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Industry Roundtable: Understanding Different Roles at a Large Medical Device Company (registration required)

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Thursday, November 21, 2019
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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Abhinaya Uthayakumar
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Industry Roundtable

Join Career Services and Professional Development for our first of four BME Industry Roundtable events this academic year. Industry Roundtables are casual events for master's students where invited guests share professional stories and advice to help you to learn about careers and have a low-pressure opportunity to ask questions.

Abhinaya Uthaykumar is a current student in the Distance Master of Engineering Management program and a manufacturing engineer at Abbott in their Heart Failure division, focusing on LVAD technology. After receiving her B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2017, she joined Abbott as a rotational specialist spending time in various divisions within Medical Devices. Prior to her time at Abbott and in addition to various lab contributions, she was an Innovation Fellow with NeuroLex Diagnostics, a Product Development Engineer at Boston Scientific in Ireland, a Strategy Intern at McKesson Health Solutions, and a Project Manager with Health Connect South.

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