Contributor Guidelines

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.

Our 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
  • 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
  • Site selection
  • Software
  • Standards
  • Sterilization
  • Testing/Validation
  • Training
     

Requirements for Publication

  1. Articles 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. 
     
  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 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.
     
  4. Please send hi-resolution versions of any images to accompany the article. 
     
  5. Articles are published solely at the discretion of MD+DI editors. MD+DI is under no obligation to publish the submissions it receives.

 

How to Submit an Article or Abstract

Submissions may be e-mailed to mddi@ubm.com.

 

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