Navigation Links
Distinguished Speaker Dr. Elizabeth Mansfield Joins IVD Technology for Upcoming Webcast: The Regulation of Companion Diagnostics: Current Status and Updates

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IVD Technology, a UBM Canon leading brand focused on in vitro diagnostics technologies including research, development, and manufacturing, today announced an upcoming webinar that will cover the most significant emerging trend in the industry – companion diagnostics for personalized medicine.


The featured speaker for this webcast is Dr. Elizabeth Mansfield, the Director of the Personalized Medicine Staff at the FDA's Office of In Vitro Diagnostic Device Evaluation and Safety (OIVD). Dr. Mansfield will provide insight into the FDA's companion diagnostic device guidance.

"You do not want to miss this important webcast on companion diagnostics, an area that will influence the direction of the IVD industry for many years," stated Richard Park, Editor-in-Chief, IVD Technology. "Dr. Mansfield will discuss the FDA's rationale for its policy and the labeling recommendations for both therapeutic and diagnostics devices."

Mansfield will also cover the definition of a companion diagnostic and the types of IVDs that would and would not be considered companion diagnostics.

After her presentation, Dr. Mansfield will participate in a live Q&A session, moderated by Park. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and join in the discussion about the regulation of companion diagnostics.

The webcast will take place on Thursday, November 10 at 9:00 a.m. PT (12:00 p.m. ET).  There is a small registration fee to attend.  The event will be archived for six months on the IVD Technology website and in the Qmed webcast archive.  

For more information about Dr. Mansfield and the webcast or to register, please click here.  

About UBM Canon

UBM Canon, the leading B2B media company dedicated exclusively to the global $3.0 trillion advanced manufacturing sector, helps support the flow of information, commerce and innovation in such sophisticated segments as medical devices and pharmaceutical development. UBM Canon also addresses cutting-edge developments in broader areas of advanced engineering design and manufacturing, and manufacturing processes and packaging. UBM Canon is part of UBM plc (UBM.L) a global provider of media and information services for professional B2B communities and markets.

Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Thermal Angel Blood Warmer Recognizes CALSTAR 6 With Distinguished Emergency Responder Award
2. PharmMDs Brad Tice to Receive Distinguished Achievement Award
3. NeoStem Adds Distinguished Researcher to its World-Class Scientific Advisory Board
4. +PLUSPAK (polymer bottle) Packaging Receives GEs Distinguished ecomagination(SM) Approval
5. Cannabis Science Forms Military Advisory Board That Will Be Comprised of Distinguished Military Leaders, Military Health Care Providers, Researchers and Educators Headed Up by Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army (Ret) Kevin Sullivan
6. David M. Kendall, M.D., Named Distinguished Medical Fellow at Lilly
7. Bend Research Named Large Distinguished Business of the Year by Bend Chamber of Commerce Membership
8. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Study Shows Significant Differences in English- and Spanish-speakers Use of Oncology Websites
9. Cequent Pharmaceuticals Johannes Fruehauf, MD, Ph.D., to be Featured Speaker at RNAi World Congress in Boston - May 2, 2008
10. Dr. Ari Kiev to be Featured Speaker at Biotechnology Conference Wall Street Unplugged: The Trout Group Investor Seminar in New York July 30
11. Speakers to Focus on Translating Regenerative Medicine Science
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/26/2016)... 2016 Story Highlights: ... within the health care industry is causing providers to ... , Deloitte offers a suite of solutions for health ... efficient cost optimization: labor resource analysis, revenue cycle optimization ... better outcomes and better economics ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016   Bay Area Lyme Foundation , ... Center for Tick Borne Illness , Harvard Medical ... Hacking Medicine, University of California, Berkeley, and the ... five finalists of Lyme Innovation , the ... 100 scientists, clinicians, researchers, entrepreneurs, and investors from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... -- Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: DHRM ... sells medical devices and wearable sleep respiratory products in ... agreement with Hongyuan Supply Chain Management Co., Ltd. (hereinafter ... 2016, to develop Dehaier,s new Internet medical technology business. ... leverage Hongyuan Supply Chain,s sales platform to reach Dehaier,s ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/27/2016)... Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) , ... June 27, 2016 , ... ... leader in retailers of Eyeglasses . , Millions of individuals in the United ... life, eyeglasses have become a way to both correct vision and make a fashion ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Brent Kasmer, a legally blind and certified personal trainer ... through a fitness app. The fitness app plans to fix the two major problems leading ... a one size fits all type program , They don’t eliminate all the ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... "With 30 hand-drawn hand gesture animations, FCPX ... Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , ProHand Cartoon’s package transforms over ... Cut Pro X . Simply select a ProHand generator and drag it above media ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Canada (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... Conventional ... pursuit of success. In terms of the latter, setting the bar too high can ... risk more than just slow progress toward their goal. , Research from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... The Pulmonary Hypertension Association ... it will receive two significant new grants to support its work to advance ... 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and scientists for their work in ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):