Crossing the Event Horizon

Godfrey Nazareth, MS
President & CEO, X-Biomedical, Inc

A deeply intimate personal journey about living life to the fullest even after being diagnosed with a terminal condition (ALS). Godfrey Nazareth shares in this talk – hacks, tactics, and strategies that he has discovered from his choice to continue to proactively battle the brutally painful and extremely debilitating symptoms of the disease. In his own words – “Dream BIG, start small, keep moving forward, one day, one step, one breath at a time, and soon you will find there are no limits, and that the sky is only the beginning.”

Learning Outcomes

      • Build the confidence to take action in times of uncertainty
      • Foster a culture that supports creativity and ingenuity

Godfrey Nazareth, M.S., is an entrepreneur, biomedical engineer and research scientist. In this moving presentation he will share some of his attitudes, experiences and lessons as an ALS patient. He currently serves as NTP Research Fellow in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He is working on the development of next-gen surgical visualization systems, and advanced medical simulation technologies for pediatrics. Godfrey has over 12 years of experience in biomedical product development; pharmaceutical formulation and novel sterilization technologies, and design, development and commercialization of a wide variety of medical devices and combination products.

CE/CME Offered: Nurse, Physician, Social Worker, Non-Physician Healthcare Professional