NEW PRE-COURSE: Assessing Credibility of Computational Modeling and Simulation
ASME V&V40 Subcommittee is organizing a new one pre-course on Tuesday 4th for the VPH Conference 2018. Developed through close collaboration between device developers, regulatory agencies, and other device industry stakeholders, the V&V 40 standard provides modelers in the medical device industry with a framework for establishing model credibility requirements. This course will provide an overview of the standard and highlight the key tenants through a few medical device examples. Potential speakers are: Tina Morrison from US FDA, Jeff Bischoff from Zimmer Biomet, and Marc Horner from ANSYS. More details to be confirmed.
LAST MINUTE NEWS: Student registration grants
Thanks to MEDTRONIC, exclusive industry sponsor of VPH 2018, students that submit their contribution to the conference can obtain a full registration grant. The 5 best contributions will be granted their registration. If you would like your work to be considered please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org referencing your work and your student certification.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS SUBMISSION EXTENDED
The call for contributions for the VPH Conference 2018 has been extended until March 15th. See all the information to submit your Abstract to the conference here.
NEW SESSION: INSILICO MEDICINE IN FP9
A new special plenary session has been scheduled for VPH Conference 2018. Thanks to the VPH Institute, this session will be programmed on Wednesday 5th at 16:30 including an overview of the coming FP9 of In-Silico Medicine, info of coming H2020 funding calls and a networking session.
TINA MORRISON FROM THE FDA IS JOINING VPH 2018
We are pleased to announce the presence of FDA for the coming VPH Conference. Tina Morrison, Deputy Director of Division of Applied Mechanics at U.S. Food and Drugs Administration will join the conference as a keynote speaker for one of the plenary sessions at the event. More details of this session will be shared soon.