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Actuated Medical Offering Specialized Product Development for MedTech Innovators

Actuated Medical specializes in taking medical devices from concept to market ready product – from start to finish. They have deep expertise in tissue dynamics and penetration, acoustic engineering, electronics and software development, and 3D printing. They focus exclusively on development of medical devices and are currently helping other Innovators solve design and regulatory challenges. Actuated’s facility doubled in 2021 and has increased its capacity to conduct contract product development and manufacturing including customer equipment placement.  

“Our exceptionally skilled team includes electrical, mechanical, and biomedical engineers with expertise in medical device commercialization. We are currently helping several innovators solve engineering problems.  With our expansion, we have the capacity to help others,” said Maureen L. Mulvihill, President and CEO of Actuated Medical.

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SAGES 2022 Next Big Thing Session Podium Presentation

Dr. Eric M. Pauli and coauthors Joshua S. Winder, MD, and Vamsi V. Alli, MD from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine will be presenting at the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) 2022 Annual Meeting March 18 in the Next Big Thing Session. Their presentation entitled “Novel Accessory Designed to Facilitate Complex Mucosal Resection” describes a safety study performed with Actuated Medical’s GripTract-GI endoscopic tissue manipulator.

“Dr. Pauli is a leading champion for our GripTract-GI device. The study shows the potential for GripTract to improve procedure outcomes and improve clinician learning curves.  GripTract, while still in development, may lead to more USA clinicians being trained in endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD), thus expanding that market in the USA,” said Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO of Actuated Medical... Click to continue reading…

Actuated Medical Appointed Frederick A. Browne M.D. as Chief Medical Officer

Actuated Medical appointed Frederick A. Browne, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer.  Dr. Browne brings a unique perspective on clinical and healthcare administration to the team. He continues to serve as VP and CMO of Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT, and as Adjunct Professor in the newly accredited Master of Physician Assistant Studies program at Sacred Heart University in Stamford, CT.

“Dr. Browne’s expertise in population health, hospital administration and clinical needs is helping Actuated purposefully bring our innovative medical devices to patients.”, said Maureen L. Mulvihill, President and CEO of Actuated Medical. Click to continue reading…

Actuated Medical Awarded SBIR Fast Track for Additive Manufacturing of Patient-Specific Masks and Nasal Prongs

Actuated Medical, Inc. has been awarded a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Fast Track grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute of Child Health and Human Development for its “Additive Manufacturing of Patient-Specific Masks and Nasal Prongs to Improve Pediatric Ventilation Outcomes and Reduce Pressure Sores.”  Click to continue reading…

Actuated Medical Adds Niall Sweeney as COO to Leadership Team

Actuated Medical, Inc. recently announced that Niall Sweeney, BE, MBA joined their team as Chief Operations Officer.  Niall is an experienced medical device executive that has developed and commercialized products at Becton Dickinson, Stryker, and Quest Diagnostics. Click to continue reading…

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D. Appointed to the Life Sciences Pennsylvania Board of Directors

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., the Life Sciences Pennsylvania 2020 Frank Baldino Bioscience CEO of the Year, was recently appointed to the Life Sciences Pennsylvania Board of Directors. As a LSPA BOD member, she gives a voice and advocates for Pennsylvanian entrepreneurial and startup life science companies. Click to continue reading…

Actuated Medical Offers Employees Paid Time Off for Second Covid-19 Vaccination

 Maureen L. Mulvihill, PhD, president and CEO of Actuated Medical, Inc., recently announced the company’s decision to offer employees paid time off equivalent to one day of work for all employees who receive their second dose of a Covid-19 vaccine. Click to continue reading…

Actuated Medical Receives SBA's Prestigious Tibbetts Award

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) selected Actuated Medical as a 2020 Tibbetts Award Winner. The SBA presents these national awards to companies who exemplify the very best of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Click to continue reading…

TubeClear Receives FDA Clearance for New GJ-Specific Clearing Stem Model

Actuated Medical, Inc. (AMI) recently received its sixth Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the TubeClear® system. Clearance number K200646 introduces a Clearing Stem model that is compatible with select gastro-jejunostomy (GJ) feeding tubes. Click to continue reading…

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Events
2022 Neuroelectronic Interfaces - Gordon Research Conference, March 13 - 18, 2022

Roger B. Bagwell Ph.D., Director of Research and Development, and Kevin A. Snook Ph.D., Medical Transducer Design Leader and Senior Bioacoustics Engineer will be attending the Bridging Neural Engineering and Neurobiology Edge Effects to Divergent Innovation conference on March 13 – 18, 2022.

They will present the following abstracts:

Microelectrode Arrays Insertion System Using Ultrasonic Vibration to Improve Insertion Mechanics and Reduce Tissue Dimpling and Trauma in the Cortex by members of the Actuated Medical team and the Kozai Lab.

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Delivery of Low-Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound in the Cortex to Improve Longevity and Performance of Neural Interfaces by members of the Actuated Medical team and the Kozai Lab.

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AdvaMed CEO Summit, March 14 - 15, 2022

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO will be attending this years Summit in Coral Gables, FL. While she is there she will attend the AdvaMed Board of Directors Meeting and the AdvaMed Accel Q1 Board Meeting.

2022 GALs Program Spring, March 17, 2022

Maureen Mulvihill will be presenting to the GALs (Girls Love Science) group hosted by Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania. 

2022 Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, March 16 - 19, 2022

SAGES 2022 by Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons in Denver, Colorado.

Dr. Eric M. Pauli, Director of Endoscopic Surgery and Chief, Division of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery will be presenting in The Next Big Thing Session: “Novel accessory designed to facilitate complex endoscopic mucosal resection” a.k.a Actuated Medical’s GripTract-GI Endoscopic Tissue Manipulator on Friday, March 18 at 2 pm.

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Penn State University Startup Week, April 4 - 7, 2022

Penn State Startup Week powered by PNC.

Actuated’s President and CEO, Maureen L. Mulvihill will be sharing her entrepreneurial journey, and will serve on a panel talking about how Actuated pivoted and adapted to the changing business landscape because of COVID-19.

Life Sciences PA Board of Directors Meeting and Annual Awards Dinner, May 3, 2022

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO will be attending.

AdvaMed Accel Board Meeting, May 10, 2022

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO will be attending.

Life Sciences PA Annual Awards Tailgate, May 18, 2022

Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D., President and CEO, and Actuated Medical Leadership will be attending.