Australia’s med device ‘Fast Track’ changes–webinar

[grow_thumb image=”” thumb_width=”150″ /]For over a decade, the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has had a ‘fast track’ expedited review program in place for medical device importers–including mobile health–with existing CE Marks. Now this program, after a long campaign, will be extended to Australian manufacturers–and there are other changes. Arthur Brandwood, who spearheaded this effort, will be conducting a free webinar on Tuesday 18 November, noon Eastern Time (US). It will cover Australia’s aggressive deregulatory agenda, their tax incentive (43.5 percent for R&D expenditure), the simple process for regulation of clinical trials and TGA’s web based submission process for device approvals. (more…)

The 10x Medical Device Conference

12-14 May 2014, Minneapolis, Minnesota, DoubleTree by Hilton – Minneapolis Park Place

Top industry experts headline this conference designed for professionals in (and serving) the medical device industry, with an emphasis on medical device companies in high growth mode. It focuses on strategies to help grow small- to mid-sized medical device companies.This conference is organized annually by the 200,000+ member Medical Devices Group on LinkedIn. Agenda, speakers, conference and registration information. Hat tip to Joe Hage of the MDG.