Marion Webb has been writing about medtech since 2017, specializing in covering buzzy segments such as robotic surgery, digital therapeutics and femtech with in-depth features and interviews with leading experts. Her role includes reporting live from industry events, moderating panel discussions and podcasts, tweeting breaking news and engaging KOLs to provide high-quality, business-critical content for Medtech Insight. Marion has been writing about health care issues for more than two decades. She was a long-time biotech reporter at the San Diego Business Journal, worked at Bloomberg News, and contributed to the Los Angeles County Medical Association’s Physician Magazine. Marion was born and raised in Germany, is fluent in German and conversational in Spanish. Off the job, she’s a competitive runner, avid cyclist and swimmer, and enjoys spending time with her domestic partner and her German Shorthair Pointer mix Cora.
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After years of underfunding, stigmatization and lack of research, companies working on products and services that address women’s health care are gaining traction. But the sector also faces unique challenges, such as gaining approval for ads on major social media platforms.
Minute Insight: Abbott Wins Expanded FDA Approval For Proclaim XR Spinal Cord Stimulator For Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
Abbott said a major competitive benefit of the Proclaim XR SCS system is the battery life of up to 10 years at low settings.
In this month’s Digital Health Roundup, Medtech Insight’s Marion Webb provides highlights from the recent CES 2023 conference in Las Vegas. Reed Miller discusses Abbott’s VR partnership with the Blood Centers for America and Barnaby Pickering highlights Bayer’s jump into medtech with its buyout of Blackford Analysis.
In this final roundup of innovative health technologies showcased at CES 2023, Medtech Insight highlights three companies, Biobeat, Conneqt and Valencell, that are developing innovative technologies for cuffless blood pressure monitoring. Biobeat is the first company to receive US FDA clearance for a wearable to monitor blood pressure, but competition looms.
CES 2023: Tech Innovations For Simulated Heart Device Testing, Seizure Prediction, And Guiding The Visually Impaired
In this second roundup of innovative health solutions showcased at CES 2023, Medtech Insight highlights SK Biopharmaceuticals’ new wearables in development for early detection of seizures, Dassault Systèmes’ simulated 3D heart, and Lighthouse Tech’s eyewear to help the visually impaired detect obstacles.
JPM 2023: Boston Scientific Sees Transformational Potential In PFA, BD Sticks To '2025' Investment Strategy
The annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference includes presentations from major medtech companies; Some use the conference as a platform for major announcements while some just take the opportunity to explain their 2023 outlook to investors. Here are some of the highlights from the presentations on the third day of the meeting.