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MedTech Monthly

July 2016
Standards Matter: MedTech Europe signs EU standards initiative

Commitment towards a modern standardisation system

MedTech Europe has signed the Joint Initiative on Standardisation at a stakeholder event in Amsterdam on 13 June.

The Standing Men: Technologies for Life, 10-13 October

A light and sound installation

16 life-like models will be placed in front of the European Parliament and will voice the personal and professional views of Members and of the European Parliament, officials from the EU institutions, patients and other stakeholders.

In Short

Industry statement on patient access to healthcare

On the occasion of the MEP Interest Group meeting on Access to Healthcare (29 June), the four industry partners of PACT (Patient Access Partnership) released a statement on patient access to healthcare.


European MedTech Forum 2016: registration for parallel sessions is now open

There are only 7 days left to register to the European MedTech Forum 2016 with the Early Bird rate. Don’t miss this opportunity! 


MedTech Week 2016

European MedTech Week 2016, a resounding success – Coming together to discuss the role of medtech in addressing tomorrow’s healthcare needs!


New member joins Eucomed

Eucomed welcomes BTG as a new member.



Improving healthcare to become more patient-centred

Events & Trainings
10 - 13 October 2016

The Standing Men: Technologies for Life

17 - 19 October 2016

AdvaMed 2016

30 November - 02 December 2016

European MedTech Forum

In the media

Al Jazeera

Why you should be afraid of an antibiotic apocalypse


Medical device companies fear parallel regulation after Brexit vote


$2 Portable Test Rapidly Detects Zika in Saliva