Juuso Leinonen, Senior Project Engineer, Health Devices Group, ECRI Institute

Juuso Leinonen is a senior project engineer at the health devices group at ECRI Institute, where he performs comparative medical device evaluations, publishes practical guidance articles on medical device management, investigates medical device problems and accidents, and advises healthcare facilities with medical technology procurement. He is a subject matter expert in medical device cybersecurity, infusion technology, and telehealth. Juuso has led ECRI’s efforts in standardizing medical device security assessment with ECRI’s medical device evaluation program and has been the lead author with high profile ECRI Institute publications, including top 10 Health Technology Hazard List 2018 #1 Ransomware and Other Cybersecurity Threats to Healthcare Delivery Can Endanger Patients. He is also a primary representative in IHE patient care domain planning committee and ACCE membership and education committees. He came to ECRI Institute with a background in clinical engineering from St George’s Hospital London, United Kingdom and holds a degree in biomedical engineering from City University London, United Kingdom