Company to feature latest milestones and technology advancements in vascular robotics at SCAI 2019
WALTHAM, MA — May 17, 2019 — Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (“Corindus” or the “Company”) [NYSE American: CVRS], a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, will sponsor a breakfast symposium on May 21, 2019 titled, “Evolution of Robotics: Automation, Remote Applications, and Beyond,” during the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 2019 Scientific Sessions. The breakfast will be held in the Castellana Ballroom 1 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. PDT.
Chaired by Manish Parikh, M.D. of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, the symposium will feature esteemed faculty Jon George, M.D. of Einstein Medical Center, William Lombardi, M.D. of the University of Washington Medical Center, Ryan Madder, M.D. of Spectrum Health, and Rajesh Swaminathan, M.D. of Duke University Medical Center. Presentations will highlight advanced robotic capabilities, including technIQ™ Smart Procedural Automation, milestones in remote technology development, and clinical case reviews.
“With a number of crucial advancements in vascular robotics, we look forward to sharing the latest milestones and developments with others in the clinical community,” said Dr. Parikh. “Attendees can expect a well-rounded assembly of presentations showcasing the many recent improvements and capabilities in the robotic space, such as technIQ automation, remote technology progress, and the role of robotics in complex coronary and peripheral procedures.”
For SCAI attendees, space for the breakfast symposium is limited. For more information and to register, please visit www.corindus.com/SCAI2019. Attendees will also be able to schedule a hands-on demonstration of the CorPath GRX System to be held in the exhibit hall at booth 407. Reservations can be made at www.corindus.com/SCAI2019.
Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. is a global technology leader in robotic-assisted vascular interventions. The Company’s CorPath® platform is the first FDA-cleared medical device to bring robotic precision to percutaneous coronary and vascular procedures. CorPath GRX is the second generation robotic-assisted technology offering enhancements to the platform by adding important key upgrades that increase precision, improve workflow, and extend the capabilities and range of procedures that can be performed robotically. We are focused on developing innovative robotic solutions to revolutionize treatment of emergent conditions by providing specialized and timely medical care to patients around the world. For additional information, visit www.corindus.com, and follow @CorindusInc.
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