National Instruments Corporation Advances Medical Device Design with Technology and Training
Published: May 30, 2008
Embedded Computing -- National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) today announced three initiatives to help support safe and efficient medical device development. Beginning in June, National Instruments is offering a series of free workshops that demonstrate how to develop a medical device using NI technology as well as provide instruction on how to secure validation for the device from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The company also is co-hosting a two-day workshop in August to give physicians, scientists and engineers a forum to network and share ideas on addressing some of the challenges and solutions for device research, development and commercialization. Additionally, National Instruments has started a grant program that will provide software, support and training to start-up companies developing medical devices.