Kite Medical are delighted to be selected as this years' winners of the ELEVATE pitch competition at HTVN in Boston, MA. CEO, Sarah Loughney, presented to a panel of healthtech professionals and secured first place, a prize to the value of $10,000. Kite Medical would like to thank all the organisers and supporters of the event. http://www.htvnc.com/blog/entrepreneurship/soaring-solutions-kite-medical-htvnc17-elevate-pitch-competition-winner/
Kite Medical have made the final of the prestigious National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation (NCC-PDI) competition. The final 12 companies were selected from a record number of 98 well-qualified applications received from across the U.S. and internationally. The finals will be held at the 5th Annual Pediatric Device Innovation Symposium which takes place in San Jose, CA.
Kite Medical is delighted to announce its collaboration with the Translation Medical Device Lab and in particular Dr. Martin O' Halloran and Eoghan Dunne, Ph.D. Researcher. The Translational Medical Device Lab is focused on developing medical devices that have a tangible impact on patient care and support Ireland's indigeneous medtech industry. The Translational Medical Device Lab is located within University College Hospital Galway and is co-located with the HRB's Clinical Research Facility, giving the team access to both clinical expertise and patients. The Translational Medical Device Lab seeks to bridge the gap between industry and academia by adopting industry best-practice in [...]
This week we are looking forward to attending the leading medical technology investment forum in Europe, The MedTech Strategist Innovation Summit in Dublin. Join our short presentation, which takes place Wednesday at 8.00am, during the Spotlight Session: "Ireland for Innovative Medical Technologies", hosted by Enterprise Ireland. Should you wish to get in touch with a member of the Kite Medical team at the summit please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing you there.
Kite Medical will attend the 32nd European Association of Eurology Congress. The Annual EAU Congress provides a forum for presenting original unpublished data and sharing ideas for urological innovation as well as disseminating evidence-based knowledge of primary clinical relevance. Should you wish to get in touch with a member of the Kite Medical team at the Congress please email us at email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you there.
We at Kite Medical are delighted to feature in the MedTech Strategist July edition. “Incubation Strategies – Ireland’s BioInnovate Program: Helping to Build Ireland’s Medtech Hub,” by David Cassak Published in the July 29, 2016 Issue (Vol. 3, No. 11) Article Overview: Ireland’s vibrant medtech community has found its academic roots in NUIG’s BioInnovate program, which is fostering a generation of medtech innovation and start-ups driven by a deep dive into clinical needs.
New innovators: Kite Medical Having a sick child is a huge worry for parents, and it is even worse if getting to the bottom of what is wrong involves putting the child through a distressing procedure. Kidney reflux is the most common urological disorder in childhood, affecting 2 per cent of young children. It is most prevalent from six months to five years of age. The condition may resolve as the child gets older, but left undiagnosed and untreated it can lead to permanent kidney damage and ultimately to kidney failure. As of now diagnosing the condition is painful [...]