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Michael P. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 7, 2012

Michael P.

Proven Creative Innovator
   United States
  |   Lake Villa, IL

Overview


APPLIED CREATIVITY WITH FOCUS ON THE CUSTOMER

Lead Innovator for Next Generation Products
Product Platform Development
Competitive Benchmarking
Strategic Technology Planning
Technology Assessment
Intellectual Property Portfolio Development
Expedited Project Feasibility
Independent Design Assessment Expert
Product Problem Solving

REGULATORY SPECIALISMS

Authored and supported 510 (k) submissions
Developed and improved QSR Procedures (Design Controls, GMP, GLP, etc.)
Designed and performed validation and testing protocols...

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Skills (4)

Tested
Regulatory Submissions
Technical Writing
Manufacturing Design
Mechanical Engineering

Service Description

Michael Plishka is an experienced innovator with over 17 years of experience. He has worked, almost exclusively, in the medical device arena, a highly challenging and patent mined landscape. Still, he has over 15 patents issued and pending in the US and internationally. He is published and has given talks on working with the FDA.

Plishka stays abreast of the most recent trends and research in group-think and uses optimized idea generation processes that have been refined through years of careful observation and experimentation.


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Employment

ZenStorming
President
2008 - Present
Consulting
Baxter Healthcare
Engineering Specialist
2006 - 2008
Cardinal Health
Engineering Specialist
1999 - 2006
Manan Medical Products
New Product Development Engineer
1995 - 1999
Hines VA/Loyola University Medical Center
Biomedical Engineer
1991 - 1994

Education

University of Illinois at Chicago
Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering
1981 - 1987

Keywords

innovation
creativity
Regulatory
devices
writing
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