Activ Surgical names Todd Usen CEO — 3 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | March 05, 2019 | Print  |

Olympus Medical Systems Group's former president Todd Usen will be the first CEO of Activ Surgical, FierceBiotech reports.

What you should know:

1. Activ Surgical is attempting to integrate computer vision technology and artificial intelligence into its Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot system.

2. Activ Surgical was founded in 2018 by a number of Washington, D.C.-based Children's National Medical Center providers.

3. Mr. Usen is a medical device company veteran. Before his tenure at Olympus, he served as Smith & Nephew's president of U.S. orthopedic commercial operations.

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