Susan Van Meter is executive director of AdvaMedDx.  AdvaMedDx represents manufacturers of in vitro diagnostic (IVD) tests and technologies. AdvaMedDx member company innovations allow early detection of disease, facilitate evidence-based medicine, improve patient health and health care, and enable personalized medicine, while often lowering overall health care costs. AdvaMedDx is the only advocacy organization exclusively addressing policy issues facing diagnostics manufacturers in the U.S. and around the world.  

AdvaMedDx operates as a division of AdvaMed, the Advanced Medical Technology Association. AdvaMed is the world’s largest medical technology association, with over 400 member companies that develop medical devices, diagnostic tools, and health information systems.   

Prior to joining AdvaMedDx in 2018, Ms. Van Meter was senior vice president at the Healthcare Association of New York State (HANYS), focused on hospital and health system policy, payment, quality and health information technology priorities.  Prior to joining HANYS she in the Center for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) Office of Legislation.   Ms. Van Meter holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Villanova University and Boston University, respectively. 

“Our industry has launched an all-hands-on deck response to this public health crisis, and we won’t rest until hospitals, clinics and labs have the tests and other medtech essentials they need to beat back this pandemic.”

––Susan Van Meter, Executive Director, AdvaMedDx