Past Events Archive

December 7-10, 2015
Vinny Sastri was a faculty member for the intensive 4 day program Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice in Arlington, VA, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).

October 21-23, 2015
Vinny Sastri was a member of the faculty team for the 2-1/2 day intensive course Design Control Requirements & Industry Practice in Alexandria, VA, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).

June 15-18, 2015
Vinny Sastri was part of the faculty for the intensive 4 day program Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice in Bethesda, MD, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI).

March 21, 2014
Part of the Quality System Regulation (QSR) Webinar Series, Vinny Sastri presents Production and Process Controls. This webinar provides an overview of why and when production and process controls are required, what end they aim to achieve, how they can be performed, and what monitoring, review, and documentation are needed. Visit the QSR Webinar Series website for more information.

February 20, 2014
Plastics in Medical Devices, Second Edition
is now available. The new edition includes two new chapters on supplier controls and process validation. The book features comprehensive coverage of uses of polymers for medical devices, along with unique coverage of medical device regulatory aspects.
Plastics in Medical Devices, Second Edition: Properties, Requirements, and Applications (Plastics Design Library)

July 18, 2013
Vinny Sastri lead the full day course Process Validation – The Key to Robust Manufacturing and Sustained Product Quality during the Institute of Medical Device Development (IMDD) Training Week in Boston, MA.

June 17-20, 2013
Vinny Sastri was a faculty member for the intensive 4 day program Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice in San Francisco, CA, sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation(AAMI).

June 4-6, 2013
Dr Sastri presented Best Practices in Implementing an Effective Risk Management System at the Tenth Annual Medical Device Quality Conference in Bethesda, MD.

May 16-17, 2013
Vinny Sastri led the seminar Process Validation – Practical Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device for Compliance Online in San Francisco, CA.

April 15, 2013
Vinny Sastri gave a presentation on Effective Quality Management Systems and Global Competitiveness at the Rotary Club in Bangalore, India.

March 28, 2013
Vinny Sastri presented The FDA’s Strategic Initiative – Focus on Quality versus Compliance at The March of Quality: North Jersey ASQ Spring Quality Conference in Whippany NJ.

December 10-14, 2012
Vinny Sastri conducted the AAMI Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice training, as part of the AAMI faculty in Limerick Ireland.

September 25-26, 2012
Dr Sastri was a featured speaker at Medical Grade Polymers,  organized by Applied Market Information (AMI) in Boston, MA.

June 11-14, 2012
Dr Sastri was a faculty member for the training Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice through the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) in Lake Buena Vista, FL. For more information, visit the website www.aami.org.

May 21, 2012
Dr Vinny Sastri presented Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the Medical Design and Manufacturing (MD&M) East Conference in Philadelphia, PA.

May 16, 2012
Dr Vinny Sastri presented Best Practices in Implementing an Effective Risk Management System at the Medical Device Quality Conference in Bethesda MD.
May 21, 2012

April 25, 2012
Dr Vinny Sastri presented Developing Medical Devices for Manufacturability at BIOMEDevice Boston.

Feb 13, 2012
Dr Sastri led a day-long workshop  Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at MD&M West in Anaheim, CA.

September 22, 2011
Dr Sastri has been appointed as Director of Design Quality Assurance at TERUMO CVS.

June 13-16, 2011
Dr Sastri was one of the trainers for FDA Quality System Requirements, a 4-day intensive training in Nashville, TN for the medical device industry sponsored by AAMI.

June 8, 2011
Dr Sastri presented the full-day interactive session Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at MD&M East in New York City.

June 9, 2011
Dr Sastri presented the full-day interactive session Advanced Process Validation at MD&M East in New York City.

March 22, 2011
Dr Sastri presented a live audio conference entitled The FDA’s New Emphasis on Supplier Controls – What Device Manufacturers Need to Know. Visit the FX Conferences Website to learn more and purchase an audio recording and transcript.

March 16-17, 2011
Dr Sastri presented the full-day interactive sessions Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry and Advanced Process Validation at the MD&M Florida Expo in Orlando.

FEBRUARY 9-10, 2011
Dr Sastri presented Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry and Advanced Process Validation at the MD&M West Expo in Anehiem CA.

December 14, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented an audio conference entitledRisk-Based CAPA – New Guidelines and Expectations. Visit the FX Conferences website to learn more and purchase the audio recording and transcript.

