ChroMedx, a medical technology company focused on vitro diagnostics and point-of-care testing
Wayne Maddever, CEO of ChroMedx, a medical technology company focused on the development of novel medical devices for in vitro diagnostics and point-of-care testing joins eHealth Radio and the Technology and Health Care Channels.
Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Wayne Maddever discuss the following:
What is point of care testing (POCT) and describe key differences between the ones listeners are familiar with to the ones being worked on by your company?
How are blood gas analyzers testing currently performed right now – can you see this process vastly improved today?
What is the HemoPalm and how does this technology work?
What are the ideal settings for the HemoPalm? Where is it needed the most?
How do you see your tests empower doctors and first responders who do not have access to a lab? Where do you see it saving lives?
When can we expect to use this technology?
Wayne Maddever received his B.A.Sc./M.A.Sc/Ph.D. in Metallurgical and
Materials Science Engineering from the University of Toronto. He began
his career with the Gas Products Division of Union Carbide (now
Praxair) in both the US and Canada where he held positions in research
and development, product management and sales management. He has
considerable experience in the plastic moulding industry having headed a
Division of St. Lawrence Starch, which developed and commercialized
degradable plastics. He is familiar with precision equipment
manufacture having served as General Manager of Sanden Machine, a
printing press manufacturer and as COO of CFN Precision, a precision
machining company producing parts for aircraft and scientific
instruments. Dr. Maddever also operated Ontario’s third largest home
oxygen therapy and medical supply company as General Manager-Canada for
MG Industries a German industrial gases company.
Since 2000 he has
specialized in management of technically based companies where he has
held senior management positions at a number of technically based
private and publicly held companies, particularly in early stage or
Dr. Maddever holds several patents and is
the author of numerous technical papers in several different fields and
is co-author of a textbook on degradable plastics.
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