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Avertim at 22nd A3P Belgium Forum

The 22nd A3P Belgium conference took place at Chateau de Limont, Liège on the 8th of October 2015. The event was a success with participants coming from medical device manufacturing companies, pharmaceutical companies as well as companies specializing in sterilization technology.

The topics covered on this occasion were around medical devices and the regulations that govern them. Companies that contributed to the presentations in this event included Mölnlycke Health Care, Noxilizer, Sterigenics, Sterigine, Sterhum, GSK Vaccines and Cardiatis. Three methods of sterilization were discussed in detail: nitrogen oxide, e-beam and ethylene oxide. Presentation on sophisticated manufacturing techniques of medical device including 3-D printing kept the audience engrossed. To complete the subject on medical devices, the Belgian Federal Agency for Medicine and Health Products (FAMHP) delivered the topic on current Belgian regulation and materiovigilance on medical devices. The conference was concluded with a site tour at Mölnlycke Health Care in Waremme.