to participate in a one-of-a-kind pediatric accelerator program WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) is now accepting applications for its “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition. The competition is focused on pediatric devices developed for use in the orthopedic […]