is receiving up to $990,000 through FedDev Ontario's Prosperity Initiative for its small- and medium-sized enterprise (SME) division, the Canadian MedTech Manufacturers' Alliance (CMMA) to establish the New Horizons for MedTech program.
This initiative demonstrates the importance and focus on collaboratively ensuring that there is a high level of due diligence, as well as respective training and resource offerings by our industry when companies are utilizing third-party representatives" said Brian Lewis, President/ CEO of MEDEC
is the national association for the Canadian medical technology industry, and MedilinkUK is the leading network of regionally-based organizations working to grow the economic impact of UK Life Sciences.
Featuring a fresh new design and navigation, the refreshed website was developed to make MEDEC
and medical technology information more readily available to members, industry partners and the healthcare community.
To view a complete listing of the MEDEC
Board of Directors, go to http://www.
The availability of the new search engine was announced at the MEDEC
Conference in Paris, a major gathering of medical and healthcare professionals in France.
This, the 12th Conference of the Global Harmonization Task Force (GHTF), is being hosted by MEDEC
- Canada's Medical Technology Companies and Health Canada under the theme, "Realizing the Value of Technology," from May 12 -14, 2009 at The Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, Toronto.
Other professional experience includes serving on the Board and acting as Chairman from 1989-1995 of MEDEC
(association of Medical Device Companies of Canada) as well as providing consulting services for other medical devices and biotech companies.
is the primary source for advocacy, information and education on the medical device industry for members, the greater healthcare community, industry partners and the general public.
He is also the recipient of numerous awards including the MEDEC
Award, the Order of Canada, and the Order of Ontario.
launches its first awareness program: Transforming Health Through Medical Technology with a book and website (www.
is a member of MEDEC
(Medical Devices Canada), the national industry association representing more than 120 medical device and diagnostic companies.