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April 23 - 25, 2025

Columbus, OH

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April 25, 2024 @ 1:00 pm


2:00 pm

Toward Regulatory Reliance

International Track

In a rapidly evolving global regulatory landscape, reliance and streamlined regulatory processes are critical for fostering innovation and ensuring timely patient access to medical devices. This session delves deep into the journey of regulatory reliance and outlines the future for regulatory innovation to accelerate patient access to safe and effective medical devices.
By the end of this session, attendees will have a comprehensive understanding of the trajectory of regulatory reliance and the collaborative spirit between regulators and industry.


Fatemeh Razjouyan, Director of Regulatory Policy, International and Harmonization | Global Regulatory Policy, Medtronic


Augusto Geyer, General Manager, Medical Devices, ANVISA

Tammy Steuerwald, Global Head of Regulatory Policy, Foundational Principles and Supranational Organizations, Roche

Melissa Torres, Associate Director for International Affairs, Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), FDA

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