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About MD+DI

Medical Device + Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI) is a resource exclusively for original equipment manufacturers of medical devices and in vitro diagnostic products. The goal of MD+DI is to help industry professionals develop, design, and manufacture medical products that comply with complex and demanding regulations and market requirements.

Editorial Staff

Omar Ford
[email protected]
(404) 219-7285

Amanda Pedersen
Senior Editor
[email protected]
(310) 266-1323

Katie Hobbins
Managing Editor
[email protected]

Advertising Sales

Vice President, Medtech Media & Sales
Tim Simone
[email protected]
(310) 445-3767

Becky Roll
Group Sales Director
[email protected]
(310) 445-3704

Nicole Welter
Sr. Account Director & QMED Business Development
[email protected]
(310) 740-9065

Jonathan Payami 
Account Manager – New Business
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Paul Whitehouse
Media Sales Manager – East Coast
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(910) 338-6455

Renee Bernabe
Sr. Sales Operations & Directories Manager
[email protected]
(310) 740-6197

Sharon MacLeod
Sales Operations Specialist/Support
[email protected]
(781) 296-1988

Diana Coulter
Group Sales Manager, Events
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(310) 445-3707

Luke (Hayato) Ishihara
Account Director, Japan
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+81 3436 05683

Reprints, Licensing, Permission, Re-use of Content 

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How to Submit an Idea, Article, or Abstract

MD+DI welcomes ideas for articles as well as bylined articles for potential publication. Ideas and submissions may be e-mailed to:

Editor-in-Chief: Omar Ford, [email protected]
News Editor: Amanda Pedersen, [email protected]


MD+DI readers are medtech professionals working in product R&D, design, manufacturing, quality assurance, regulatory affairs, and corporate management. Subjects covered include the following:

  • Business and marketing
  • Design
  • Diagnostics
  • Digital Health
  • Drug-delivery and combination products
  • Electronics
  • Human factors
  • Labeling
  • Legal affairs
  • Manufacturing/production
  • Materials
  • New technologies
  • Packaging
  • Plastics
  • Quality control/assurance
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Research & development
  • Robotics
  • Site selection
  • Software
  • Standards
  • Sterilization
  • Testing/Validation
  • Training

Requirements for Article Publication

  1. Articles are published solely online and must be exclusive to MD+DI, and we require authors to sign and return our contributor agreement with the first draft. We must have this in hand before we begin the editing process. The article could not be published or scheduled to be published elsewhere, even on the author’s Web site or author’s company’s Web site.
  2. Articles must be non-promotional. We will mention the author's company in the bio at the end. MD+DI editors reserve the right to edit author bios.
  3. Articles should range in length from 500 to 2500 words.
  4. Articles will be edited for style and content at MD+DI editors' discretion; however, bylined authors will be permitted to review the revised article prior to publication if substantial edits are made.
  5. Please send high-resolution versions of any images to accompany the article along with any necessary permissions and credits. Please note that Informa does not publish stock images unless they have been licensed directly to Informa.
  6. Articles are published solely at the discretion of MD+DI editors. MD+DI is under no obligation to publish the submissions it receives.

Ordering Reprints

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For information on advertising, please see the marketing planner.

MD+DI is also home to the Qmed directory, the only directory of pre-qualified suppliers and service providers to the medical device and diagnostics industry.

MD+DI is published by:

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