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10th Annual Games for Health Conference
Back Bay Events Center, Boston MA
June 18-20, 2014!

Register Today! http://www.regonline.com/gfh2014

Three Days to Explore...The Role of Videogames in Health & HealthcareThe 10th Annual Games for Health Conference is coming. Join hundreds of developers, health professionals, researchers, funders, and more at the largest event devoted to games in health & healthcare.

Three days covering platforms, and business opportunities will prepare you and your organization to deploy effective solutions for behavior change, consumer engagement, public health, professional development, research and more.

For Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities: bbryant@dmill.com
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Thursday, June 19 • 11:45am - 12:30pm
Games, Medical Devices and the FDA: Now, Near & Next

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This year we have a return of our session on regulation information that may increasingly be a factor in the development and deployment of your game for health.

Do you know which video games are subject to regulation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)? Answer: All of them! (At least potentially.)

At this session, attandees will learn why some games for health might be regulated as medical devices by FDA, and what that means for game developers. Attendees will also be updated on FDA’s latest efforts to regulate mobile medical apps and how those efforts might affect games for health. In sum, this session will help demystify the FDA process and attempt to remove the “”scare factor”” of government regulation of video games.


Speakers
avatar for Igor Gorlach

Igor Gorlach

Healthcare Associate, Foley Hoag LLP
The healthcare practice at Foley Hoag helps companies comply with FDA regulations and develop a relationship with the agency. We also guide companies through the reimbursement process for Medicare, Medicaid and other public and private insurers. My colleagues at the transaction law group also help prepare companies for mergers, acquisitions, IPOs, and other transactions.


Thursday June 19, 2014 11:45am - 12:30pm
D. Justice Room

Attendees (7)