Conclusion of the COVID-19 Emergency Digital Health Task Force
In the Spring of 2020, at the height of the pandemic, BML Technology launched the COVID-19 Emergency Digital Health Task Force encompassing professionals from within the Montreal digital health ecosystem. At the time we did not have a clear mission, but we understood that at this moment of crisis we could help our healthcare systems, […]
‘Explore Medtech: Combating COVID-19’ Panel Discussion Review: View our own Marc Saab along with an esteemed Panel hosted by MedTech Talent Accelerator
Ryerson University’s MedTech Talent Accelerator, in association with McGill University’s Biological & Biomedical Engineering (BBME) Student Society, recently hosted its virtual 2-day Biomedical Engineering symposium on May 5-6, 2021. Its main goal was to provide students with an opportunity to showcase their work to peers, faculty, and invited guests. As part of the Symposium a virtual […]
Join our own Marc Saab in the ‘Explore Medtech: Combating COVID-19’ Panel Discussion hosted by MedTech Talent Accelerator
Ryerson University’s MedTech Talent Accelerator, in association with McGill University’s Biological & Biomedical Engineering (BBME) Student Society, will be hosting a virtual 2-day Biomedical Engineering symposium on May 5-6, 2021. As part of the program, a virtual panel discussion entitled ‘Explore Medtech: Combating COVID-19’ will be held May 6th, 2021 at 2:30 PM EDT – […]
COVID-19 Digital Health Task Force Meeting Review: Can Rapid Testing help control the spread of COVID-19?
The Montreal based, COVID-19 Digital Health Task Force held its most recent quarterly meeting on February 26th, 2021. The Mission of the Task Force is to help raise the level of COVID-19 related digital health projects in the ecosystem and to guide them with their resources, experience and community to ensure they can adequately meet a real […]
Rapid testing and tracing in the Canadian effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and reduce restrictions.
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada, myriad efforts and strategies have been explored to slow the spread of the virus and contain the damage it causes. The primary strategy deployed has been a series of lockdowns and restrictions on social and economic activity. The intention of these lockdowns is to ‘flatten the […]
Webinar Announcement: “Decoding Health Canada’s Accelerated Access Programs”
The BML COVID-19 Task Force is offering a free, practical workshop on “Decoding Health Canada’s accelerated access programs” with real world case studies. Join us on Friday August 7 at 1 pm EST. Spaces are limited. Register here now. Participants will: Understand specifics of Establishment License (MDEL) and Clinical Evaluation (ITA) applications Learn Interim Order […]
Canadian Digital Health Leader BML Technology Launches COVID-19 Task Force
MONTREAL, June 23, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – The COVID-19 crisis has overwhelmed all sectors of our society and has exposed a gross unpreparedness to deal with viral pandemics. It has created an unprecedented need for Canadian solutions to medical devices, materials and equipment, from simple PPE to symptom tracking wearables, to more complex devices like […]
BML and a strong group of partners and collaborators have launched a COVID-19 Task Force to address the exponential growth of digital health projects in Canada. In response to numerous calls for projects since the beginning of the crisis, many projects have received significant funding from municipal, provincial and the federal government to address COVID-19-related […]
We have assembled a list of useful links related to COVID-19 and digital health development. You’ll find references to the latest Health Canada regulations, like the Interim Order (IO), the accelerated pathway for Medical Device Establishment License (MDEL), sale and import guidance for PPEs (like masks and face shields), medical device ventilator specifications, as well […]