Lohmann - We Make Diagnostics Wearable (Healthcare Sensor Innovations 2019)

Dr Lourdes Pastor-Perez, R&D Manager Medical Segment
Lohmann Tapes


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Presentation Summary

The use of adhesives tapes in diagnostic devices are becoming ever more popular, not only because of their primary functions such fixing and securing devices to the skin but also when used in combination with advanced materials they can enhance patient comfort, extend device wear times and improve moisture management without compromising sensors reliability. With a broad experience in developing and manufacturing medical adhesives tapes, Lohmann transfers its expertise on raw material and state-of-the-art technologies to adapt the design and deliver the best performance-based products.

Speaker Biography (Lourdes Pastor-Perez)

Dr. Lourdes Pastor Pérez is the R&D Manager of the Medical Segment at Lohmann Tapes.
After completing her PhD in Polymer Chemistry at the University of Valencia, Lourdes spent a couple of years as post-doctoral researcher focused on stimuli-responsive materials at the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research and at the Macromolecular Department at the University of Bayreuth before joining Lohmann in 2013.
Since 2016 she leads the R&D-Medical team overseeing new developments related to medical fields with strong focus on adhesion to skin.

Company Profile (Lohmann GmbH & Co KG)

With a long history stretching back over 165 years, Lohmann is one of the pioneering forces in adhesive tape technology providing the most advanced bonding solutions to all corners of the globe. Lohmann product portfolio ranges from adhesive tapes and structural bonding films to high-tech die-cuts to offer solutions tailored to their needs.
The company´s capabilities span from adhesive polymerisation and formulation to coating, converting and supplying intricate die-cut-parts. Our "Bonding Engineers" support on expert technical advice for all adhesive matters.
Lohmann Group is headquartered in Neuwied, Germany, with approx.1800 employees worldwide, state of-the-art coating plants in Europe, Asia and America and over 20 subsidiaries.
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