Tim Looney has over 25 years of experience with technology projects including scope definition, design, development, schedule management, risk management, requirements gathering, and resource planning. Over his career, he has fulfilled a wide range of duties within engineering, product development, international operations, and quality management systems. Before founding Northeast Biomedical, Tim held several leadership roles at Creganna-Tactx Medical, CorNova, and Atrox Technologies.
In addition to his role at Northeast Biomedical, he is a Senior Adjunct Faculty Member at the University of Massachusetts - Lowell, where he teaches courses in Medical Device Design, Computer-Aided Design and New Product Development.
Tim received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts – Lowell, his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University, and his M.B.A. from Suffolk University.
The experience of transforming the ideas set forth in patents into real prototypes of medical devices is one of the key links in the process of introducing innovative tools into clinical practice. Tim Looney's report will be of particular interest to inventors, participants in biomedical startups and representatives of innovative technology parks and investment funds.