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Your Invitation to the 2019 Health Care Technology Showcase Presented by OhioHealth and Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Thursday, May 9, 2019
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
The Conference Center at OCLC
6600 Kilgour Place, Dublin, OH  43017

Learn about impactful medical devices, software applications and other health care technologies as well as new start-up companies generated from OhioHealth and Nationwide Children’s Hospital.


1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Presentations

4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Networking Reception with food and beer/wine

Opening Statement

Perspectives on early stage technology from Rev1 CEO Tom Walker


“Motivational Medicine: Introducing MyoGloveTM - Delivering Innovative Pain Relief Products to Better Treat Patients Suffering from Acute And Chronic Pain”

The MyoGloveTM  device allows health care professionals to maximize the effectiveness of treatments for their patients by providing more direct therapy and eliminating fatigue to better treat patients suffering from acute and chronic pain.

Benjamin Bring, DO, CAQSM
OhioHealth Dublin Methodist Family Medicine Residency, Osteopathic Track Program Director
CEO, Motivational Medicine LLC

“A New Surgical Lip Guard to Reduce Preventable Harm”

Surgeons at Nationwide Children’s Hospital have created a disposable device which protects patient lips against preventable burns and lacerations during oral surgeries.

Kris Jatana, MD, FAAP, FACS
Department of Otolaryngology, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
CEO, Zotarix LLC

“Search Clinical Notes Easier, Faster and Smarter?”

DeepSuggest is an interactive search engine for clinical notes that guides users to refine their query by suggesting spelling variations, acronyms and other semantically relevant words, all identified through an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven unsupervised shallow learning algorithm.

Soheil Moosavinasab, MS
Data Scientist, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

“Surgical Simulation Models”

A team at Nationwide Children’s Hospital has developed high-fidelity models for use in surgical simulation, which are modular and customizable for patient-specific training.

Karen Diefenbach, MD
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

“Wearable, Intraoperative and Postoperative Sensors Providing Data over the Spine Continuum of Care for Surgeons and their Patients”

Intellirod and Dr. Karas are developing sensors to collect objective data to provide guidance to surgeons and patients leading to improved outcomes.

Chris Karas, MD, ABNS, Neurosurgery, OhioHealth Grant Medical Center
Ric Navarro, MSME, MBA, CEO, Intellirod Spine, Inc.

“We’ve Got You Covered: A Unique Respiratory Integrity Device for Critical Care Environments”

A new product has been developed to address a gap in care by consistently maintaining the integrity of standard patient respiratory access ports during periods of temporary disconnect.

Christina Hewitt, RN, BSN, CCRN
Post Anesthesia Care Unit, OhioHealth Grant Medical Center


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