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MedTech Summit
Hybrid Event, 20 - 24 June 2022
In-Person: Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin, IrelandDigital Experience: One track will be live-streamed each day in BST time zone, with on-demand recording access for all other tracks made available from Monday 27th June. Learn more on the Digital Experience page.

Thor Rollins
Director, Toxicology and E&L Consulting at Nelson Laboratories

Profile

Thor Rollins is a certified microbiologist and specializes in the selection and conduct of in vitro and in vivo biocompatibility tests. He actively speaks on biocompatibility related topics through Nelson Labs’ external seminars, webinars, and tradeshows. He presented on biocompatibility at the American College of Toxicology annual meeting in 2013 and has published many articles on biocompatibility topics.

He is a participating member on all Association for Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) TC 194 and 10993 ISO committees and plays an active role along with the FDA and regulatory committees developing standards, discussing biocompatibility methods, and voting on changes to those standards. As one of a select group of experts in the industry, Thor’s participation on the committees offers him insight on industry changes and helps prepare clients for changes in testing.

Agenda Sessions

  • Test design for BEP

    11:10
  • Understanding and interpreting test results

    11:55
  • Industry Panel: Interpretations of ISO 10993 in Asia-Pacific

    10:00
  • How to Win the Game: Evaluating the Biocompatibility of Reusable Medical Devices during their Whole Life Cycle

    11:45
  • Chairperson's Opening Remarks

    13:40
  • “Ask the Experts” Panel Discussion: Biocompatibility

    15:00