Continuing our People in Health Care series, Australian Health Journal met with George Faithfull, Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Stryker South Pacific.
George has been in the medical device industry in a variety of roles for over 35 years including Sales, Marketing, Business Development, General Management, R&D, Clinical, Regulatory and Government Affairs. He has worked for Stryker in Australia, USA and across Asia.
George is a member of the Medical Technology Association of Australia (MTAA) Public Affairs Committee, Chair of the MTAA Regulatory Affairs Committee, member of the APACMed Regulatory Affairs Committee, serves on the Steering Committee of the Association of Regulatory and Clinical Scientists, was recent Chair of the Advamed China Regulatory Committee, and member of the Orthopaedic Global Benchmarking Working Group.
He has published work on biomaterials and joint implants, lectured in Biomedical Engineering, and has recently completed a Masters of Clinical Research from Liverpool University in the UK.
George is currently Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Stryker South Pacific.