Joseph Hirsch from Globalview Advisors attended OCTANe’s Coffee at The Cove, held at the UCI Center for Applied Innovation, for an exclusive interview with MTIF 2017’s LaunchPad Award winner, Tom Albright. Mr. Albright is the President and CEO of Recros Medica, who has developed a new medical aesthetic technology platform, Rotational Fractional Resection, that has multiple clinical applications for medical aesthetic physicians. Tom discussed his journey as a successful medtech start up. To read the press release for OCTANe’s 2017 Medical Technology Innovation Forum and the LaunchPad Award, please Click here.

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