Donald Trump

Medical research institutions in the US have spoken out against president Donald Trump’s proposals to cut almost 20% of funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). more

20 Mar 2017 12:20 News

New Obamacare replacement bill to repeal tax for medical device companies. more

8 Mar 2017 10:25 News

An executive order signed by president Donald Trump to freeze all federal government hiring could negatively affect the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) progress towards approving new drugs, medical devices and generic drugs. more

26 Jan 2017 10:40 News

According to reports, the Trump administration is targeting Dr. Joseph Gulfo as the lead candidate to head the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). more

25 Jan 2017 11:20 News

Republican Erik Paulsen, alongside 220 bipartisan representatives, has introduced a bill to permanently repeal the 2.3% tax placed on medical device companies under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). more

20 Jan 2017 13:50 News


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Unexpected as it may have been for some, Donald Trump is on his way to the White House. But what does it mean for the medical device and medical plastics industries? more

9 Nov 2016 11:55 News

With the results of the US election hours away, what would a Trump or Clinton win mean for medical device companies and medical plastics suppliers? more

8 Nov 2016 13:17 Opinion