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Feb 02, 2017, 14:23 ET AdvaMed Joins Global Initiative to Address Growing Burden of Cancer Worldwide

AdvaMed today announced a partnership with the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), supporting their C/Can 2025: City Cancer Challenge, a...


Feb 18, 2016, 06:30 ET AdvaMed Names Scott Whitaker CEO and President

The Board of Directors of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) announced today that Scott Whitaker will be its next president and...


Feb 23, 2015, 01:55 ET Conferencia en América Latina destaca las tendencias de cumplimiento y las mejores prácticas en un mercado en rápida evolución

El compromiso de la industria de la tecnología médica con la integridad en la toma de decisiones médicas y compras ocupará un lugar central en la...


Feb 23, 2015, 01:55 ET Conferência latino-americana destaca mudanças em conformidade e melhores práticas no mercado em rápida evolução

O compromisso da indústria de tecnologia médica com a integridade na tomada de decisão e compras médicas será o destaque na Latin America Compliance...


Dec 17, 2014, 03:51 ET BD Chairman, President and CEO Vincent Forlenza Named Chairman of AdvaMed's Board of Directors

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that BD Chairman, President and CEO Vincent A. Forlenza has been named chairman ...


Oct 08, 2014, 03:37 ET AdvaMed Announces Cell Habitats as Business Plan Competition Winner

AdvaMed's Emerging Growth Company Council (EGCC) announced Monday that Cell Habitats has been awarded the Virginia Shimer Rybski Memorial Award,...


Sep 09, 2014, 11:15 ET September is National Aging Month: Resources Available on Importance of Treatment for Cataracts, Osteoarthritis and Diabetes

In recognition of National Aging Month, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has released resources on the benefit and patient value ...


Mar 26, 2014, 09:00 ET Covidien Chairman, President and CEO José Almeida Named Chairman of AdvaMed's Board of Directors

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that José "Joe" E. Almeida, Chairman, President and CEO of Covidien, has been...


Jul 08, 2013, 12:06 ET AdvaMed Supports Comprehensive Tax Reform Repeal of the Medical Device Tax Important First Step

Stephen J. Ubl, president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), released the following statement in response to...


Feb 02, 2013, 01:34 ET AdvaMed se opone al aumento de impuestos en los dispositivos médicos en Puerto Rico

La siguiente declaración fue publicada hoy por Stephen J. Ubl, presidente y director ejecutivo de Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed),...


Feb 01, 2013, 03:46 ET AdvaMed Opposes Puerto Rico Medical Device Tax Increase

The following statement was released today by Stephen J. Ubl, president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), in response ...


Nov 12, 2012, 08:30 ET AdvaMed Launches MVP Mentoring Portal for Veterans

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today launched MedicalTechnologyVeterans.org, a web portal that links job-seeking veterans to...


Oct 01, 2012, 07:00 ET Medical Technology Veterans Program Kicks Off at AdvaMed 2012 in Boston

AdvaMed 2012: The MedTech Conference — The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced the launch of the Medical Technology...


Aug 28, 2012, 12:53 ET Attention Veterans: New Medtech Job Training Program Accepting Applications through Friday, August 31

The Medical Technology Veterans Program (MVP) Boot Camp for Returning Heroes, a new year-long program to help military veterans find jobs in the...


May 31, 2012, 12:32 ET AdvaMed Commends House Progress on Repealing Medical Device Tax

Stephen J. Ubl, president and CEO of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed), issued the following statement on today's mark-up in the...


May 14, 2012, 02:00 ET AdvaMed & BioOhio Discuss MedTech Impact on Ohio's Economy, Job Creation

Top leaders representing America's advanced medical technology and diagnostics industry came together today to discuss pressing public policy issues...


Jun 09, 2010, 01:30 ET Report Shows the Medical Technology Industry Is Strong Contributor to U.S. Economy

A new study released today by the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) shows the medical technology industry is a strong and vibrant...


Apr 20, 2010, 12:40 ET Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Joins AdvaMed Dx

AdvaMed Dx, a division of the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) focused on topics affecting the in vitro diagnostics industry, is...


Mar 04, 2010, 10:49 ET James V. Mazzo of Abbott Medical Optics Named Chairman of AdvaMed's Board of Directors

The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that Abbott Medical Optics President James V. Mazzo starts a two-year term as...