February 27, 2024
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Innovation Symposium
Camden, NJ

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Innovation Symposium

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 | 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


The Cooper Innovation Center, in collaboration with the New Jersey Economic Development Agency, Johnson & Johnson, the Foundation for Health Advancement, the Foundation Venture Capital Group, and the New Jersey Health Foundation, invites you to a special event featuring our leading physician innovators.

Event Details

Cooper University Hospital Conference Center (Room CC121),
One Cooper Plaza, Camden, NJ 08103

Garage adjacent to the hospital.
For GPS, use 246 S. 6th Street.

Program Overview

The symposium will begin with a panel discussion on health technology development, followed by presentations and a Q&A session with Cooper inventors.

Presenting Inventors:

  • Joseph Lombardi MD FACS – Inventor of a thoracoabdominal hybrid graft.
  • Jeffrey Carpenter MD and Katherine McMackin MD MS – Inventors of an antegrade femoral artery entry device.
  • Robert Hirsh MD and Larry Mulligan PhD – Inventors of a wearable multimodal sensory system for cardiac health monitoring.
  • Larry Mulligan PhD FAHA and Jeffrey Hill MSc ACS – Creators of technology for assessing cardiac function and vascular health.
  • David Shersher MD in collaboration with Wissam Abouzgheib MD – Conducted a proof-of-concept study with a new prototype device for clearing pleural ependymas.

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