Jul 14, 2017
Commenting on the Government’s announcement today (14 July 2017) regarding funding for the Accelerated Access Review (AAR), BIVDA’s Chief Executive, Doris-Ann Williams MBE, said:
"BIVDA very much welcomes the Government's announcement about funding towards practical support for the introduction of new medical technologies into the NHS."
Jun 12, 2017
Commenting on the result of the Election, BIVDA’s Chief Executive Doris-Ann Williams MBE said:
“Despite the surprising result of the General Election, BIVDA welcomes the decisive action taken by the Prime Minister to form a Government with support from the DUP."
May 15, 2017
Increasing the adoption of in vitro diagnostics (IVDs) should be a priority for the next Government, the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA) has stated in its 2017 General Election Manifesto.
May 09, 2017
The British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA) celebrated its milestone 25th Anniversary on Monday (8 May 2017) by hosting a reception for members and colleagues from across the life sciences industry.
Apr 05, 2017
The European Parliament has endorsed the new Regulation on In Vitro Diagnostics (IVDR), a development welcomed by the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA).
Mar 06, 2017
The productivity of the UK’s Life Sciences sector is more than double the UK average, says a new report launched today [6 March].
The PwC report, 'The Economic contribution of the UK Life Sciences industry', commissioned by the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) and supported by the Association of the British Healthcare Industry (ABHI), the BioIndustry Association (BIA), and the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA), shows that the average pr...
Nov 25, 2016
Commenting on the 2016 Autumn Statement, BIVDA’s Chief Executive Doris-Ann Williams MBE said:
“As the UK looks to establish its new place in the world following the outcome of the EU Referendum, we welcome the Government’s commitment to investment in research and development."
Nov 23, 2016
Cancer Research UK have today (23 November 2016) published a report which finds that UK pathology services are struggling to meet the rising number of patient samples that need to be tested.
Oct 24, 2016
Doris-Ann Williams MBE, Chief Executive of BIVDA, has responded to the publication of the final report of the Accelerated Access Review.
Sep 22, 2016
Doris-Ann Williams MBE, Chief Executive of the British In Vitro Diagnostics Association (BIVDA), represented the IVD industry at the United Nations General Assembly meeting on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) on Wednesday (22 September 2016).