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Countdown Begins For AdvaMed 2012: The Medtech Conference
Date:8/14/2012

BOSTON, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 130 medical device and diagnostic industry stakeholders, investors, innovators, service providers, and media joined officials from AdvaMed 2012: The MedTech Conference to mark the six-week countdown to the October 1-3, 2012 event.  Boston is the first city outside of Washington, D.C., to host the annual medical technology conference—the  largest dedicated gathering of senior industry leaders in North America.

As part of the kick-off event today, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) previewed its MedTech Veterans Program (MVP) Boot Camp for Returning Heroes, which will be held in conjunction with AdvaMed 2012: The MedTech Conference.  This program is recruiting qualified veterans seeking internships or full-time jobs in the medical technology industry.

Each MVP hero will receive job-search assistance and networking advice, and will also partner one-on-one with an industry mentor. These mentors are military veterans who have made successful transitions into medtech careers and will offer first-hand insight and ongoing personal assistance.

"The MVP Boot Camp recognizes the strong correlation behind the mission of the medical technology industry and that of veterans who have transitioned from service in the military to an interest in serving patients and caregivers," AdvaMed's Chief Administrative Officer, Kenny Mendez said. "Boston's dynamic MedTech industry and large veteran population make this an ideal location for our first MVP Boot Camp."

Veteran Kevin Blanchard added, "I am proud to have served my country.  Knowing firsthand the challenge that veterans face, especially wounded veterans, in finding training and careers, I'm also proud that the medical technology industry is stepping up to help. I'm looking forward to AdvaMed 2012 and joining my fellow vets here in Boston." Mr. Blanchard is a wounded Iraq war vet
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