What You’ll Learn at the MD&M West Nelson Laboratories Classroom on Materials Selection and ISO 10993 Biocompatibility Update

Thor Rollins, Biocompatibility Expert and Consultation MangerCytotoxicity-testing

Agenda:

Thor Rollins will present the latest information on standards affecting materials selection for medical device manufacturers at the 2014 MD&M West Conference. Thor is a Biocompatibility Expert and Consulting Manager at Nelson Laboratories in Salt Lake City, Utah. His presentation will include:

  • An overview of changes to last year’s FDA draft document, including rationale for the changes and how the draft may affect medical device manufacturers
  • Strategies and considerations for selecting materials for devices before development or early in the development cycle
  • What medical device manufacturers can do to proactively ensure materials are safe before the design stage
  • A summary of qualification processes required to ensure the safety of materials

Take Away:

  • Attendees will learn how to make smarter choices while selecting materials for medical devices, allowing them to save time and money later in the validation process
  • Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of the FDA’s intentions regarding implementation of ISO 10993, helping them be prepared before the FDA draft becomes an official guidance document

Details:

Thor will present for approximately one hour at the Nelson Laboratories classroom in 208AB on February 12, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

Register at www.canontradeshows.com/expo/west14/conference-nelson-rsvp.html

Nelson Laboratories website: www.nelsonlabs.com

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