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399 Revolution Drive

Somerville, MA 02145

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NSBE Boston invites you to our 3rd Annual Emerging Tech Talks and career networking event. This year's theme will focus on "Healthcare's Tech + Policy Challenge: How technology will bridge the access gap to affordable health care".

This event will feature a Lightning Talk with speakers discussing how technology and policy shapes the future of healthcare. This year's event will include dinner, a career networking hour & emerging tech showcase.

Location: Partners HealthCare Assembly Row
(event will be located on the First Floor, West Lobby)
399 Revolution drive, Somerville, MA 02145
For directions and transportation options, please see How to get to Assembly Row


Keynote Speaker: Erin McKenna

Erin McKenna is the Deputy Director and Senior Project Manager for the Boston Biomedical Innovation Center, a life sciences accelerator funded by the National Institutes of Health and its academic member institutions to speed the translation of promising research into medical products. Erin has an MBA and MS degrees in Global Management from Babson College, a Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, and holds 9 issued patents.


Meet our Lightning Talk Speakers

Anthony Coston

Anthony Coston is the Head of Medical Devices at Draper's Commercial Division. Anthony oversees Draper's New Business Development and leverages internal technologies and capabilities and deploys them against significant unmet needs within the Medical Device Marketplace through collaborations and partnerships with Commercial companies. Anthony’s portfolio of available technologies and capabilities includes Neurotechnology, Mental Health, Diagnostics & Therapeutics, Data Analytics, and Image Processing.
Anthony previously worked for Johnson & Johnson, Bard Medical, and Becton Dickinson, developing medical devices within multiple disease states including; cardiovascular, gynecological, urological, diabetic, and pulmonary. During his career, Anthony developed in-depth experience with Design Controls/FDA regulations for Class I, Class II, and Class III medical devices and OSD Pharmaceuticals.
Anthony holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Delaware, MS in Biomedical Engineering from Penn State University, PhD in Biomedical Engineering from Rutgers University and an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management.


Haleh Armian

Ms. Haleh Armian is a Program Manager at Draper’s Biomedical Solutions group where she focuses on business development & commercialization for a portfolio of medical devices & diagnostics.

Ms. Armian’s professional experiences and expertise are at the intersections of business, medical technology innovations and public health. Prior to Draper, she worked at the Joslin Diabetes Center where she managed several key international partnerships to design, develop and implement diabetes wellness and disease management programs. While at CIMIT-Partners Healthcare, TIAX and Arthur D. Little Inc., Ms. Armian worked on medical concept, development, implementation, and commercialization projects. This included conducting therapeutic area market and technology assessments as well as health outcomes research that entailed evaluating clinical, economic, quality-of-life endpoints and cost measures to demonstrate cost-benefits or effectiveness of medical products/therapies.

Ms. Armian holds a BS degree from the Boston College School of Management and holds an MS in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health.

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Discover a new career with one of of our presenting Sponsors - Partners HealthCare, DRAPER, General Electric, United Technologies
Recruiters from Partners Healthcare will be present to discuss available opportunities.

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