3DHEALS White Paper: Healthcare 3D Printing Economics – Money matters, and here is where to find it (Download)

Featured Blogs


Investing in Medical Device (Or NOT): Notes from WSGR’s 2017 Medical Device Conference by Jenny Chen, M.D. – Three bullet points you need to know either as a startup founder looking for funding or investor interesting in healthcare 3D printing or bio-printing (bio-fabrication) space. 

3D Printing Metal: Where we’ve been and where we’re going by Michael Kimiecik – A succinct summary of existing metal 3D printing technologies for everyone.

3D printing regulations in European healthcare facilities: Are they clear enough? by Dr. Joel Joshi Otero – Good question. 

Finalized, the FDA guidance document “Technical Considerations for Additive Manufactured Medical Devices” by Kate Clancy – Finally, some clarification to de-risk future innovations. 

3D Bioprinting: Truth is Beautiful by Jenny Chen, M.D. – “When are we going to have that damn kidney printed?”


Featured Initiatives


Take 3DHEALS 2018 The State of Healthcare 3D Printing Survey! & Win a free 3DHEALS2018 ticket. Download 3DHEALS 2016-2017 State of Healthcare 3D Printing Survey results here to see the landscape. (Winner of the free ticket will be announced based on a lottery system to be announced on April 1st, 2018)

A Roadmap from Idea to Implementation: 3D Printing for Pre-Surgical Application: Operational Management for 3D Printing in Surgery – This is a little black book on 3D printing of getting started in a clinical setting as a result of a desperate measure when resources were scarce and learning was expensive. You can find excerpts of the book in this series of blogs. 

3DHEALS Influencer Interview Series – We have interviewed hundreds of innovators and influencers, including our past event speakers, about their journeys, inspirations, nightmares and dreams alike, and why they are here to stay. These interviews aim to inform and inspire the healthcare 3D printing and bio-printing community.

Coming soon!

3DHEALS Community Directory – This is where you can add or look up companies relevant to healthcare 3D printing and bio-fabrication.


Upcoming Events

3DHEALS Washington DC Executive Meeting - Invitation Only
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Reed and Smith LLP 1301 K St NW # 1100E Washington, DC 20005 United States
3DHEALS Happy Hour: Washington DC
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3DHEALS Community Event: Discovering London
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McDermott Will&Emery HQ Heron Tower, 110 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AY, UK
3DHEALS2018 Gala: Fundraise Event for Limbforge and Victoria Hand Project
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Autodesk Gallery, 1 Market St #200, San Francisco, CA 94105
Pitch Day @ 3DHEALS 2018 Global Healthcare 3D Printing Conference
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Bespoke Events, 865, Market Street, Union Square, San Francisco, San Francisco City and County, California, 94103, United States of America

3DHEALS 2018 Global Healthcare 3D Printing Conference: Join The Genius Tribe – April 20-21st, 2018 – Nothing can be more exciting in the field of medical/dental 3D printing and bioprinting than the 3DHEALS annual global event, where brilliant minds, influencers, entrepreneurs, academicians congregate, share ideas, move and shake worlds. You will walk away with the latest industrial intelligence, new networks, and some sleepless nights filled with excitements post-event. 

3DHEALS2018 Startup Pitch Competition – April 21st, 2018 – Adoption of emerging technologies depend on startups. We will feature 10 selected startups in the space of healthcare 3D printing, VR/AR, bio-printing/bio-fabrication during the 3DHELAS2018 Global Summit in San Francisco. 

Join the Genius tribes: 3DHEALS global community events – Since April 2017, we have grown to 12 cities in the world and all over the U.S. We have organized community-building events in Boston, Paris, Munich, Barcelona, Vigo, Chicago, Amsterdam, and more are coming up, including Washing D.C. and London. Our upcoming events are: 

3DHEALS Washington DC Invitation-Only on Jan 22nd, 2018 – Executive program focuses on problem-solving policy challenges in healthcare 3D printing, medical device/pharma 3D printing, and bio-fabrication. 

3DHEALS Washington DC Happy Hour! on Jan 23rd, 2018 -Come and join the global 3DHEALS community in Washington DC with drinks and exciting conversations about Policy, Healthcare, 3D printing. We will host the event at the new hip Crimson Whiskey Bar centrally located within DC city center.  All are welcome to bring ideas, creativity, and good energy to a daring tribe! Registration required.

3DHEALS Community Event: DIscovering London on Feb 8th, 2018. It is ON! This will be the inaugural event in London, aiming to connect innovators and early adopters of 3D printing and bio-printing (or bio-fabrication) in healthcare.

3DHEALS 2017 Global Conference: 3D Print Life – April 20th, 2017 – Missed 2017 edition of 3DHEALS global summit? Some recap articles, photos, and videos may make up here some losses. 

Coming soon: 

3DHEALS2018 GALA: Fundraise event for Limbforge and Victoria Hand Project at the Autodesk Gallery






April 20th & 21st, 2018

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