MedTech Announces Five New Members
Friday, November 7, 2014
MedTech Association, a bioscience and medical technology (Bio/Med) trade association, is proud to announce that five new companies have joined as MedTech members this quarter. The member companies include those on the list below (in alpha order).
“We are excited to welcome five new members this quarter, especially in our 10th year of operation,” said MedTech Association President, Jessica Crawford. “The continued growth of our membership is a testament to the broad range of services we provide to our members as we further the Bio/Med industry in New York State.”
MedTech’s mission of supporting the Bio/Med industry in New York State is done through a variety of ways including educational opportunities, connections with other members, advocacy and public outreach.
New MedTech members include:
3Pound Health is a health and wellness software company with the goal of empowering individuals and engaging communities to optimize their health through sustained behavior modification. They focus on the principles of human behavior and the power of connecting people by utilizing information in unique ways. 3Pound Health is located in Syracuse, NY.
Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship at Syracuse University
The Falcone Center of Entrepreneurship is the outreach arm of the Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises Department in Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management. The Falcone Center works to facilitate entrepreneurial activity on campus and in local and regional communities by providing resources for creating new ventures, new products and new methods through a variety of programs and initiatives. The Falcone Center for Entrepreneurship is located in Syracuse, NY.
Gorbel Inc., a global leader in developing overhead material handling, ergonomic lifting and safety systems for a range of industries, is now applying its expertise in a new field: physical rehabilitation. Gorbel Inc. has launched its new division, Gorbel Medical, and is actively marketing their first product: the SafeGait 360˚ Balance and Mobility Trainer. Since 1977, Gorbel has been dedicated to providing high-quality solution to protect critical investments - people, products, and resources. Gorbel Medical and SafeGait carry that tradition on with the next step in physical rehabilitation. Gorbel Medical is located in Rochester, NY.
New Scale Technologies
New Scale Technologies develops small, precise and smart motion systems for critical adjustments of optics, and many other micro positioning applications. Their all-in-one micro-stages, actuators and focus modules deliver best-in-class performance in imaging systems, scientific instruments, medical devices, aerospace and defense systems, miniaturized consumer products and more. New Scale Technologies’ customers benefit from simple and elegant motion solutions that are tailored to their unique requirements and easily integrated into their next-generation instruments. New Scale Technology is located just outside of Rochester in Victor, NY.
NYS Science and Technology Center at Syracuse University
The NYS Science and Technology Center at Syracuse University runs the Technology Commercialization Law Program (TCLP), which is an experiential learning program that pairs law students with companies and entrepreneurs that are looking to commercialize new technologies. Students work in teams with guidance from commercialization experts to examine real technologies that are looking to go from lab to market and provide valuable legal and regulatory research. The NYS Science and Technology Center is located in Syracuse, NY.