Bartlett Chamber, GMMDC, Mayor McDonald Welcome SOMAVAC

Bartlett Chamber, GMMDC, Mayor McDonald Welcome SOMAVAC

In early August, SOMAVAC Medical Solutions received a patent for its continuous negative-pressure “smart” pump. It’s as flat as an iPhone and is worn, attached by a belt, under the clothes. Fluid from the wound is collected in a small plastic bag, marked with lines...
‘Smart’ pump latest medical device created in Memphis

‘Smart’ pump latest medical device created in Memphis

To the long list of medical devices created in Memphis, add the battery-powered pump that discreetly drains surgical wounds without the age-old accoutrement, the rubber bulb. In early August, SOMAVAC Medical Solutions received a patent for its continuous...
Moore Tech Machining Program Update

Moore Tech Machining Program Update

The GMMDC reached out to Moore Tech for an update on their Machining program.  Jessica Croslow, Director of Grants & Compliance at Moore Tech reported the following: Moore Tech is an employer focused training program designed to aid employers with the...
Bartlett High School and TCAT Bartlett Update

Bartlett High School and TCAT Bartlett Update

The GMMDC requested an update on Bartlett High School’s (BHS) new machine lab and TCAT Bartlett’s status.  Clark Knight, BHS, was pleased to report the students are enjoying the new Machine lab. He stated “We have 32 students enrolled in TCAT Memphis, have...
STEMHUB at Arlington High School Tour

STEMHUB at Arlington High School Tour

The GMMDC is pleased to report on the recent tour of the STEMHUB at Arlington High School.  Carolyn Weirich, Academics Supervisor and CTE Director at Arlington High School invited the GMMDC and Medical Device companies to attend a tour on Wednesday, March...