Healthcare >> Analyst Interviews >> March 19, 2012

Increasing Signs of Stabilized Utilization in Medical Devices – Kristen M. Stewart – Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.

Kristen M. Stewart joined Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. as a Director within the global markets division in July 2010 to cover the medical supplies and devices sector. Before Deutsche Bank, Ms. Stewart was a Vice President and Senior Analyst covering medical supplies and devices at Credit Suisse and Research Analyst at UBS Securities LLC. In 2009 and 2010, she ranked number three in the Institutional Investor survey within the medical supplies and devices category. Before beginning her career on Wall Street, Ms. Stewart worked at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Ms. Stewart is a Chartered Financial Analyst and an inactive Certified Public Accountant. Ms. Stewart holds a bachelor's degree in business administration with a major in finance and a B.S. in accountancy from Villanova University. Profile
TWST: Where do you focus your attention in the medical device space?

Ms. Stewart: Right now, we're focusing mainly on the utilization environment to see whether or not it is starting to show signs of