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By Matt Skoufalos The Human Vaccines Project of New York, New York has added former Australian Parliament member Julie Bishop to its board of directors, Dutch virologist Jaap Goudsmit as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and SVP, and Soumya Swaminathan of the World Health Organization and Jerome Kim of the International Vaccine Institute to its Scientific Steering Committee. Bishop currently chairs the […]

By Matt Skoufalos   Community Hospital Corporation of Plano, Texas will see its supply chain leader, Tony Ybarra, retire from that position. Ybarra will continue as SVP of CHC Supply Trust, the supply chain services arm of Community Hospital Corporation, and CHC Consulting, until his retirement date: October 31, 2019. Prior to joining CHC in 2007, […]

3M has announced that a federal court dismissed all of the federal lawsuits against the 3M Bair Hugger system.

By Matt Skoufalos   The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute of Detroit, Michigan added thoracic surgeon David I. Sternberg. Sternberg also will serve on the Karmanos tumor board. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Board of Surgery, Society of Thoracic Surgery, and the American Board of Thoracic Surgeons.   FAIR Health of […]

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the fee rates and payment procedures for medical device user fees for fiscal year (FY) 2020. The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act), as amended by the Medical Device User Fee Amendments of 2017 (MDUFA IV), authorizes FDA to collect user fees for certain medical […]

By Matt Skoufalos   Applied BioMath of Concord, Massachusetts added Alison Betts as Senior Director of Scientific Collaborations and Fellow of Modeling & Simulation. Betts had an extensive modeling and simulation career at Pfizer, Inc., transferring from the United Kingdom to Connecticut in 2007, and most recently in the biomedicines design department in Cambridge, Massachusetts.   […]

By Matt Skoufalos   The Arizona-based Phoenix Children’s Hospital has named Rajeev Bhatia chief of its pulmonology division. Bhatia joins Phoenix Children’s from Akron Children’s Hospital of Ohio, where he spent eight years, most recently as medical director of the Clinical Exercise Physiology Lab in the Robert T. Stone Respiratory Center.   Zynex Inc. of Englewood, […]

“We show strong growth and improved cash flow during the second quarter”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “However, I am not satisfied with the margins, and we will intensify our efforts to strengthen the profitability of the operations in general.” Getinge is today reporting an increase in organic sales by 4.0% and […]

A new FDA Voices entry titled “Preventing Medical Device Shortages by Ensuring Safe and Effective Sterilization in Manufacturing” is now available. The entry is co-written by Suzanne B. Schwartz, M.D., M.B.A., Deputy Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation and Acting Office Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), and CAPT […]

By Matt Skoufalos GlobalMed Group of Scottsdale, Arizona has named Robert Rennie its VP of EMEA. Rennie joins the company from Atomiton, Inc., where he held the same title. Rennie also has developed EMEA sales strategies for companies like KPR Consultants Limited, Datacom Systems Inc., and Danaher.   Healthmark Industries of Fraser, Michigan has named […]

By Matt Skoufalos The Human Vaccines Project of New York, New York has added former Australian Parliament member Julie Bishop to its board of directors, Dutch virologist Jaap Goudsmit as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and SVP, and Soumya Swaminathan of the World Health Organization and Jerome Kim of the International Vaccine Institute to its Scientific Steering Committee. Bishop currently chairs the […]

By Matt Skoufalos   Community Hospital Corporation of Plano, Texas will see its supply chain leader, Tony Ybarra, retire from that position. Ybarra will continue as SVP of CHC Supply Trust, the supply chain services arm of Community Hospital Corporation, and CHC Consulting, until his retirement date: October 31, 2019. Prior to joining CHC in 2007, […]

3M has announced that a federal court dismissed all of the federal lawsuits against the 3M Bair Hugger system.

By Matt Skoufalos   The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute of Detroit, Michigan added thoracic surgeon David I. Sternberg. Sternberg also will serve on the Karmanos tumor board. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Board of Surgery, Society of Thoracic Surgery, and the American Board of Thoracic Surgeons.   FAIR Health of […]

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the fee rates and payment procedures for medical device user fees for fiscal year (FY) 2020. The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act), as amended by the Medical Device User Fee Amendments of 2017 (MDUFA IV), authorizes FDA to collect user fees for certain medical […]

By Matt Skoufalos   Applied BioMath of Concord, Massachusetts added Alison Betts as Senior Director of Scientific Collaborations and Fellow of Modeling & Simulation. Betts had an extensive modeling and simulation career at Pfizer, Inc., transferring from the United Kingdom to Connecticut in 2007, and most recently in the biomedicines design department in Cambridge, Massachusetts.   […]

By Matt Skoufalos   The Arizona-based Phoenix Children’s Hospital has named Rajeev Bhatia chief of its pulmonology division. Bhatia joins Phoenix Children’s from Akron Children’s Hospital of Ohio, where he spent eight years, most recently as medical director of the Clinical Exercise Physiology Lab in the Robert T. Stone Respiratory Center.   Zynex Inc. of Englewood, […]

“We show strong growth and improved cash flow during the second quarter”, says Mattias Perjos, President & CEO at Getinge. “However, I am not satisfied with the margins, and we will intensify our efforts to strengthen the profitability of the operations in general.” Getinge is today reporting an increase in organic sales by 4.0% and […]

A new FDA Voices entry titled “Preventing Medical Device Shortages by Ensuring Safe and Effective Sterilization in Manufacturing” is now available. The entry is co-written by Suzanne B. Schwartz, M.D., M.B.A., Deputy Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation and Acting Office Director, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), and CAPT […]

By Matt Skoufalos GlobalMed Group of Scottsdale, Arizona has named Robert Rennie its VP of EMEA. Rennie joins the company from Atomiton, Inc., where he held the same title. Rennie also has developed EMEA sales strategies for companies like KPR Consultants Limited, Datacom Systems Inc., and Danaher.   Healthmark Industries of Fraser, Michigan has named […]