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Entries by Tom Anderson

Draft NESTcc Active Surveillance Roadmap released for public comments

The National Evaluation System for health Technology’s (NESTcc) Active Surveillance Roadmap summarizes progress made to date and describes forward-looking plans and activities needed to develop NESTcc’s active surveillance capabilities. The Roadmap details the technical characteristics of a cloud-based, federated learning environment to perform safety signal refinement and signal detection using real-world data via a planned data network. Additionally, the document describes planned […]

NESTcc Adds Clinical Laboratory and Patient Engagement Expertise to Governing Committee

NESTcc has announced the addition of two new members to its Governing Committee. The NESTcc Governing Committee is comprised of stakeholders from across the medical device ecosystem committed to the success of NESTcc and, upon inception, was charged with inaugurating a Coordinating Center that is inclusive, patient-focused and anchored in accountability and transparency. NESTcc’s new Governing […]

In Market Pathways, NESTcc SVP Sandra Siami discusses real-world evidence, COVID-19, and new initiatives at NESTcc

NESTcc Senior Vice President Sandra Siami was interviewed in a feature article in the July-August 2020 issue of MedTech Strategist Market Pathways. In her interview, Ms. Siami covers NESTcc’s role in expanding the use of real-world evidence (RWE) across the medical device ecosystem and the value NESTcc can offer: quality evidence by design. She also […]

NESTcc Announces First International Research Network Collaborator

NESTcc has announced NorthWest EHealth (NWEH) and Discover-NOW, the Health Data Research Hub for Real World Evidence, as its newest Network Collaborator partnership and first international addition to its Research Network. The Manchester, UK-based NorthWest EHealth, funded by UK Research and Innovation, are world leaders in the innovative and trustworthy use of routinely collected healthcare […]

NESTcc Announces New Governing Committee Members and Executive Committee Leadership

NESTcc has announced the addition of six new members of its Governing Committee.  The NESTcc Governing Committee is comprised of stakeholders from across the medical device ecosystem committed to the success of NESTcc and, upon inception, was charged with inaugurating a Coordinating Center that is inclusive, patient-focused, and anchored in accountability and transparency.  NESTcc’s new […]