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Keep up to date with the latest news and information from Medilink West Midlands and our members across the Medical Technology and Life Science sectors, together with topical regional, national and international news.

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Medilink member PIA Commercial will be exhibiting at the Med-Tech Innovation Expo in May!

19th March 2019

Medilink member PIA Commercial will be exhibiting at the Med-Tech Innovation Expo on the Medilink Pavilion in May!

Mercia expands Midlands investment team with three key appointments

5th March 2019

Medilink member Mercia has expanded its investment teams in the Midlands with three key appointments.

Co-Creation Summit: A Co-Creating Welfare Event

4th March 2019

You are invited to celebrate the wonder that is working together, fully, actively and with a shared philosophy. Co-Creating Welfare is a 3-year European project to improve the implementation of Co-Creation in the welfare sector, delivered collaboratively with partners in Denmark, France, Portugal and the UK.

Minerva Business Angels partners with Aston University and University of Birmingham Enterprise to launch new angel investor network for Birmingham

27th February 2019

Aston University and University of Birmingham Enterprise have teamed up with Minerva, one of the UK’s largest traditional angel investor networks, to expand the funding opportunities available to start-up businesses in the West Midlands by launching a network of ‘business angels with insight’ for Birmingham.

Brexit and the need of an EU Authorised Representative for UK medical device businesses

26th February 2019

An EU based Authorised Representatives (EC Rep) may be needed if UK device businesses export devices to markets where a CE mark is required, after the 29th March 2019 deadline.

Kimal expands its distribution facilities due to unprecedented growth

26th February 2019

Last month saw Medilink member Kimal Holdings Ltd. take ownership of its brand new, purpose built distribution facility at the Worcester Six business park.

PIA Commercial launch new, updated website

29th January 2019

PIA Commercial are pleased to announce the launch of their new website, which has revolutionised PIA Commercial’s entire user experience offering along with providing a new platform to inform their current (and prospective clients) in regard to their continuous business development and range of commercial insurance plans.

Safety Risk Management in Medical Device Development

25th January 2019

By Mike Heald, Commala Ltd., (Medilink WM member). Beginning near the middle, by explaining when not to start risk management, this series of eight articles looks at some of the practical aspects of actually doing risk management, before ending at the beginning; the fundamental need for risk management.

Medical Engineering Technologies has appointed a new GMP Manager

14th January 2019

Global combination device testing laboratory, MET, has newly appointed Kevin Claris as Manager for Good Manufacturing Practice and ISO 17025 documentation.

Mercia invests £13.3m in Midlands firms in 2018

7th January 2019

Warwickshire-headquartered Mercia Technologies (Medilink WM member) invested £13.3m in Midlands businesses in 2018.

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