September 9, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented To Validate or Not to Validate? That is the Question for Plastics Processors in the Medical Device Industry at the Society of Plastics Engineers European Conference on Medical Ploymers in Belfast, Ireland.

September 8, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented Process Validation for the Global Medical Industry — What Suppliers Need to Know at the Society of Plastics Engineers European Conference on Medical Ploymers in Belfast, Ireland.

June 10, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented the full day program Advanced Process Validation at the MD&M East Expo in New York, NY.

June 9, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented the full day program Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the MD&M East Expo in New York, NY.

Dr Vinny Sastri was one of five industry experts interviewed for the article Medical Plastics: Engineered for Precision in the April issue of Modern Plastics & Polymers. Click here to read the article on this website.

April 20, 2010
Dr Vinny Sastri presented the session What Component Suppliers Need to Know about Process Validation for the conference Plastics for Medical Devices at the University of Massachusetts Lowel. The event was co- organized by the SPE Medical Plastics Division, the ENE SPE Section and the UML Plastics Department.

April 15, 2010
Dr Sastri presented Process Validation and Verification at MEDTEC Japan in Yokohama.

February 11, 2010
Dr Sastri presented a full-day workshop Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the MD&M West Conference in Anaheim, CA.

October22, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri chaired an interactive panel on Effective Design Transfer: Perspectives from Industry Experts at the Medical Design and Manufacturing (MD&M) Conference in Minneapolis, MN.

October21, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri presented a full-day program entitled Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the Medical Design and Manufacturing (MD&M) Conference in Minneapolis, MN.

June 15-19, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri was a faculty member for the 4 day program entitled Quality System Requirements and Industry Practice.The training was conducted through AAMI in Seattle WA.

June 11, 2009
Dr Sastri presented a full-day workshop Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the MD&M East Expo in New York, NY.

June 10, 2009
Dr Sastri chaired an interactive panel discussion on Effective Design Transfer: Perspectives from Industry Experts at the MD&M East Expo in New York, NY.

June 5, 2009
Dr SastrI participated in the Process Validation Panel Discussion at the Sixth Annual Medical Device Quality Congress in Cambridge MA.

January – March, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri was interviewed by Medical Equipment & Automation magazine regarding the Indian Medical Device Industry. Click here to read the interview.

March 19, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri presented Process Validation: Identifying and Controlling Critical Parameters training in Hyderabad India.

March 9, 2009
Dr Vinny Sastri conducted the training Process Validation: Identifying and Controlling Critical Parameters and Effective Risk Management: Practical Methods and Tools in Hyderabad, India.

February 27, 2009
Dr Sastri presented Medical Plastics – Future needs from the Perspective of the Medical Device Manufacturer at the Medical Plastics India Conference in Ahmedabad, India.

February 10, 2009
Dr Sastri presented a full-day workshop Process Validation: Solutions and Strategies for the Medical Device Industry at the MDM West Conference in Anaheim, CA. Thank you to the 80+ people who attended!

February 12, 2009WWW.COMPLIANCEONLINE.COM Dr Sastri chaired an interactive session and panel discussion on Effective Design Transfer: Perspectives from Industry Experts at the MDM West Conference in Anaheim, CA. Thank you to the 45+ attendees!

January 29, Thurs 2 pm EST
Webinar Practical Process Validation Part 2 – Qualification Steps, Process Controls and Sustainability Strategies
Duration: 90min
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or click below to get both Part 1 and Part 2 for one low price
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January 15, Thurs 2 pm EST

Webinar Practical Process Validation Part 1 – Validation Planning, Prerequisites and Best Practices
Duration: 90min
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or click below to get both Part 1 and Part 2 for one low price
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December 11, 2008, 2 pm EST
Webinar Gage R & R – Improving the Reliability and Reducing the Variation of Your Measurement System
Duration: 60min
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November 24, 2008, 3 pm EST
Webinar for Medical Devices
Test Method Validation Basics – Ensuring Adequacy and Reliability of Your Test Methods
Duration: 60min
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October 30, 2008, 2 pm EST
Webinar for Medical Devices
What are DHF, DMR and DHR? – The FDA Quality Systems Regulations Records Explained
Duration: 60 min
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September 16, 2008
Dr Vinny Sastri presented the findings of his most recent survey Medical Plastics — Future Needs from the Voice of the Medical Device Manufacturer at the AMI conference MEDICAL GRADE POLYMERS 2008 in Philadelphia, PA.