November 9, 2012

Center and MassMEDIC announce medical technology mentoring program for local veterans

The MLSC and MassMEDIC announced November 9, 2012 plans for a medical technology mentoring program for U.S. military veterans residing in Massachusetts.  The program will train up to 50 Massachusetts veterans to enter the medical technology workforce as part of the Massachusetts Medical Technology Veterans Program (MassMVP) and is being organized in partnership with the International Center for Professional Development (ICPD), an experienced provider of career development counseling using personalized mentoring, face-to-face experiential training and ongoing web-based support.  The expanded program builds on the work that began last month with the launch of the Medical Technology Veterans Program (MVP) at AdvaMed 2012: The Medtech Conference in Boston and will provide veterans with training and networking opportunities within the medical device and diagnostics industries, including opportunities to exchange knowledge with industry experts.