Speakers

Greg M. Osgood, MD

Professor

Topic: Augmenting Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, the Reality of New Technology in Clinical Medicine

Dr. Greg Osgood is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. His areas of expertise include orthopaedic trauma, with a special focus on fracture non-unions, pelvis and acetabular injuries, and fractures and surgical infections.
Dr. Osgood’s undergraduate degree is from Harvard University. He completed medical school at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. Dr. Osgood began his orthopaedic residency training with the United States Air Force and completed this training at New York Orthopaedic Hospital at the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. In 2005, he completed an Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. He joined the Johns Hopkins faculty in 2010 as the organization''s first orthopaedic trauma faculty member.
Dr. Osgood is a former major in the United States Air Force. He completed several combat deployments, providing orthopaedic trauma care to the military. Dr. Osgood is actively involved in numerous professional organizations, including being the associate editor of the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, a member of the AO North America Teaching Faculty, a member of the Education Committee of the Osteosynthesis and Trauma Care Foundation, Orthopaedic Trauma Association Military Committee, and the director of the Humanitarian Program of the Osteosynthesis and Trauma Care Foundation. 


Neil Glossop

Professor

Topic: From Start-up to Acquisition: Building a Medical Device Company

Neil Glossop is a medical technology industry executive with over 25 years of experience in medical research and the medical device industry. This includes over 15 years in company building, leadership and executive management. As founder of Traxtal Inc., he led a medical device start-up company through a complete life-cycle from founding and start-up through to purchase by a large multinational.
He is a recognized expert in the field of image guided surgery and the author of over 90 publications and 22 issued US patents. He was awarded 3 NIH grants and co-authored the “ISG Viewing Wand” software, the first commercial and FDA cleared image-guided neurosurgery application.
Traxtal was focused on computer assisted image guidance of minimally invasive devices. The company developed a workstation, instruments and software designed for multimodal image fusion and for assisting with needle procedures for biopsy and cancer therapy using electromagnetic tracking technology.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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