DTW Podcast: CEO Johnson on entrepreneurship, upcoming MedtechColor Pitch Contest; Krum handicaps medtech This autumn


In this episode of the DeviceTalks Weekly Podcast, Angelique Johnson, CEO of MEMstim, shares her story about “casual entrepreneurs” and how it can help others achieve the same dream.

Johnson, co-founder of MedtechColor, an organization committed to advancing the advancement of people of color in the medical device industry, explains the group’s goals and invites color entrepreneurs to apply for the group’s pitch contest.

The deadline is February 5th. More information is available at medtechcolor.org.

Kaila Krum, Managing Director of Truist Securities, answers questions about medtech’s Q4 performance, detailing Stryker and other companies.

Krum also shares details of a survey conducted by the research team to answer the question: When will hospitals see elective patients again?

Pharma Editor Brian Buntz returns to tell his story of his 10 days with a Dexcom continuous glucose monitor. Buntz wrote about the experience here but shares more details on the podcast. https://www.drugdeliverybusiness.com/how-cgms-can-inspire-lifestyle-changes/

Finally, Chris Newmarker, Executive Editor for Life Sciences, delivers his #newmarkersnewsmakers and delivers news on Titan, Mylan, Zimmer Biomet, and Butterfly Network.