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Are you ready for the fast approaching compliance date for UDI?

Check out the press release Maetrics just released: Maetrics unveils the current landscape of UDI in the USA and the substantial benefits of early compliance in latest free whitepaper.

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After The Approval: Perfecting Your Postmarket Surveillance

Maetrics’ Senior Manager, Parminder Kalle, highlights the importance of understanding and correctly implementing PMS mechanisms for manufacturers wishing to introduce or maintain distribution of devices in markets with new postmarket requirements.

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Maetrics Division Donates 50 Laptops to Local High School

Indianapolis (5/4/2016) Theoris Group’s Maetrics Division was pleased to donate 50 laptops to Lawrence North High School.  Located in Indianapolis, Lawrence North is a Four-Star School with over 2,300 students.

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Maetrics Discusses the ROI of Compliance in Event with ABHI

Maetrics partners with the Association of British Healthcare Industries (ABHI) to host a highly informative seminar on “The ROI of good quality and compliance”. The aim of the seminar was to provide regulatory executives and leaders in the medical device industry a variety of viewpoints on how to successfully integrate quality management and corporate compliance in order to achieve the best Return On Investment (ROI).

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Maetrics UK Office Launches New Seminar Series and Publishes its 2016 Training Courses

Maetrics, dedicated to guiding life sciences companies through the challenges related to quality, regulatory, and compliance, recently published its 2016 training courses and newly offered seminars in the UK. Maetrics’ seminars are aimed at C-level executives and directors to inform on topical quality and regulatory issues to ensure their business can appropriately plan, budget, and be prepared for compliance in the ever changing regulated environment. Register online or view our complete 2016 brochure.

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Maetrics Promotes Beth Crandall to Managing Director

Indianapolis (2/3/2016) Maetrics, a global management consulting firm providing life science companies with deep quality, compliance, and regulatory solutions, recently promoted Beth Crandall to the role of Managing Director. Ms. Crandall’s duties will expand to leading client engagement strategies and solutions as well as providing technical oversight on managing key client relationships.

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Regulatory Outlook – Avoid Form 483 Observations & Warning Letters

An FDA inspection can be nerve-wracking. As published in January’s edition of MDDI magazine (page 24), learn what Maetrics leader Norm Rabin advises you can do in person during an inspection to avoid receiving Form 483 observations or a warning letter.

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Maetrics Announces Ed Roach as Managing Director

Indianapolis (1/14/2016) Maetrics, a global management consulting firm providing life science companies with deep quality, compliance, regulatory solutions, recently named Ed Roach as Managing Director. In this role, Mr. Roach will lead engagement strategies and solutions delivery for Maetrics clients as well as provide oversight to managing key client relationships.

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Top Maetrics Executive Outlines Common Pitfalls of New FDA UDI Implementation and How to Avoid Them, at BioMed Boston

(Boston, Massachusetts USA) About six months ago, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released new rules which require most medical devices distributed in the United States to bear a Unique Device Identification, or a UDI. Debara Reese, Vice President, Quality and Compliance, for global life sciences compliance consulting firm, Maetrics, recently spoke at the BioMed Conference in Boston where she explained, “The most common pitfall I’ve seen regarding UDI implementation is underestimating the complexity of the project. This is not just a labeling issue; it involves multiple departments and functions, including suppliers and distributors. It requires time, money and resources.”

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European Medical Device Manufacturers Face New Regulations Starting in 2016, According to Top Compliance Consulting Executive

Maetrics’ European Managing Director Outlines The Demands And Costs Of Implementation, At Med-Tech Innovation Expo.

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Top Life Sciences Consulting Executive Outlines Effective CAPA Systems at Medical Device Conference in New York Tomorrow

(New York, NY) In the last few years, the fastest growing item cited in FDA warning letters to medical device and pharmaceutical companies is the identification of insufficient CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action) programs as a source of significant quality system weakness. Debara R. Reese, Vice President, Quality and Compliance, at global life sciences compliance consulting firm, Maetrics, will speak on “Effective CAPA Systems” at MD&M East, at Javits Center in New York on June 10 at 1:20 p.m., one of the largest medical device conferences in the U.S.

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Best Practices for Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA) Presented by Distinguished Quality and Compliance Executive at Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Leadership Roundtable

(San Diego, California USA) During the last few years, there has been growing attention given by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to the implementation of corrective and preventive actions (CAPA) at medical device and pharmaceutical companies. Inspections and actions by the FDA are as concerned about the process for identifying and correcting an issue and making sure it doesn’t happen again, as it is about the issue itself.

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Maetrics Announces New President Steve Cottrell to Lead International Life Sciences Consulting Company

Indianapolis – (March 10, 2015) – Maetrics, the global leader in life sciences consulting, today announced that Steve Cottrell, previously vice president of sales, will assume the role of company president.

Cottrell has demonstrated commendable success since joining Maetrics in 2013. Prior to that, Cottrell served in executive positions at DOCS, a division of the global clinical research organization ICON plc; i3 Research, a division of United Health; as well as inVentiv Health and AAI Pharma.

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Maetrics Successfully Hosts Conference in Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich – May 28, 2015 – Maetrics, an international leader in life sciences consulting, successfully hosted its first event in Zurich, Switzerland today. The conference, “The Cost of Non-Compliance – How New Regulation is Re-shaping the Medical Technology Industry,” was made available to an exclusive audience of industry executives.

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Maetrics Provides Laptops for Outreach Inc. High School Graduates

Indianapolis, Ind. – June 13, 2015 – Maetrics, an international leader in life sciences consulting, recently partnered with Outreach Inc. to provide laptops for a class of 23 high school graduates. Outreach Inc. is a faith-based nonprofit organization that helps homeless teens find stability and transform their lives. The graduates will go on to pursue their studies, work full-time or learn a trade. Read more about the graduates and their post-graduation plans in the Indianapolis Star.

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American Medical Device Summit

Chicago, Illinois – September 21st & 22nd, 2015. The American Medical Device Summit sets the standard on how the industry should connect and exchange ideas. This year, Norm Rabin spoke on Global Quality Workflow, outlining a 5-step transition from manual to automated compliance processes. Norm’s full presentation can be found here: SlideShare – Global Quality Workflow – Manual to Automated Compliance Process

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