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Keynote by George H.W. Bush Emphasizes Value of Medical Advances
WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2007, the inaugural MedTech conference, will kick off its final day of programs with company presentations, panels focused on innovation and quality of life for patients, and a keynote address by former President George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States.
Today, venture capitalists, investors, licensing officials, policy makers and others will hear more than 40 company presentations selected by the AdvaMed 2007 business development committee. Companies from 16 states and three countries, and at all stages of development, will present innovative technologies and intellectual property in the categories of Ophthalmology, Cardiovascular, Diagnostics, Imaging, Orthopedics, Wound Care and Additional Hot Topics. (Visit: http://www.advamed2007.com and click on the Business Development Forum page to see a complete overview of AdvaMed 2007 presenting companies.)
"The conference's theme today is 'Living Longer, Living Healthier,'" said Stephen J. Ubl, President and CEO of AdvaMed. "The presenting companies and keynote speaker today clearly showcase how innovations in medical technology such as hip, knee, and shoulder replacements, as well as advances in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease, juvenile diabetes, and cancer allow individuals to live longer, healthier lives."
Former President George H.W. Bush, who had both hips replaced, will detail how medical advances have improved his life and the life of his family.
To view the full AdvaMed 2007 conference program visit http://www.AdvaMed2007.com
AdvaMed member companies produce the medical devices, diagnostic
products and health information sys
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