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MedFIT
08
July
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Success of the IMODE third annual convention on MedFIT in Lille, France

The IMODE third annual convention took place in Lille Grand Palais, during MedFIT 2019 on the 25th of June. 28 participants attended the morning conference presenting the project and its latest achievements.

Special thanks to Pr. Dennis Douroumis (University of Greenwich), Dr. Michael Okereke (University of Greenwich), MD. Justine Mougin (University of Lille), Dr. Sheng Qi (University of East Anglia), Pr. Pankaj Sharma (Ashford and St Peter’s Hospital’s NHS Foundation Trust) and MD. Satinder Faulkner for their presentations approaching the following subjects: 3D-printing of bioabsorbable drug eluting stents for the treatment of coronary artery diseases; development of a virtual platform for analysis of in vivo response of 3D printed coronary artery stents; in vivo model for the evaluation of drug eluting stents; translating drug-eluting contact lenses from bench to practice: Promises and Obstacles; Genetics of strokes; and an inspiring testimony about how to keep going and fight after having a stroke.