Broadcast One

Tues, Mar 10

  • London: 16.00
  • Paris: 17.00
  • Los Angeles: 09.00
  • New York: Noon

Materials selection and substitution for medical devices: DePuy Orthopaedics case study

Join our webinar on Tuesday, Mar 10, to find out how DePuy Orthopaedics are using CES Selector to solve their materials selection challenges. We will be discussing the importance of materials selection for medical devices and instruments, as well as demonstrating Granta's tools and their exciting new capabilities to help you make the right materials choices faster.

  • Discover the benefits of a rational approach to materials selection, including how it can help your business cut costs, by learning from the experience of DePuy Orthopaedics
  • Learn about the data and tools CES Selector 2015 offers to support this approach, including new features specifically for the medical industry
  • Watch a practical demo of the software, and find out how it can lower costs, speed up selection, and provide confidence in your materials choices

Who should join the web seminar?

  • Any materials scientist, engineer, or designer in a medical device or related company—learn about practical tools that will help you to choose materials more effectively
  • Managers in medical device design or development—find out how Granta works with leading engineering enterprises to ensure a more systematic and consistent design and development process
  • Regulatory personnel involved in overseeing medical devices—learn how you can ensure auditability for project data and lower risks in the design and development process

About the presenter

Dr Sarah Egan   Dr. Sarah Egan, Granta Design

Dr. Sarah Egan has led projects at Granta Design that have developed a series of innovative knowledge resources for medical device materials and, more recently, for human biological materials. Dr Egan's background in materials engineering for medical applications includes a PhD in Biomaterials from the University of Cambridge and an MEng in Materials Engineering in Medicine from Queen Mary College, University of London. As Medical Devices Product Manager at Granta she currently specializes in the compilation and application of materials data, the development and implementation of software for materials selection, and systems to enable materials information management in the medical device industry.