Start Date :

8/21/2018 - 06.30 PM

   End Date :

8/21/2018 - 08.00 PM

   Location :

UCSC Silicon Valley Extension, 3175 Bowers Ave., Santa Clara

   Instructors :

Kiran Gulati, Program Chair/Instructor

   Cost :


Prepare for a Job in the Medical Device Industry

Learn about the Medical Devices certificate program at our quarterly info session led by our Kiran Gulati, program chair and instructor. You'll have a chance to hear about the skills you need to succeed in this exciting Silicon Valley career.

The Medical Device certificate program includes courses focused on the development and commercialization of safe and effective medical devices and in vitro diagnostics (IVDs). You'll learn to take a practical and hands-on approach, the courses build a solid foundation that span product design and development, regulatory and quality issues, innovation strategy, risk management and more.

Presenter: Kiran Gulati

KIRAN GULATI, B.S., M.B.A., RAB-LA, is a management consultant with more than 20 years of experience in quality systems and process improvement for the medical device and biotech sectors. She has taught for UCSC Extension since 2006. Gulati has held positions at Genentech and McGhan Medical (formerly Collagen Corporation), where she managed the auditing and quality system training functions. Gulati has extensive experience designing and presenting training for companies in domestic as well as international settings. Since 2001, she has helped a large number of medical device startups and established companies achieve successful results during ISO 13485, CE Mark assessments and FDA audits. She serves on the advisory board for UCSC Extension’s Medical Devices and Regulatory Affairs certificate programs. In addition, she has been a speaker at conferences sponsored by the Institute of Validation Technology (IVT) and the ASQ Silicon Valley Division. Gulati served as the RAPS San Francisco/ Bay Area chair from 2011 to 2014 and is currently on the RAPS North American Advisory Board.

Additional Info :

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