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Online Event: Digital Medicine Week 2021

From February 2nd to 5th, the Health Innovation Hub of the BMG will provide information about digital innovations, DiGA and MDR for digital medical devices.

Four days, four interlinked conferences, one goal: to improve everyday life for patients. Be there when the hih opens the digital gates and offers patients and medical entrepreneurs, DiGA manufacturers, researchers and evidence experts, medical societies, certifiers and MDR experts a common stage for the first time.

What can attendees expect?

  • 2nd/4th February: The Digital Medicine Week starts with the event part Medical Venture Validation (MVV), by bringing together innovators and implementers to present new patient-oriented innovations and to check their feasibility. Part of the MVV is a Pitching event for founders on February 4th and a master class, in which medically trained participants can acquire knowledge about legal regulations, business planning, financing and digital product management.
  • 3nd/4th February: Within the Evidence Con, which continues the Researchathon from 2019, researchers can present their studies on digital care concepts,
  • 3nd/4th February: The certification of digital medical devices is already a challenge under the MDD, and under the MDR it will be even greater. On the MDR Con experts in medical device certification discuss with digital health entrepreneurs how to bring agile, digital product development into line with the requirements of the MDR. Best practices can be developed in a workshop part. An application is required for this.
  • 5. February: Since October 2020, digital health applications have been enriching the German health and prescription landscape. What approach are they taking? Which way did they take? What makes her special? According to which study design can they be evaluated? On the DiGA Con the manufacturers present all DiGA currently approved by the BfArM in a structured form, so that doctors, med. Specialist societies, health insurance companies and patient organizations can provide a dedicated overview of this new area of ​​health within a short period of time.

The complete program and further information about the conference can be found here here. 

Most parts of the event can be followed via live stream. You have to apply for the master class, the workshops and the researchathon.

To register for the conference, please click here. 

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