3rd Medical Device Procurement Conference

Wednesday, 27 October | Online

Theme: The influence of supply chain and regulatory practices in medical device procurement

Online: 25-29 October 2021 | from your office or home

3rd Medical Device Procurement Conference

(2 Ethical & 2 Clinical)

 

 

This concise one-day educational programme serves as the premier platform for engagement between all senior stakeholders engaged in healthcare procurement across the African region.  

Focusing on the theme, Influence of supply chain and regulatory practices in medical device procurement’, the speakers will delve into the potential opportunities and challenges of the supply chain in South Africa’s healthcare procurement landscape. Government representatives and the private sector will have an opportunity to dissect this hot topic and offer solutions for the challenges that lie ahead. 

Theme: The influence of Supply chain and regulatory practices in medical device procurement


Scientific committee

Conference chair:

Lindsay Curran
Managing Directory
Viva Medical
Cape Town, South Africa

Simone Rudolph Shortt
Consultant Pharmacist, Technical and Regulatory Consultant
Rudolph-Shortt Consultancy
Durban, South Africa


Planning committee:

Anita Hamilton, General Manager Procurement Services, Netcare,  

Annelia Bezuidenhout, Procurement General Manager, Mediclinic Southern Africa, Stellenbosch, South Africa 

Clinton Shahim, Director, NuAngle Group, Johannesburg, South aFRICA 

Dr Dimakatso Mathibe, Snr Manager- Medical Device Unit, South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA), Pretoria, South Africa 

Ishan Maharaj, Associate Director, Dynamed Pharmaceuticals, Durban, South Africa 

Jeannine van Straaten, Executive: Strategy, Stakeholder Relations & Legal, Proudly South African, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Jabu Tshabalala, Managing Director, Pharmaways Health Care, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Jerry Chen, Managing Director, MPA Medical Plant Africa, Cape Town, South Africa 

Kgomotso Lekola, Founder and Group Managing Director, BT Industrial, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Peter Brierley, Operations Director, Akacia Medical Group, Cape Town, South Africa 

Dr Sadhvir Bissoon, Executive - Standards Division, South African Bureau of Standards, Johannesburg, South Africa 

Tumelo Ledimo, Project Manager: Research & Development, South African National Accreditation System (SANAS), Pretoria, South Africa 


Key topics:

 
  • Local manufacturers insight into procurement challenges and opportunities
  • Regulatory practices enabling confidence in procuring medical devices
  • Hospital groups provision for procurement of local African manufactured products

Benefits of attending:

  • Discuss regulatory practices enabling confidence in procuring medical devices
  • Evaluate plans for conformity assessment accreditions
  • Assess the usage of the 'Proudly South African' IP on product packaging for locally produced and exported products

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