Navigation Links
FDA Fireside Chat @ The 8th Annual MedTech Investing Conference May 6-7, 2009
Date:3/26/2009

f Clinical Laboratory Device and was Deputy Director for New Device Evaluation in the office of OIVD and is currently Associate Director for Policy in OIVD. Mr. St. Pierre's education as an engineer and experience as a reviewer and manager within FDA make him well qualified to discuss what is happening within the Agency as it relates to the 510(k) program.

In this fireside chat scheduled for May 7th, FDA Legal & Regulatory expert, Mark DuVal will explore the contours of the 510(k) program and ask Mr. St. Pierre questions about whether he believes the scientific requirements are on the rise, do new employees understand and employ the substantial equivalence standard for clearance and what is CDRH doing to address these issues? Mr. St. Pierre will share his views about the 510(k) program and provide an update on political developments.

To learn more about the event and to register, visit www.medtechconference.com.

Don St. Pierre graduated with honors in 1985 with a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Science and Mechanics from Penn State University. He spent 3 years testing medical devices in FDA's field engineering laboratory before coming to the Center for Devices and Radiological Health's (CDRH's) Office of Device Evaluation (ODE) in January 1990. At ODE, he worked in various divisions -- starting as a reviewer in the Division of Cardiovascular Devices, then moving on to the Division of Reproductive, Abdominal, Ear, Nose and Throat and Radiological Devices as a reviewer in the Urology and Lithotripsy Devices Branch. In November 1995, he became the Branch Chief of the Urology Branch; in April 2000, he became the Deputy Director of the Division of Clinical Laboratory Devices; and in November 2002, he became the Deputy Director for New Device Evaluation in the Office of In Vitro Diagnostic Device Evaluation and Safety (O
'/>"/>

