Field Service Medical 2020

February 24 - 26, 2020

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA

Day Three – Regulatory Compliance, Cybersecurity & Patient Data Protection

February 26, 2020 

8:00 am - 9:00 am Continental Breakfast and Registration

9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome Remarks

Antonia Kay, Program Director at Field Service Medical

Antonia Kay

Program Director
Field Service Medical

This showcase is your one-stop shop for all things innovation. Hear from early-stage medical device companies that are changing the industry landscape with breakthrough technology and unique treatment programs and products.

We’ve carefully selected the most state-of-the-art products – each company gets 15 minutes to showcase their invention in front of the entire audience. You as the audience have the final vote in who takes home the annual “Field Service Medical Innovator’s Award.”
Andrew Maza, Vice President Clinical Affairs at Forest Devices

Andrew Maza

Vice President Clinical Affairs
Forest Devices

John Uecker, CEO at ClearCam

John Uecker


Steven Chen, Chief Medical Officer at Avelas Biosciences

Steven Chen

Chief Medical Officer
Avelas Biosciences

10:00 am - 10:20 am Keynote: Customer Perspective: Important Aspects of New Technology Implementation

With 18 years medical device and bioscience industry experience behind her belt, Dr. Seema Rego’s passion has always been advancing the understanding of genetics. She received her Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of North Texas and held senior executive roles at Illumina, Cepheid and Roka Biosciences prior to joining Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine, embedded within Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego, the 6th largest children’s hospital in the U.S., this year. 
Based on her versatile background and first-hand knowledge of both supplier’s and customer’s pain points, challenges and opportunities, Seema offers a unique perspective on how industry stakeholder collaboration can be elevated to the next level to improve human health through:
-Advancing rapid whole genome sequencing in acute care settings
-Addressing and supporting a healthcare institutes new technology implementation needs
-Partnering with key stakeholders in the healthcare ecosystem to advance new technology implementation
Seema Rego, Director Genomics Programs & Clinical Management at Rady Children's Institute

Seema Rego

Director Genomics Programs & Clinical Management
Rady Children's Institute

10:20 am - 10:35 am Morning Refreshment and Networking Break

10:35 am - 11:10 am Fireside Chat Interactive: The Growing Scale of Patient Data Breaches – Best Practices in Risk Mitigation

Join our expert panelists to explore the whys and hows of groundbreaking industry partnerships and initiatives aimed at combatting medical data breaches and ensuring patient safety. Key takeaways include:

-Working together to address equipment vulnerability and cybersecurity security risks 
-Fixing misconfigured databases and errors compromising data 
-Working out a clear-cut  strategy to protect your organization from hacker attacks and adverse events

Jamie Eveleigh, Senior Manager, Technical Support at Luminex Corporation

Jamie Eveleigh

Senior Manager, Technical Support
Luminex Corporation

Mike Cramer, Director, Partner Business at QIAGEN

Mike Cramer

Director, Partner Business

11:10 am - 12:00 pm Technology Innovation & Investment Meetups

Small Group Networking: Are you looking to invest in a new technology and are not sure how to tick all the boxes? We are happy to help! Field Service Medical Technology Innovation and Investment are focused on technologies that our audience said were on their top priorities list, including:

1. Remote connectivity, diagnostics and repair
2. Machine learning, predictive analytics
3. AR, VR, Wearables, and Remote Assistance Apps
4. Customer relationship management, CX analysis
5. Real-time parts management and location systems

12:00 pm - 12:00 pm To-Go Lunch & Conclusion of Field Service Medical 2020