A Fireside Chat with the "Edison of Medicine," Thomas Fogarty, MD
In recognition of the crucial role that Dr. Thomas Fogarty has played in medical device innovation, UBM Cannon will present Dr. Fogarty with the Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) Lifetime Achievement Award on May 23 in Philadelphia. To highlight this prestigious honor, Medicine Device & Diagnostic Industry (MD&DI), a UBM Cannon publication, is creating a series of articles and videos to share his personal story, his contributions to medicine as an inventor, and his role as an entrepreneur in the creation of the Fogarty Institute for Innovation, which is located on the campus of El Camino Hospital. Companies affiliated with the Institute have access to the clinical experience and clinical trial management services available through the collaboration between the Institute and El Camino Hospital. Following is the first video in this series.