Dr. Charisse Sparks: New Appointment News Release

Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. Announces Appointment of Two New Independent Directors to its Board

 

Please join MedTech Color in congratulating Dr. Charisse Sparks, Steering Committee Chair of the Collaborative Community, who was recently appointed as an Independent Director to Inspire Medical Systems, Inc.’s Board.

 

About Dr. Sparks

Charisse Y. Sparks, MD, has deep experience in medical device use and development, and is also a passionate advocate for DEI&B (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging.) As the third Black female fellowship trained Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon in the country, she has driven meaningful innovation for patients in both clinical practice and industry. As the Chief Medical Officer of AppliedVR Dr. Sparks continues to accelerate innovation, monitor patient safety, and drive solutions to reduce disparities in access to healthcare solutions.

As the Chief Medical Officer of AppliedVR Dr. Sparks continues to accelerate innovation, monitor patient safety, and drive solutions to reduce disparities in access to healthcare solutions. AppliedVR is the proven pioneer in immersive therapeutics where her skills and passions are thriving.

 

Dr. Sparks’ career stands on two pillars of success:

  • Clinical & Medical Expertise – Accelerating innovation while championing value, quality, patient safety, clinical research, and regulatory compliance.
  • Cross-Functional Collaborations – Partnering with all stakeholders to develop global strategies that generate evidence and drive product safety and efficacy. Fostering inclusive environments that encourage idea sharing.

 

About Inspire Medical Systems

Inspire is a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative, minimally invasive solutions for patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Inspire’s proprietary Inspire therapy is the first and only FDA-approved neurostimulation technology that provides a safe and effective treatment for moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.

For additional information about Inspire, please visit www.inspiresleep.com.