SOURCE International Business Forum, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Award-Winning Actress Bonnie Hunt and Philanthropists Donna & Harvey Rosen at the 24th Annual Odyssey Ball
2. Cowden Associates Releases Eighth-Annual Employee Benefit Survey Results
3. Dr. William Bill Braithwaite and Dr. John Macaulay Present Anakams Two-Factor Authentication Platform at HIMSS 2009 Annual Conference and Exhibition
4. Home Care Delivered, Inc. Recognizes 21st Annual American Diabetes Alert Day
5. Meningitis Angels to Support First Annual World Meningitis Day
6. LLE to Sponsor 16th Annual Tri-State Telecommunicators Banquet and Awards Ceremony
7. Annual Keenan Summit Addresses Challenges and Opportunities in Health Care
8. VNUS Medical Technologies to Present at the Sidoti & Company 13th Annual New York Emerging Growth Institutional Investor Forum
9. American TeleCare to Present its Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN) Option for Cellular Telehealth Connectivity at the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) Annual Meeting
10. US trial shows no early mortality benefit from annual prostate cancer screening
11. Bionovo to Present at Wall Street Analyst Forums 20th Annual Institutional Investor Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... Study after study has proven it true: exercise is ... Pennsylvania scientists suggests that exercise may have an added ... performed in a mouse model of melanoma, found that ... alone. , Joseph Libonati, an associate professor in ... of Innovative and Translational Nursing Research, was the senior ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 TayganPoint ... announced today that President and co-founder John Cassimatis ... Innovation Award Winners for 2014, recognizing the region’s ... as an emerging executive of the year. , ... and life sciences that continue to shape the ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Ben Quirk, CEO of Quirk Healthcare ... Award by the Savannah Science Seminar in recognition for ... the nation and especially in Savannah. , “I am ... “The Savannah Science Seminar is an amazing program that ... have gone through the program,” he added. Eleventh graders ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... A group of international scientists have developed a new ... here . , The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)-led ... Tropical Diseases , describes the use of fecal samples ... have been exposed to the virus. This represents a ... can potentially change the way Ebola virus is studied ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 18, 2014) The National Institutes of Health (NIH) ... four-year, $1.3 million grant to the Los Angeles Biomedical ... and development of a vaccine to protect patients from ... Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). , The National Institute ... awarded the grant to LA BioMed infectious disease specialists ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Exercise boosts tumor-fighting ability of chemotherapy, Penn team finds 2Health News:TayganPoint Executive Receives Prestigious Award from Philadelphia Business Journal 2Health News:Quirk Awarded the Alex Ormond, Jr. Leadership Award by the Savannah Science Seminar 2Health News:Research yields a game changer for improving understanding of Ebola and great apes 2Health News:Research yields a game changer for improving understanding of Ebola and great apes 3Health News:LA BioMed receives NIH grant to study vaccine for hospital-acquired infections 2
... Bottom Line Results by Bringing Previously Unmanaged Areas of Spending ... N.C., June 18 SciQuest , Inc., ... Cincinnati Children,s Hospital Medical Center and ... are among the many well-known organizations that are radically reducing ...
... other warm weather ailments , , SAN ANTONIO, June 18 ... to help pet owners provide a lifetime of care for their ... aware this summer about the dangers of heat exposure. Pet emergency ... the summer months. Dogs and cats of all breeds are sensitive ...
... Practices as First Step in Cancer Care Reform , ... Davis (D-AL), Steve Israel (D-NY) and Mary Jo Kilroy (D-OH) ... Act of 2009. H.R. 2872 is a bill ... & Medicaid Services (CMS) to implement the Quality Cancer ...
... with 30% drop in hours spent together, report finds , ... parents are now spending more hours huddled alone around computer ... time families spend together. , That,s according to a new ... as group has fallen by nearly a third between 2005 ...
... a global leader in food safety and sanitation solutions, ... is safer to store, handle, and use than products ... formulated with generally recognized as safe (GRAS) ingredients, Chemstar ... Commitment(TM) to create products that are environmentally friendly. ...
... scientists are among a multinational collaborative group to have ... European Union. The research will focus on ... common to all solid tumours. Hypoxia causes a ... resistant to radiotherapy and most forms of chemotherapy; as ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Healthcare Organizations Rely on SciQuest To Optimize Supply Chains and Generate Savings 2Health News:Healthcare Organizations Rely on SciQuest To Optimize Supply Chains and Generate Savings 3Health News:Healthcare Organizations Rely on SciQuest To Optimize Supply Chains and Generate Savings 4Health News:Healthcare Organizations Rely on SciQuest To Optimize Supply Chains and Generate Savings 5Health News:Protect Your Pets During the Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer 2Health News:Protect Your Pets During the Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer 3Health News:House Bill to Provide Cancer Patients With Solution for Quality Cancer Care Within an Equitable Medicare Model 2Health News:House Bill to Provide Cancer Patients With Solution for Quality Cancer Care Within an Equitable Medicare Model 3Health News:House Bill to Provide Cancer Patients With Solution for Quality Cancer Care Within an Equitable Medicare Model 4Health News:Surging Internet Use Cutting Into Family Time 2Health News:Surging Internet Use Cutting Into Family Time 3Health News:$16.8 million study will breathe new life into cancer battle 2
(Date:9/18/2014)... , September 18, 2014 ... Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f9nkkh/sugar_alcohols ) has announced the addition ... Business Report"  report to their offering.  ... analyzes the worldwide markets for Sugar Alcohols ... Segments: Food & Confectionery, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Oral-Care ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... , Sept. 18, 2014   MacPractice,s MacPractice ... Edition Complete EHR certification, which designates that the software ... Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required ... Reinvestment Act (ARRA).  MacPractice MD MU version 5.0 was ... , an Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Certification Body ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... Texas , Sept. 18, 2014  Casen Buswell has ... and muscles to harden.  His case is one of only ... the world.  The only hospital in the United ... the world, offering treatment with the dual wave-length laser, is ... San Antonio . Using a laser available in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sugar Alcohols - Global Strategic Business Report 201 2Sugar Alcohols - Global Strategic Business Report 201 3MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 2MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 3MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 4MacPractice MD MU Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs 5Methodist Children's Hospital In San Antonio, TX Only Hospital In The U.S. Treating Rare Vascular Condition With Dual Wave-Length Laser 2
Used to negotiate tortuous vessels....
BiodivYsio stent with biocompatible coating (phosphorylcholine)...
... The CYPHER Sirolimus-eluting Coronary Stent ... drug, called "sirolimus", a controlled-release ... delivery platform. Upon placement, sirolimus ... and impedes the process of ...
PT wires combine the enhanced durability of a linear elastic nitinol distal core and a highly resilient polymer tip. This provides excellent access in difficult cases involving severe tortuosity, tig...
Medicine Products: