Applications for cybersecurity threat modeling bootcamps now open

Technical and regulatory professionals in the medical device sector are invited to attend a free two-day intensive workshop on managing cybersecurity risks in medical devices and diagnostics. MDIC plans to offer two bootcamps this year — one in the Washington, D.C., metro area and one in California — and dates and additional information about the […]

Comment period for white paper on patient input extended to May 1

MDIC is seeking public comments on a white paper titled Maximizing Patient Input in the Design and Development of Medical Device Clinical Trials, which provides medical device developers with a compilation of best practices and approaches to enhance their ability to engage patients in clinical trial design. The final report will become part of MDIC’s […]

Materials now available from MDIC’s EFS Budgeting Best Practices Workshop

On February 26, 2020 in Arlington, VA, MDIC led a workshop of leading sponsors and sites with extensive Early Feasibility Study (EFS) experience to share EFS budgeting best practices and roundtable discussions to identify concrete improvement steps that can be taken. Materials from this workshop are now available on our website.

Patient Engagement Forum Postponed

MDIC’s Patient Engagement Forum, originally scheduled for March 26, 2020, has been postponed. Check back for more information once we confirm a new date for our event. Read our full announcement here.

MDIC releases key element of resources that will be part of its Framework for Patient Input in Medical Device Clinical Trials

MDIC is seeking public comments on its Maximizing Patient Input in the Design and Development of Medical Device Clinical Trials white paper in support of the Framework for Patient Input in Medical Device Clinical Trials that is set to be completed this year. Developing patient-centered medical product trials has the potential to improve the patient experience in clinical trials, […]

MDIC seeks feedback on use of Resource Library

The Resource Library is a valuable information-sharing service MDIC offers to the public in order to share the work that we’re doing to advance the future of healthcare for patient benefit. If you’ve downloaded one of our reports, studies, or publications for and about the device and diagnostics industry, we want to hear from you! […]

MDIC releases list of top medical technology conferences for 2020

In a rapidly growing industry, it can easily become challenging to keep up with all of the events that are hosted each year. Whether you’re looking to network with other industry professionals, learn more about the latest device regulations, or become more educated on industry-related topics, there are countless events to choose from. To make […]

MDIC Announces Two New Board Members

The Medical Device Innovation Consortium (MDIC) is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to the Board of Directors: Jean Slutsky and Gary Johnson. The Board provides leadership for carrying out the Consortium’s mission to promote patient access to safe and effective medical technologies. Jean R. Slutsky is the Chief Engagement and Dissemination Officer […]

MDIC Releases Case for Quality CAPA Process Improvement Whitepaper

MDIC’s Case for Quality program today released a whitepaper recasting the Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) process as a continuous improvement process and to design a less burdensome process that drives higher product quality and improved patient safety. The whitepaper summarizes the initial findings and recommendations developed by a joint team from MDIC, the medical […]

MDIC Awarded Funding for Expansion of Case for Quality and Cybersecurity Threat Modeling

MDIC announced today that it has been awarded $2.8 million in funding by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the expansion of the Case for Quality and medical device cybersecurity programs. Read the full press release here.