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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

Daphne Allen
(310) 445-4263

Omar Ford
Managing Editor

Amanda Pedersen
News Editor

Advertising Sales

Vice President, Medtech Media & Sales
Tim Simone
(310) 445-3767

Becky Roll
Group Sales Director
(310) 445-3704

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

Renee Bernabe
Sr. Sales Operations & Directories Manager
(310) 740-6197

Sharon MacLeod
Sales Operations Specialist/Support

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

Adela Ploner
Account Director, UK & Europe
+49 8192 9948875

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


Wright’s Media
(877) 652-5295

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2901 28th St., Ste. 100
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 445-4200

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: Daphne Allen,
Managing Editor: Omar Ford,
News Editor: Amanda Pedersen,


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 The article could not be published or scheduled to be published elsewhere, even on the author’s Web site or author’s company’s Web site.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 hi-resolution versions of any images to accompany the article along with any necessary permissions and credits.
  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

To order PDFs or other reprints of a published article, contact Wright's Media at 877/652-5295.

Newsletters and Social Media

Readers can subscribe to the brand's daily e-mail newsletter, and follow MD+DI on social media, including Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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:

Informa Markets  Engineering
2901 28th St., Ste. 100  
Santa Monica, CA 90405