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Shimmer to exhibit at Medica 2017- Connected Health Forum


Dublin, November 04th 2017 -Representatives from Shimmer - leading provider of clinical grade wireless wearable sensors - have announced that the company will once again be in attendance at the annual Medica trade fair in Messe Dusseldorf from the 13th to the 16th of November this year. This will be Shimmer’s fourth appearance at the international event, and the team are gearing up to showcase the Shimmer platform as well as the newest and most advanced generation of Shimmer’s ECG and software offering - ConsensysPRO.

Members of the Shimmer team will be on hand over the course of the four day event at the Wearable Technologies Stand – Stand A23, in Hall 15. Visitors to the stand will have the opportunity to observe the Shimmer wearable data capture platform in action, the Shimmer  research ECG-md ( medical device) with defibrillation protection, as well as experience a live demonstration of the functions and features of the its flagship software offering.

In addition to the above Shimmer will also be showcasing the advanced features of its clinical-grade 5 Lead wearable ECG with simultaneous respiration and motion capture. Visitors will gain insight into untapped abilities for lead-off and respiration detection along with other highlights of the highly customizable sensor platform.

Also, Shimmer’s Marketing Manager, Martina Donohue will also give an informative presentation at the Smart Materials & Tech for Mobile Devices Session at the connected health forum on Tuesday, 14th November. Her talk will be focused on how wearable technology has the power to revolutionize the healthcare industry, including insights into the key drivers for wearable sensor use in clinical trials. Wearable Technology plays a vital role in connected health, but in particular wearable wireless sensing has the ability to provide unprecedented levels of access and information in relation to its patients and their healthcare.

About Medica:
The Medica conference is held each year in Messe Dusseldorf with the objective of bringing together the world’s top medical professionals and researchers in areas such as rehabilitation, diagnostics and pharmaceuticals. For over 40 years, Medica has provided a platform for engagement for professionals from all areas of the medical and healthcare industry.

About Shimmer:
Shimmer is a leading technology company providing clinical grade wearable wireless sensing technology. Shimmer’s award winning sensor platform enables enterprises to reduce risk, cost, and time to market for sensor-based digital health solutions. This unlocks the potential for analysis and interpretation of sensed data specific to the person and creates an unprecedented level of access to personal digital health information, with the goal of improving healthcare outcomes.
The technology is trusted and utilized by the world’s brightest start-ups, Fortune 500 companies, and leading Universities in over 75 countries worldwide.
Deployments include an FDA approved biophysical application in the US, a tele-rehab solution in Spain, and a player tracking and performance management solution in the UK and Ireland. Established in 2008, with headquarters in Dublin, Ireland and a world class R&D centre in Boston and Malaysia, Shimmer offers wearable wireless sensing technology that overcome the challenges of size, wearability, reliable communications and low power consumption.
For Further Information Please Contact:

Name: Martina Donohue
Phone: 00353 1 687 5760