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Event Title
Webinar - Safer Technologies Program: Draft Guidance
November 06, 2019

November 06, 2019
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM EST
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Summary: On November 6, 2019, the FDA will host a webinar on the Safer Technologies Program for industry and others interested in learning more about the Program and draft guidance.

Background: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a draft guidance outlining the vision for the Safer Technologies Program for Medical Devices. Once the guidance is finalized, the program will be a voluntary pathway for certain medical devices that is expected to significantly improve the safety of currently available treatments or diagnostic devices for diseases or conditions that are less serious than those eligible for the Breakthrough Devices Program, but the use of which may be associated with serious or life-threatening risks.

Webinar Details

Registration is not necessary.

Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, EDT
To ensure you are connected, please dial-in 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar.

U.S. Callers Dial:

  • 888-390-1265
  • Conference Number: PWXW9561772
  • Passcode: 9092463

International Callers Dial:

  • 1-517-308-9327
  • Conference Number: PWXW9561772
  • Passcode: 9092463

To view the slide presentation during the webinar: https://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join.php?i=PWXW9561772&p=9092463&t=c

Following the webinar, a transcript, recording and slides will be available at:

We appreciate your feedback on our webinar program. Following the webinar, we will provide a link to a short survey about your FDA CDRH webinar experience, which should take no more than 5-10 minutes to complete. Your responses are confidential and will be used to help ensure the quality of our webinar program.

Note: The FDA does not provide Continuing Education Credits (CEU) or Certificates of Attendance for webinar attendance.

Target Audiences: Industry, third party review organizations, technology manufacturers (including start-up companies or labs), academic and research institutions, health care facilities, professional societies, foundations and other non-profits.

If you have any questions regarding this final guidance document, please contact CDRH's Division of Industry and Consumer Education (DICE) at dice@fda.hhs.gov, 1-800-638-2041, or 301-796-7100.

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