9/13-17/14 Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT 2014) in Washington, D.C.
9/10/14 ANSYS Medical Device Innovation Summit in Minneapolis, MN
8/17-20/14 ASME Advanced Design & Manufacturing Impact Forum in Buffalo, NY
7/9/14 Congressional hearing on 21st Century Cures: Modernizing Clinical Trials in Washington, DC
7/9-10/14 Clinical Operations and Outsourcing in Medical Device Trials in Minneapolis, MN
6/26-27/14 MDIC Modeling & Simulation Summit in Washington, DC
6/25/14 MDIC 2014 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC
5/22/14 OCTANe’s Technology Investor Forum in Orange County, CA
5/21/14 MedTech Investing Conference in Minneapolis, MN
5/19/14 Additive Manufacturing: Medical & Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA
5/7-9/14: ASME 2014 Verification and Validation Symposium in Las Vegas, NV
4/7-10/14 Design of Medical Devices Conference featuring Bill Murray, CEO, and Dawn Bardot, PhD, Senior Program Manager, CM&S, in a regulatory science symposium
10/1/13 RAPS: The Regulatory Convergence
7/9/13 The FDA and Regulatory Science in Minnetonka, MN
6/18/13 MD&M East Conference in Philadelphia, PA
Please contact us to schedule an event in your community.
8/27/14 MDIC is gauging member interest in a possible initiative to explore global harmonization of clinical trial standards. If you are a member of the medical device community, please help us learn more about this issue by taking this short survey.
8/27/14 Q&A with Bennett Levitan. In a conversation with MDIC, an expert on benefit-risk assessment explains the importance of patient preferences in the development and regulatory review of drugs and medical devices.
8/15/14 FDA announces pilot program for qualification of medical device development tools
7/9/14 MDIC gives Congressional testimony at a 21st Century Cures hearing on modernizing clinical trials. Watch the hearing here (MDIC president Bill Murray’s testimony begins at 29:10). Read Murray’s written testimony here.
7/1/14 MDIC Newsletter, July 2014
6/26/14 View presentations given at MDIC’s 2014 Annual Meeting.
6/12/14 Q&A with Marc Horner. In a conversation with MDIC, the technical lead for health care at ANSYS reflects on current and future applications for modeling and simulation, from hip replacements to cerebral aneurysms.
5/22/14 MDIC update
5/9/14 MDIC update
4/21/14 MDIC update
3/19/14 Bloomberg BNA: MDIC “off to a very good start,” FDA’s Hamburg says
3/14/14 MDIC Newsletter, March 2014
3/10/13 Compass Magazine: SIMULATING HUMANS: 3D modeling opens new research pathways in medicine
2/3/14 The Gray Sheet: Device innovation consortium plans to finish patient-centered project this year
12/19/13 MDIC Newsletter, December 2013
8/13/13 MDIC Newsletter, August 2013
5/28/13 MDIC holds second Board of Directors meeting
Focused on the Medical Device Industry
MDIC is the only public-private partnership (PPP) focused exclusively on the strategic needs of the medical device industry. MDIC is designed to create a collaborative environment where the industry, nonprofit organizations, and government can work together to advance pre-competitive medical device research so that the medical device community can keep pace with the needs of patients in the United States in a more timely manner.
Focused on Regulatory Science
Regulatory science refers to the development and evaluation of new tools, methods, standards, and applied science that support a better understanding and improved evaluation of product safety, quality, effectiveness, and manufacturing throughout the product life cycle.
Focused on Improving Health
MDIC has been formed to add value at the intersecting needs of the medical device industry, the FDA, and the related organizations that are together responsible for a vibrant medical device industry that serves the public health needs of the United States.