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June 16, 2021

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Surgeon Pod

Digital Disruption Has Arrived: Your Questions Answered

Stefano Bini, M.D., believes that alternative payment models and measures to decrease the overall cost of orthopedic care will force device companies to invest in the digitization of their supply chains and develop digitally-enabled technology....


Stefano Bini, M.D.

Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics and Chief Technology Officer, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,

University of California San Francisco

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Surgeon Pod

The Future of Infection Prevention: Challenges and Technologies to Know

Hospital-acquired infections are extremely expensive and carry high morbidity and mortality for the patient, making infection prevention the lowest-hanging fruit in medicine. As orthopedic device companies consider the development and...


Javid Parvizi, M.D.

James Edwards Professor of Orthopedic Surgery,

Rothman Institute

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Surgeon Pod

Know Your Role in Automating Logistics and Surgical Support Processes

Healthcare’s focus on efficiency and quality is driving the use of automation, from artificial intelligence to robotics. However, the orthopedic device logistic management process—preoperatively, intraoperatively and postoperatively—remains...


Vinod Dasa, M.D.

Founder and Chief Medical Officer,

SIGHT Medical

June 17, 2021

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Surgeon Pod

Virtual Reality and Human Factors Engineering

The standard for surgical training and assessment is more than a century old and is starting to fail. Data shows that 30.7% of graduating residents cannot operate on their own after 14 years of education - a number that continues to grow. Virtual...


Justin Barad, M.D.

Co-Founder and CEO,

Osso VR

11:15 am - 12:00 pm

Surgeon Pod

Important Benefits of an Open 3D Printing Ecosystem

The orthopedic industry’s largely closed 3D printing manufacturing ecosystem stifles the growth of the technology, as well as implant and instrument innovation. This viewpoint drove Drs. Alan and Alexis Dang, orthopedic surgeons who lead 3D...