Dae Capobianco is an independent contractor for MedStar Inventor Services at the MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2). In her role, Dae primarily performs analysis for inventions and ideas, including comprehensive evaluation of potential intellectual property and review of the competitive market landscape. Before joining MI2, Dae spent eight years at Medtronic, Inc. as a senior clinical specialist. Her work centered on providing healthcare professionals and patients with clinical, technical, and educational training and support on life-saving medical technologies within the Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management Division as well as managing and developing customer relationships. Dae received her Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering with a concentration in polymeric materials and her MBA with a focus in health care, project management, and entrepreneurship from Case Western Reserve University.