Welcome to MedTech Frontiers
A Monthly Event Hosted by Triple Ring Technologies
MedTech Frontiers is a continuing series of free events for medical device and life science investors, entrepreneurs, and technologists. Please join us for evenings of food, conversation, and presentations by Silicon Valley luminaries held on the first Thursday of each month.
Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Triple Ring Technologies,
39655 Eureka Dr. Newark CA
Speaker: William Peacock, MD
Cost: The seminar is free of charge, but advance registration is required
On-Site registration: A limited number of on-site registrations may be available
About the Seminar:This talk will present perspectives on emergency medicine from Dr. Frank Peacock, a practicing emergency physician and biomedical researcher for the last 25 years. He will discuss medical care delivery in contemporary emergency medicine using a case based presentation, focusing on the critical role of in vitro diagnostics and their tremendous impact on patient outcomes. He will also discuss the future promise of in vitro diagnostics (despite the significant legal and regulatory challenges they face), some of the challenges they face specifically at the FDA, and their potential role in restructuring the delivery of care in the US.
About the Presenter:William F. Peacock, IV, MD, FACEP, graduated Wayne State University and completed his Emergency Medicine training at William Beaumont Hospital, in Detroit, Michigan. Currently a professor of Emergency Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, he also serves as the Emergency Medicine Associate Chair and Research Director. Dr. Peacock is the immediate past President and the current Chief Medical Officer of the Society of Chest Pain Centers and Providers, and is an active international speaker at cardiology and emergency medicine meetings. With over 250 publications in heart failure and acute coronary syndromes, he also is the co-editor of several books on Cardiac Emergencies, Short Stay Management of Heart Failure, and Short Stay Management of Chest Pain. Finally, he is the 2004 and 2010 winner of the Best Research Paper award from the American College of Emergency Physicians, and is the Codman Award recipient from the American Association of Group Practice.
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