Patient MedTech Dialogue Workshop on the new Medical Device and In-vitro Diagnostics Regulations

Save the Date – 1 June 2017

On 1 June 2017, in the context of the Patient-MedTech Dialogue, EPF and MedTech Europe will organize a half a day workshop on the new Medical Devices and in vitro Diagnostics Regulations. During the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to understand and contribute to the patients’ and the industry’s perspectives and potential concerns about the new legislations. Furthermore, there will be an opportunity to exchange views on relevant elements of the Regulations, including transparency measures and information to patients, clinical evaluation and clinical performance and stakeholder involvement.

For further background information, please see EPF’s newly published medical device briefings here.

Please note that there will be a Patient-MedTech Dialogue Workshop on Access taking place the following morning on 2 June, from 9.00-13.00. Please click here for further information.

When and where?

On 1 June 2017, from 13.30-18.00. The workshop will be held in Brussels (Belgium) at the Thon Hotel EU. Please click here for the Agenda.

Who can participate?

Patients’ representatives from EPF membership who are interested to know more about medical devices, in vitro diagnostics devices, and the impact of the new EU Regulations for patients.

How to register.

If you would like to join the discussion, please register with Tímea Rezi Kató directly, by 5 May 2017. Travel and accommodation will be reimbursed by MedTech Europe. Please confirm your travel plans with Tímea prior to booking.