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June 28: AI and Medical Devices – Finding the Sweet Spot

June 10, 2022


MD Playbook Webinar: AI and Medical Devices

AI is coming to healthcare and will change medical devices and your plans. Are you ready?

Victoria BC (June 10, 2022) StarFish Medical announces Moshe Safran and Dr. Phillip Alvelda, two medtech entrepreneurs deeply entrenched in medical device AI, share their insights in AI and Medical Devices – Finding the Sweet Spot in a 90 minute live Medical Device Playbook webinar on June 28, 2022

Moshe Safran, CEO of RSIP Vision USA presents: “Adding value to medical devices with AI – case studies from echocardiology and orthopedics“.

Dr. Phillip Alvelda, CEO & Chairman | Medio Labs + Brainworks presents: “Novel Health-tech Applications Enabled by Artificial Intelligence”.

Attendees will learn:

  •  Tips & best practices for medical AI implementation
  •  Choosing the right application for a value add
  •  How AI is reducing healthcare complexity, overhead and expenses
  •  Shifts from health crisis treatment towards preventive care
  •  Challenges & lessons learned

Case Studies Include:

  • Automated and ambient vital signs measurement
  • Revolution in molecular diagnostics

Webinar Date and Time: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 –  1:00pm EDT / 10:00am PDT

Webinar Registration:

Presenter Bios:


Moshe Safran
CEO, RSIP Vision U.S

Moshe Safran is the CEO of RSIP Vision U.S. He leads RSIP’s business development for the United States, which represents the company’s largest market. Moshe joined RSIP Vision first as an Algorithm Developer from 2008–2010, Algorithm Team Leader and Research Scientist from 2010–2016, VP of R&D, and now CEO. Moshe received his BS in physics and graduate degree in computational neuroscience from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.


Phillip Alvelda
Co-Founder and CEO, Medio Labs

Phillip Alvelda is the co-founder and CEO of Medio Labs, which develops and applies next-generation neuroscience-enabled artificial intelligence systems. Dr. Alvelda was a program manager at DARPA’s Biological Technologies and founding CEO of MOBITV, which launched the first live mobile-TV. He founded The MicroDisplay Corporation, a manufacturer of HDTV- and VR-headset miniature displays. Dr. Alvelda also developed spacecraft hardware and computing architectures, including sensors for the Space Shuttle and Galileo and Magellan interplanetary spacecraft at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Dr. Alvelda earned a BA in Physics from Cornell University, and Masters and PhD degrees from MIT.



Since 2015, seasoned serial medtech entrepreneurs and experts have been sharing successes, failures and insights with 2000+ medical device colleagues at our live Medical Device Playbook events. Their stories have a common thread; they are educational, amazing and inspiring.

Live Medical Device Playbook events in Toronto and Vancouver are presented virtually due to COVID-19. Free webinar events in the MD Playbook series feature a different master class in medical device commercialization each month.

View recordings of previous webinars here:



StarFish Medical is Canada’s leading Medical Device Design service provider with a full complement of design, development, and manufacturing services in Victoria and Toronto. We successfully partner with innovative companies (both large and small) to create breakthrough products for a number of medical specialty areas.

StarFish has been hosting live virtual Medical Device Playbook events since July 2020. Monthly webinars are bringing together successful medtech entrepreneurs and experts to share learnings from their wins, failures and insights with more than 2,000 medical device professionals to date.


For more information, contact:

Mike Camplin

250.388.3537 x210

[email protected]


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