Posts Tagged ‘ Edward Markey ’

Patient Advocate Joleen Chambers Needs Your Vote!

Jul 17th, 2012 | By
Joleen Chambers

Texas-based patient advocate, Joleen Chambers heads FIDA, FAILED Implant Device Alliance, their website is here. Chambers is interested in winning a Mayo Clinic Center for Social Media Scholarship (more here). She needs daily votes! All you have to do is add a Facebook Like or Twitter Tweet button at the bottom of each post to
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Call to Action: Citizens Lend Support to Sound Devices Act

Mar 21st, 2012 | By
Lana Keeton in Washington, D.C. March 22, 2012

March 23, 2012 ~ The SAFETY OF UNTESTED AND NEW DEVICES (SOUND DEVICES) ACT OF 2012 is a critical step to stop others from being harmed by untested, unsafe medical devices like synthetic surgical mesh, say patients harmed by synthetic surgical mesh. The Sound Devices Act, introduced by Rep. Edward Markey (D-MA)  will give the
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