SOTU Reaction: AdvaMed Applauds Free Trade, Calls for Device Tax Repeal to Advance Innovation EconomyBy: Press Release | January 21, 2015
“AdvaMed applauds the president’s ongoing support for international trade. U.S. medical technology manufacturers need a level playing field to retain their global leadership. We look forward to supporting a strong and ambitious Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) that includes solid provisions on transparency and procedural fairness, and addresses important technical regulatory barriers."
By: Press Release | January 13, 2015
“This tax is an anchor on American economic growth. Our industry has long been an engine of growth, driving medical innovation and producing well-paying manufacturing and advanced science and technical jobs. That’s why there is broad bipartisan support to repeal this tax and we urge Congress to act quickly,” said Stephen J. Ubl, President and CEO of AdvaMed. “Today’s news that U.S. leadership in medical research is eroding underscores the need to address this tax quickly before further harm is done.”
By: Press Release | January 12, 2015
The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) and RCT Ventures announce that the 2015 finals of the MedTech Innovator competition, which identifies and rewards outstanding early-stage medical device companies, will take place at AdvaMed 2015: The MedTech Conference, October 5-7 in San Diego.