The 2017 Annual Symposium Planning Committee wishes to acknowledge
the generosity and support of the following:
MIP Inc. –
MIP continues to establish itself as the market leaders in providing cost effective healthcare TEXTILE products. They believe working closely with customers is the secret to a strong partnership, and it’s a philosophy MIP has been following for the past 40 years.
UNRESTRICTED EDUCATIONAL GRANT
3M is fundamentally a science-based company. We produce thousands of imaginative products, and we’re a leader in scores of markets. Our success begins with our ability to apply our technologies – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs.
Abbott Nutrition –
Abbott Nutrition is behind some of the world's most trusted names in pediatric, adult and healthy living nutritional products, including Similac®, Pediasure®, Ensure® and Glucerna®. Abbott also offers medical nutritional products for patients with special dietary needs due to food allergies, injury or illnesses such as cancer, respiratory conditions and gastrointestinal impairment.
BD Medical –
BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD’s 40,000 associates in 50 countries work with customers to help enhance outcomes, lower health care delivery costs, increase efficiencies, improve health care safety and expand access to health. bd.com
ConMed is a global medical technology company that specializes in the development and sale of surgical and patient monitoring products and services that allow our physician customers to deliver high quality care and as a result, enhanced clinical outcomes for their patients. Our broad portfolio focuses on the needs and wants of specific specialties while coming together at the point of care delivery to offer our customers the power of choice and the power of convenience.
Dulong Medtech Inc. –
Canadian Distributor, since 1993, for Global Surgical, SMR ENT Cabinets and Chairs, OPTIM Nasolaryngoscopes, Sunoptics Light Sources and Head Lights, Neurosign Nerve Stimulator, PRO-MED German Instruments KLS Martin Containers, Perousse Vein Stripper,Summit ENT Vent tubes and MUCH More +++
Hollister Limited –
Hollister is an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products and services worldwide. We have been serving healthcare professionals and patients for more than 95 years – making a difference in the journey of life for people.
Hygie develops and manufactures specialty products that effectively reduce the risk of HAIs. The wide range of Hygie innovative products includes Hygienic Covers® with super-absorbent pads for bedpan/commode chair, urinal and vomit supports, Commode chairs, Hygienic™ wet wash gloves with cleansing solution, GO VOM® vomit bags, and other hygienic products.
ICU Medical –
Infusion pumps, safety software, IV Solutions, Needlefree connectors, IV sets and other infusion technologies that provide unmatched innovation, quality and value.
Jac-Cell Medic –
Leading Canadian supplier of surgical instruments and OR accessories since 1995; specializing in Laparoscopic surgery, Urology, OB/Gyn, General Surgery and Plastic Surgery. (NEW - Gastrostomy feeding tubes, G-Buttons, etc.)
Keir Surgical –
Keir Surgical’s mission is to be Canada’s premier surgical products company. We recognize that our first priority is maintaining positive customer relationships and we employ individuals who share our values. We provide a wide range of surgical products and services that best fulfill our customers’ requirements for quality and value.
MediVogue is a Canadian distributor of specialized medical equipment for general surgery, orthopedics, thoracic, vascular and ENT. From internationally-recognized manufacturers, we bring to Canada innovative, high quality products and leading-edge medical technologies that offer health care professionals the tools they need to facilitate their work and improve the quality of patient care.
With our experienced national sales team specialized in meeting the unique needs of surgical professionals, MediVogue delivers the top quality service and support that hospitals, medical personnel and doctors can count on. Close relationships and partnerships with our manufacturers allow us to offer on going training and technical support that is second to none.
As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.com.
Permobil Canada –
Permobil is the provider of rehabilitation and mobility products. We specialize in beds and mattresses for hospitals and residences for the elderly. We also offer power and standard wheelchairs as well as medical products for pressure soar injuries.
Philips is a health technology company focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation across the health continuum – from healthy living and prevention to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Applying advanced technologies and deep clinical and consumer insights, Philips partners with customers to deliver integrated solutions that enable better outcomes at lower cost.
Slawner Ortho | Sigvaris –
Slawner Ortho has been at the forefront of orthotic, prosthetic and home health care services since 1952. Improving our clients’ quality of life is our priority.
Sigvaris is the global leader in medical compression therapy. We use the finest textiles that provide optimal comfort and are dedicated to helping legs look and feel their best.
Sigvaris: www.sigvaris.com | Slawner Ortho: www.slawnerortho.com