"A Perfectly Fine Place to Start" - Dr David Tuch - CEO, Lightpoint Medical
Industry Seminar – tue 24 March 2015, 6pm
Abstract: How does one go about deciding whether to start a medical imaging device company? When is the best time to start a company and how does one go about it? What are some of the common pitfalls and how can they be avoided? What effect will the sweeping changes unfolding in the healthcare sector have on early-stage medical device companies? We’ll answer these questions and perhaps a few others.
Speaker Bio: David Tuch, PhD, is the Founder and CEO of Lightpoint Medical, a clinical-stage medical device company that has developed a ground-breaking technology for image-guided cancer surgery. Prior to founding Lightpoint, he held senior roles at GE Healthcare and Novartis Pharma and before that he served on the faculty at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Tuch holds a PhD from MIT and Harvard Medical School and a BA from the University of Chicago.