Regulatory Affairs Committee

Co-ChairsCarol Yan (Johnson & Johnson)
Miang Tanakasemsub (Alcon)
Vice ChairJason Guo (Abbott)
MembersQuan Tran (APACMed)
Victoria Qu (Abbott)
Cai Yiting (Alcon)
Jack Wong (Baxter)
Rhoel G. Laderas (Baxter)
Aziza Ahmed (Baxter)
Lang Fah Quek (B Braun)
Catherine Derrien (Boston Scientific)
Mary Kennell (C R Bard)
Milica Talic (Cook Medical)
Lindsay Tao (Johnson & Johnson)
Patricia Teysseyre (Johnson & Johnson)
Priscilla Koh (Johnson & Johnson)
Sandip Mahapatra (Karl Storz)
Dominik Reterski (Medtronic)
Nishith Desai (Medtronic)
Jacqueline Monteiro (Philips)
Adelheid Schneider (Roche)
Lai Pai Lin (Siemens)
George Faithfull (Stryker)
Sharon Wong (Teleflex)
Objective• To improve access to innovative and high quality healthcare products and technologies for our patients
Areas of strategic focus• Create visibility and aspire to be recognized as a preferred regulatory partner for dialogue with regulators, industry, MedTech associations and academia across the Asia Pacific region
• Provide access to relevant regulatory intelligence for all Asia Pacific countries
• Advocate for harmonization or convergence in regulatory requirements where possible across Asia Pacific countries
• Collaborate with regulatory authorities, industry and academia to enhance capacity building across Asia Pacific countries
Meeting frequencyConference call once a month and face-to-face meeting once per quarter
External collaborationsAMDD
AHWP
APEC-RHSC
CIMDR
IMDRF
CoRE Duke-NUS
Asia Pacific Medical Technology Association (APACMed) joins forces with Asian Harmonization Working Party (AHWP).
Quan Tran VP Regulatory Affairs APACMed tells us more