Hansen Medical, Inc., a global leader in Intravascular Robotics, today announced that Dr. Barry Katzen, founder and Medical Director of Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute (Baptist Hospital of Miami), is scheduled to utilize the Magellan™ Robotic System in three live endovascular cases at the 26th Annual International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy (ISET), from January 18th - 22nd at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach Hotel in Miami, FL. The Company will also be exhibiting the Magellan Robotic System during the meeting at Booth 603.
Dr. Katzen, a course director at ISET, plans to utilize the Magellan Robotic System during one case scheduled for Monday, January 20th at 1:00 pm, and two additional cases on Tuesday, January 21st, at 8:00 am and 1:00 pm, respectively.
Additionally, Dr. Constantino Peña of Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute will deliver a Magellan themed presentation, titled "Robotics in Peripheral Intervention" during the "Nurses & Technologists Symposium: Innovations in Cardiac and Vascular Care" session on Saturday, January 18th at 11:00 am.
"We are pleased that Dr. Katzen will showcase the Magellan Robotic System at ISET, which is in its 26th year of bringing together interventional cardiologists, vascular surgeons and other healthcare professionals to focus on acquiring the latest knowledge and product information related to interventional medicine and vascular disease," said Bruce Barclay, president and CEO of Hansen Medical. "We continue to build a growing body of positive clinical data with the Magellan system, and live cases such as these provide Hansen Medical with the opportunity to highlight to the interventional vascular community how our technology can significantly enhance endovascular procedures."