MIT Enterprise - Innovations in Medical Robotics



Don't miss New Innovations in Medical Robotics
 
Join MIT Enterprise Forum - Texas in June as researchers from
Methodist Hospital Research Institute and the NASA give a tantalizing
taste - which includes live technology demonstrations - of how robotics
 will dramatically impact the medicine
of the very near future.
 
When:
Wednesday, June13
5:15pm: Networking & Hors d'oeuvres
6:00pm: Program begins
 
Where:
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute Auditorium
in the Texas Medical Center
6670 Bertner Street,
Houston, Texas 77030
 
Moderator:
Mauro Ferrari
Ph.D., President and CEO
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute    
 
Panelists:
  Barbara Bass
M.D., Chair of Surgery and Founder
The Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation and Education
   
Tim Boone
M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, The Methodist Hospital Dept. of Urology
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Robotic Surgery: A revolution in Urology

Miguel Valderrabano
M.D., Chief, Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology
at The Methodist Hospital
The Methodist Hospital Research Institute
Interventional Cardiology
Dr. Jose L. (PePe) Contreras-Vidal Ph.D, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
University of Houston
NeuroRex lower-limb smart Exoskeleton
(recently featured in The Economist)

Myron Diftler
Ph.D., Robonaut Project Manager
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston
A Dexterous Humanoid Robot for Space and Terrestrial Applications

 Registration
$15 Students and Medical Residents
$20 MITEF Members & South Texas MIT Alumni Club
$20 The Methodist Hospital Research Institute &
Methodist Hospital Employees and Members
$30 General Admission
$40 For any registrants after 5PM June 11 and on the door
 
Click here to Register
 
For more information call Dale Wilkins 713.839.0808, dale@amchouston.com
Media contact: David Bricker, Methodist Hospital Public Relations,
832.667.5811, dmbricker@tmhs.org
 
Map of The Methodist Hospital Research Institute and suggested parking areas
Please use McGovern Commons Parking Garage or the Parking Garage 7
 
More information about MIT Enterprise Forum can be found at www.miteftexas.org

Organizer MIT Enterprise - Texas

When?

Wed, Jun. 13, 2012
5:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. US/Central

Where?

The Methodist Hospital Research Institute Auditorium
6670 Bertner Street
Houston, Texas 77030