“Getting a Medical Product to Market”

Penetrating the medical device market is becoming increasingly more daunting and having a good understanding of the process is essential to increasing your chances of success. This talk will provide an overview of the process and provide specific examples of the hurdles one must overcome.

Scott Yerby is Chief Technical Officer of SI-BONE Inc., San Jose, California. Dr. Yerby received his B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and his Ph.D. (1996) in Biomedical Engineering, all from UC Davis. He has been involved at all levels of product development, from consultant to VP of Research and Development. He has been active in the medical device industry and currently serves as Chief Technical Officer of SI-Bone, a company specializing in spine implant systems.

The purpose of the BME Alumni Seminar Series is to expose students to various opportunities afforded by a graduate degree in biomedical engineering from UC Davis. We will bring speakers from all levels of industry and academics in order to showcase the vast array of BME career pathways.

  • Date: Feb 3, 2011 4:00pm
  • Where: 1005 GBSF