Dr Greg Roger has been appointed to the Prostheses List Advisory Committee (PLAC) by the Minister of Health, the Hon Sussan Ley. As part of the government’s agenda to reform the cost of medical devices, the committee has been tasked with advising the government on additional changes to the prosthesis list. As a former board […]
Vestech, working with Cryptych P/L, Spinal Developments P/L and Sabre P/L has developed a sterile, single-use driver for the Precision screw. The driver, which securely grips the screw and releases it once inserted, without moving parts, is now available in a sterile single use pack allowing surgeons and hospitals greater flexibility in utilizing the Precision […]
Vestech is working closely with Sabre Medical to validate Sabre’s ETO sterilization process for the Precision Screw developed by Cryptych. The validation process is scheduled for completion within a month. Sabre Medical’s efforts in bringing this service to the medical device community in Australia are to be commended.
Vestech helps achieve CE Mark, TGA approval and FDA clearance for Cryptych’s innovative spinal implant.
Vestech recently visited the Archibald Prize exhibition during a Corporate Sponsors evening, taking up the opportunity to view the artworks without the usual hustle and bustle of regular gallery hours. Good corporate citizenship is a key guiding principle of Vestech. Additionally, exposure to the creative arts stimulates the mind and assists in the inventive process. Plus […]
The Australian Institute of Physics is holding a one day seminar entitled “Physics of the Mind”. With speakers covering aspects of the mind from Buddhist meditation through to computers that can win at Jeopardy, it is sure to be a thought provoking day.
The time is now for Australia to take definitive steps to promote a thriving Medical Device sector which employs people, creates wealth and improves Australia’s future in a competitive world. CSL’s decision to locate a new plant in Switzerland speaks to the need for the AIM Tax Incentive, which has been clearly shown.
Vestech headlined the Medical Devices Seminar, sponsored by ICN WA, on August 12th, 2014. Attendees from across industry heard from Vestech’s CEO, Dr Greg Roger, as well as Dr Cheryl McRae of the TGA, James Brennan of Design and Industry and Dr Stewart Washer of Cynata Therapuetics.
Removing bureaucratic hurdles, through the JOBS Act in the US, has been shown to directly stimulate commercialisation of innovation.
estech’s CEO, Dr Greg Roger, will be chairing a seminar in Perth August 12 for ICN. This seminar, covering Regulatory Issues and Commercialisation Essentials is a development from the two seminars held in Sydney and Melbourne in MAy and June this year as part of the Federal Government’s Advocate Program.