Jan 17, 2020
On 16 January 2020, Doris-Ann attended a briefing at the Department of Health & Social Care on the Medicines and Medical Devices Bill which will be needed to enable healthcare product regulation in the UK after we leave the European Union.
Jan 14, 2020
Your regular update on our External Affairs activities.
Jan 09, 2020
BIVDA has hit the ground running in 2020, with Doris-Ann and new External Affairs Manager Jon Harrison reaching out to key Ministers and Departments in the refreshed Johnson administration, with several meetings already secured.
Jul 31, 2019
July has marked Group B Strep Awareness Month aimed at improving awareness, prevention, diagnosis and treatment to help eradicate Group B Strep infection in babies.
Jul 10, 2019
With the prevention Green Paper due shortly, BIVDA lays out how the IVD industry can help deliver improved outcomes matching this priority.
Jun 12, 2019
In a speech to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Life Sciences in May, BIVDA’s Chairman, Darren Stenlake, called for partnership and a framework that drives and fosters innovation adoption to successfully capitalise on opportunities ahead.
Jun 19, 2018
After months of speculation, the Prime Minister finally unveiled her long-awaited birthday present for the NHS yesterday.
May 21, 2018
Recently, there’s been only one event dominating conversation in the BIVDA office. No, not the Royal Wedding, but the launch of the new BIVDA website!
Nov 14, 2016
Over the last few years, the diabetes crisis has been at the forefront of Britain’s health warnings, yet not enough people are aware of how serious the condition is and how devastating its complications are. As part of World Diabetes Day 2016, Simon O’Neill, Diabetes UK’s Director of Health Intelligence and Professional Liaison, joins us to talk about the devastating condition and its effects.
Jun 13, 2016
To mark the beginning of Breathe Easy Week (13-19 June), Mike McKevitt, Head of Patient Services at the British Lung Foundation, has written for us about lung health and how the campaign aims to raise awareness about the many factors that undermine it.