Snr dir European Research - Stryker European Operations Ltd.
Eric Garling is Snr. Director European Research for Stryker European Operations Ltd., Amsterdam, The Netherlands. As a member of the Global R&D Joint replacement Leadership Team, he is leading Stryker's strategic implant and Mako Robotics research planning as well as the study execution efforts. He closely collaborates with the implant and robotics development colleagues on new R&D research program requirements.
He represents Stryker in various MedTech taskforces and on behalf of MedTech co-chairs the Eudamed Data Exchange WG. Before joining Stryker. He was founder and Managing Director of ClinFact and Medis Specials b.v., commercializing products and research services in the field of cardiology and orthopaedics. Eric holds a PhD in Medical Sciences and a MSc in human movement sciences specialized in biomechanics and kinematics.