Global Market Development Manager, Medical Devices
Eastman Chemical Company
Ellen Turner is the global market development manager for specialty plastics in medical devices at Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tenn. Turner is a thought leader in chemical resistance of plastics in healthcare. Her strength lies in connecting with customers and influencers at all levels to ensure innovative activation plans for polymers that address quality, reliability, durability, and safety goals. With over 20 years' experience in technology, manufacturing, technical service, and marketing Turner graduated summa cum laude from Louisiana Tech University in 1995 with a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, and earned an MBA from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville in 2008.
- Uncovering medical device failure modes and infection transmission pathways to inform better material testing methods, selection, and design: A panel discussion - Hosted By Eastman Chemical Company | Wed. February 6 - 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
- Chair's Opening Remarks | Thu. February 7 - 8:25 AM - 8:30 AM
- Choosing the Right Polymers for Manufacturability and Durability: What Hospitals Measure | Thu. February 7 - 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM