Medical Devices SIG


Medical Devices Special Interest Group (MD SIG)



Beatrix Doerr


Committee Members:

Raquel Billiones

Jane Edwards

Claudia Frumento

Gillian Pritchard


SIG Supporting Members:

Diarmuid De Faoite

Helen Frampton

Iain Colquhoun


The objectives of the MD SIG are:


  • to provide a forum for EMWA members to discuss and share information in the area of medical devices and in vitro devices.

  • to ensure focus is given to this rapidly evolving medical communication speciality.

  • to support the implementation of the new EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR 2017/45) and the In Vitro Device Regulation (IVDR 2017/746).

  • to act as a resource and support group for medical communicators interested in getting into this field.

  • to increase the educational offerings of EMWA relevant to this field.


Activities in 2018:






We would like to hear your thoughts and ideas!

Contact us: (Raquel) or (Bea)