Navigation Links
AdvaMed 2011: The MedTech Conference Closing Day Features Life Changing Innovation, Policymaker Addresses
Date:9/28/2011

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2011: The MedTech Conference -- day three -- highlights more than 90 exhibitors including Abbott, Abiomed, B. Braun Medical, Baxter International Inc., CORPAK MedSystems, Covidien, Johnson & Johnson, KCI, and MIT MEDRC in Innovation Alley, a showcase of life changing medical device and diagnostic technologies. Three sector meet-ups focused on orthopedic, wound management and cardiovascular technologies, and two CEOs Unplugged panels focused on competitiveness and policy matters also will take place on the exhibit hall floor today.

The morning plenary address will open with AdvaMed Executive Committee Member Joe Almeida, president and CEO of Covidien, as he introduces John Taylor, Counselor to the FDA Commissioner, and Dr. Jeffery Shuren, director of the FDA's Center for Devices and Radiological Health. AdvaMed Board Member David Perez, Chairman of the Board, Terumo Global Blood Management Business and President & CEO, Combined Terumo Transfusion & CaridianBCT Businesses, will moderate an early morning dialogue with these officials after their plenary remarks.  In the afternoon, Stephen MacMillan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Stryker Corporation and a member of the AdvaMed Executive Committee, will introduce the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Followed by Chairman of the AdvaMed Dx Board Vincent Forlenza, President and COO of BD, one of the world's largest manufacturers of medical products, laboratory equipment and diagnostics, who will introduce Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley.

Panels focused on the legal, reimbursement, regulatory and emerging growth company topics will take place throughout the day. The state of medical technology funding by the VC, angel and private equity, the Patent Reform Act of 2011, the impact of provider consolidation on the medical technology industry, how new and impending medical device excise taxes may impact the industry, and the crafting of a UDI system, will all be topics of discussion today.

Focused on bringing venture capital, angel, and private equity investors together with industry stakeholders and addressing policy issues, AdvaMed 2011 brings together industry leaders from across the U.S. and around the world.  Visit www.advamed2011.com for more details.


'/>"/>
SOURCE AdvaMed 2011
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. AdvaMed 2011: The MedTech Conference Day-Two Focuses on Policies to Promote Life Changing Innovation Around the World
2. Update: Innovative Companies to Present at AdvaMed 2011: The MedTech Conference Today in Washington, D.C.
3. AdvaMed2011: The MedTech Conference Opens with Dialogues on Finance, Competitiveness, Harmonization, Entrepreneurship, Compliance and Health Reform One Year Later
4. Sanovas CEO Larry Gerrans Featured Speaker at AdvaMed 2011
5. Innovative Companies to Present at AdvaMed 2011: The Medtech Conference in Washington, D.C.
6. AdvaMed 2010 Sets New Attendance Record: More than 1,700 Device and Diagnostics Leaders from Across the Country and Around the World Came to Washington, D.C.
7. AdvaMed 2010 Premier Medical Technology Conference Opens Today in Washington D.C. With Executive Workshops, Company Presentations, Innovation Alley Exhibits and Featured Keynote Speakers: FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg, CMS Administrator Dr.
8. ConvaTec to Present at AdvaMed 2010: The MedTech Conference
9. Medical Technology, Funding & Government Experts Address Business, Investment, Reimbursement, Compliance, Innovation, Regulatory and Legal Issues at AdvaMed 2010
10. CSA Medical Selected to Present at AdvaMed 2010: The MedTech Conference
11. AdvaMed 2010 Keynote Speakers Announced
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 , , , WHEN: ... 2016 , , , , LOCATION: , , , Online, ... , , EXPERT PANELISTS:  , , , Frost & Sullivan,s Global ... Bird; Senior Industry Analyst, Divyaa Ravishankar and Unmesh Lal, Program Manager ... pharmaceutical industry is witnessing an exceptional era. Several new demand spaces, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016  Guerbet announced today that ... Supplier Horizon Award . One of ... was recognized for its support of Premier members through ... clinical excellence, and commitment to lower costs. ... this recognition of our outstanding customer service from Premier," ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... NEW YORK , June 23, 2016 ... rough waters, but it continues to present great opportunities ... featured companies for today: Intrexon Corp. (NYSE: ... ), Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA ), ... Learn more about these stocks and receive your complimentary ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/27/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... cutting edge technology to revolutionize the emergency ambulance transport experience for the millions ... aware of how Uber has disrupted the taxi industry through the use of ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... 2016 , ... On June 10-11, 2016, A Forever Recovery, a holistic treatment ... Longest Breakfast Table in Battle Creek, MI, where the rehabilitation facility is located. This ... of the world’s leading providers of cereal and other breakfast foods. Its residents often ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Brent Kasmer, a legally blind and certified personal trainer is ... a fitness app. The fitness app plans to fix the two major problems leading the ... one size fits all type program , They don’t eliminate all the reasons ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Austin residents seeking Mohs surgery services, can ... Surgery and to Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and surgical dermatology. , Dr. Dorsey ... cancer. The selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed by Dr. Dorsey was under ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... 2016 , ... First Choice Emergency Room , the largest network of ... Medical Director of its new Mesquite-Samuell Farm facility. , “We are pleased to ... said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):