Newsletter - November 2014

MassMEDIC MedTech Showcase to Feature 20 Company Presentations & MedTech Legend, Dr. Tom Fogarty – November 7

Plan to join us for the region’s premier event for emerging MedTech companies. Program highlights include:

18 ten-minute presentations by leading MedTech start-ups; MedTech M&A Activity Report; Panel Presentation - Funding Innovation in MedTech: Lessons from the Biopharma Industry; David Cassak interviews Dr. Thomas Fogarty; and a presentation on reimbursement strategies.

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Reach MedTech Decision Makers Through a MassMEDIC Event Sponsorship

Raise visibility and generate interest for your business by sponsoring an upcoming MassMEDIC event. With over 350 members representing manufacturers, product developers, suppliers, research institutions and academic health centers, MassMEDIC provides an ideal forum for companies to promote their products and services among the region’s MedTech community. For information on sponsoring a MassMEDIC event, please contact MassMEDIC President Tom Sommer at

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November/December Calendar of Events – Seminars & Webinars!

November 21 - Successful 510(k) Clearance: Strategies for Winning Substantial Equivalency Arguments

December 5 - MassMEDIC Webinar: What's an IC-DISC and How Can it Save Your MedTech Company Tax Dollars?

December 9 - MassMEDIC Webinar: The Business Case for Patenting Mobile Medical Apps and other Medical Device Software - Followed by 30 Minutes of IP Attorney - Ask Me Anything (AMA)

December 11 - FDA Update – in conjunction with ASQ – New England Biomedical Discussion Group & RAPS

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MassMEDIC Welcomes New Members

Healthcare Optics Research Laboratory-Canon USA, Inc.
Helix Medical
Nutter, McClennen & Fish, LLP
The Cambridge Cleanrooms Corp.

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MedTech Articles of Interest

“Med-tech Innovation Happening at Speed of Technology, not Healthcare”
Report: Medical device prices declined 5% in August
Cleveland Clinic’s Top 10 Innovations for 2015
4 Too-Close-to-Call Midterm Races that Matter to Medtech

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