The thirteenth meeting of the Management Committee (MC) of the International Medical Device Regulators Forum (IMDRF) took place in Shanghai, China, from 20 to 22 March 2018. The meeting was chaired by China. The MC consists of regulators from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, the European Union (EU), Japan, the Russian Federation, Singapore, South
Korea and the United States of America (USA). Representatives of the World Health Organization (WHO) as Official Observer, and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Life
Sciences Innovation Forum Regulatory Harmonization Steering Committee (APEC LSIF RHSC) , the Asian Harmonization Working Party (AHWP) and Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) as Regional Harmonization Initiatives, also participated.
Next IMDRF meetings will be on week of 18 Sept. 2018 in Beijing.