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John Lalonde, PhD
Vice President Product Development,
Technology and Stimulation Research,
Former Vice President, Research and Development,
Remote Patient Monitoring at Boston Scientific
Life Science Partner recruited John Lalonde, PhD, an innovative senior medical device executive, to become Vice President, Product Development, Technology and Stimulation Research for Medtronic Neuromodulation. Neuromodulation is Medtronic’s second oldest and fourth largest business unit, with products that include neurostimulation systems and implantable drug delivery systems for chronic pain, common movement disorders, and urology and gastrointestinal disorders.
Lalonde will serve as a leader of Medtronic’s Neuromodulation Business to drive excellence in product development, technology and stimulation research with his 300-person team.
During his tenure at Boston Scientific, Lalonde was responsible for the development of LATITUDE, a cloud-based FDA class III home monitoring system for cardiac patients with wireless medical device implants treating arrhythmias and heart failure.
LaLonde earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physics from the University of Minnesota and his Masters in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin.