FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 10, 2017
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Maureen L. Mulvihill, Ph.D./814-355-0003
DR. MAUREEN L. MULVIHILL NAMED TO ADVAMED ACCEL BOARD
BELLEFONTE, PA – Actuated Medical, Inc. (AMI) co-founder and CEO Dr. Maureen L. Mulvihill was recently appointed to the AdvaMed Accel Board of Directors (BOD). The nomination was formally ratified on Wednesday, September 27 at the AdvaMed BOD meeting held during The MedTech Conference in San Jose, California.
“In my work with AdvaMed over the last few years, I have seen the impact that membership has had on the growth of Actuated Medical. By serving on the Accel BOD, I can be a strong voice for other emerging medical device companies.”
A member of AdvaMed Accel for many years, Mulvhill and several AMI employees actively participate in working groups, staying up-to-date on current policies and regulations that impact medical device companies while contributing to the discussion. Mulvihill has competed in pitch events through MedTech Innovator, making the 2017 Top 100. Maureen has also spoken on panels at AdvaMed’s annual Conference and been invited to a number of exclusive events.
About AdvaMed Accel
AdvaMed Accel is the division within AdvaMed dedicated to the needs of smaller medical technology manufacturers. It is the vision of AdvaMed Accel to be the leader in advancing medical technology by bolstering the industry’s emerging and early-growth enterprises – the drivers of disruptive innovation, job creation, and economic expansion.
Governed by AdvaMed Accel Board of Directors, this division is committed to ensuring the voice of small pioneering and entrepreneurial companies is always heard by policymakers. AdvaMed Accel focuses on facilitating a policy environment conducive to capital formation and innovation, advocating for domestic and international payment and regulatory policies that are favorable to emerging companies, and providing educational meetings and opportunities for emerging and early-growth company leaders and professionals.
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About Actuated Medical, Inc.
Actuated Medical develops medical devices that integrate electronically controlled motion to improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs. Their development process focuses on IP, regulatory, and reimbursement strategies to decrease commercialization risk and attract medical device technology acquisition partnerships. Their devices solve unmet clinical needs in target markets e.g., GI, critical care and pediatrics. Actuated Medical a certified women-owned business located in Bellefonte, PA and is ISO 13485:2003 certified.