Medical device connectivity: Leveraging current approaches, developing new capabilities

About the workshop

This pre-HIC 2019 workshop will be held on Saturday 10 August and will explore Service-oriented Device Connectivity (SDC), an emerging standard for integrating devices from the device interface to connected point-of-care systems to remote applications including EHRs.

Program themes

  • Medical device connectivity and usability
  • Role of medical devices from patient physiological monitoring and care delivery to specialist systems
  • Health Software As a Medical Device (SAMD)
  • Integration challenges in acute care
  • Regulatory approaches
  • Patient-connected systems leveraging AI and machine learning powered technologies
  • Impact of the widespread adoption of specialist and general EMR systems
  • Closed-loop control across multiple devices, automation of medical procedures and remote control

Who should attend

  • Anyone involved in the development, integration and use of connected medical technology
  • Clinical technologists, biomedical engineers and system implementers / integrators / clinicians
  • Medical technology developers and vendors
  • Regulatory and governmental agencies and public policy makers
  • Enterprise IT system developers and integrators of device-based content and services
  • Researchers and medical device informatics SMEs
Todd Cooper

Todd Cooper

Board member, FHIR Foundation

Todd Cooper is a US-based biomedical engineer and one of the pioneers of standards-based medical device interoperability. He is a member of the FHIR Foundation, a board member of IHE and co-founder of IHE Patient Care Devices working group.

Workshop overview


Biomedical Engineers, HISA and IHE members $150
Non-member $180
Students $80
Webinar $80

When and where

When Saturday 10 August 2019
Time From 10:00am – 4:00pm

Where Online webinar
– or –
Engineers Australia L31,
600 Bourke Street Melbourne

t: +61 3 9672 1008

Parking View Bourke Place parking options

Contact us

[email protected]

Workshop content:
Peter MacIsaac | 0411 403 462 | [email protected]

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