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September 6, 2017

Former CDRH Compliance Director Silverman Joins AdvaMed

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) today announced that Steve Silverman has joined the organization as vice president of technology and regulatory affairs.
 
Silverman is a former director of compliance at FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). Most recently, he was a senior expert for McKinsey & Co., where he advised clients in the medical device and pharmaceutical arena on regulatory strategies, compliance and quality initiatives. In his new role at AdvaMed, he will focus on the case for quality initiative, inspections, combination products, and the ophthalmic sector.
 
“Steve has a blend of experience in both regulatory affairs and client-focused consultation. He’s someone who truly understands the intricacies and complexities of our industry but also has experience working with clients to support their needs and deliver results. We’re glad to bring him on board,” said Scott Whitaker, president and CEO of AdvaMed.
 
“Steve has a distinguished career in the regulatory arena and broad experience in the private sector through his work with McKinsey,” said Janet Trunzo, senior advisor to the president & senior executive vice president of technology and regulatory affairs. “He’ll be a great addition to the team.”