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June 3, 2016
Neil Fraser of MEDTRonic Canada Appointed as Chair of the MEDEC Board of Directors
MEDEC, the national association representing Canada’s medical technology companies, is pleased to welcome Neil Fraser as Chair of the MEDEC Board of Directors. He is joined by seven new Board members: Rollie Cameron (Johnson & Johnson Medical Products), Mat Dinneen (Bard), François Drolet (Roche Diagnostics), Michela Juran (Welch Allyn), YJ Oh (Edwards Lifesciences), Cameron Piron (Synaptive Medical) and Stephen Thompson (Baxter).
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February 11, 2016
Participate in the MEDEC - Mercer Life Sciences Compensation Survey
MEDEC and Mercer (Canada) partner to deliver the Mercer Life Sciences (MLS) Compensation Survey as a valuable resource providing companies with need-to-know information about compensation practices in the medical device industry. Covering a broad set of positions across pre-clinical and clinical research, engineering, medical affairs, sales, marketing, and production, as well as the full range of general infrastructure/support functions, you will have all the data needed to attract and retain top talent.
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September 10, 2015
Ontario's Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care announced today that the government has appointed William Charnetski as the province's first-ever Chief Health Innovation Strategist. While Mr. Charnetski's responsibilities in this role will be wide-ranging, he will ultimately 'champion Ontario's health technology innovation sector'.
Ontario Appoints William Charnetski as Province's First-Ever Chief Health Innovation Strategist
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June 25, 2015
MEDEC and BioNova Launch Strategic Partnership
MEDEC and BioNova, the Nova Scotia Biotechnology and LifeSciences Industry Association, are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding that will leverage the regional strengths of each association for the benefit of patients, and the medical technology industry...for the complete release click here
April 23, 2015
ONtario Budget Initiatives Strengthen the Province's Medical Technology Industry
MEDEC is very pleased that the 2015 Ontario budget announced that the province will be implementing the transformative recommendations put forward by the provincially appointed Ontario Health Innovation Council (OHIC) in their report, The Catalyst: Towards an Ontario Health Innovation Strategy, which was provided to the government in December 2014.
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