Guest speaker, Kareem Burney, will share his insights as a minority student who successfully pursued a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) education and career. Kareem currently holds the position of Jurisdictional Officer at the FDA where he has established device regulatory policy and interpretation of FDA device regulations for device determination and pre amendment device decisions. This includes reviewing and evaluating device determination and pre amendment request for FDA and Industry. He also contributed to the development of specific CDRH Compliance enforcement discretion policies. Kareem holds a Masters in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Florida.