Home / News / FDA to Host Medtech Cybersecurity Workshop

FDA to Host Medtech Cybersecurity Workshop

FDA logoThe Food and Drug Administration has scheduled a two-day public workshop in October to gather insight from healthcare experts on how to address cyber threats tied to medical technology.

FDA said Tuesday in the Federal Register it will hold the event on Oct. 21 and 22 at the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center Auditorium in Arlington, Virginia, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The agency expects medical professionals from both the public and private sector to join the forum and recommend cyber defense approaches and tools for the healthcare community.

Stakeholders can submit comments on topics to be discussed at the workshop until Nov. 24.

The program is a collaboration between FDA and the departments of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services.

Check Also

DARPA Launches Program Seeking High Performance Computing for Military Simulators

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency launched a new program to improve how virtual training environments replicate real-world interactions and host more complex systems. DARPA unveiled Monday that the Digital RF Battlespace Emulator program intends to build a new breed of High Performance Computing capable of supporting advanced radio frequency for simulators. 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *