Pathways to Commercialization: Pressure Ulcer Patch and Engineered Tissue for Chronic Wounds

April 15, 2021, 4:00 pm — 5:00 pm

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Precision Medicine Thursdays at Venture Café have moved to Zoom.

Join Zoom Meeting: Precision Medicine Thursday @ Venture Café – 4/15/2021

Drs. Justin Sacks and Matthew MacEwan will discuss their unique pathways from development to commercialization. Justin Sacks, a plastic surgeon, will talk about the “Mercury Patch,” a single-use disposable device for preventing pressure ulcers. Matthew MacEwan will discuss his development of the first resorbable synthetic nanofiber matrix approved for treatment of chronic wounds.

For more information, please contact Tricia Salyer, Precision Medicine Navigator at ICTS, at salyerp@wustl.edu.