Issues and Prevention
May 11, 2017
Join IoPP – New England for a tour of Millstone Medical
Thursday, April 27th at 4:00pm
580 Commerce Drive, Fall River, MA 02720. Phone: (508)679-8384
Join us for a tour of Millstone Medial, the trusted partner of medical device manufacturers worldwide. Millstone Medical, headquartered in Fall River, MA, is a leading provider of post-manufacturing services. View Millstone’s capabilities including 15,000 square feet of class 10,000/ISO 7 clean room space with real-time particulate monitoring systems. You’ll hear how Millstone performs their sealing validations, distribution testing, accelerated aging, cleaning validation, critical inspections and how they handle traceability.
During this informative tour you will better understand how one of the industry’s leading contract assemblers and contract packagers balances verified sterile packaging solutions with the time requirements of medical device manufacturers to get products to market faster. We will start in the Receiving/Inspection building and walk through their process for segregating product based on inspection status. We will then move to the Main Packaging Headquarters to view Millstone’s management and organization of products through all the required service steps including processing, lot division, packaging and shipment. All of these procedures are handled while maintaining their policies as a company that is:
Following the tour, attendees will meet for dinner and networking at 5:30PM at The Cove Restaurant and Marina located at 392 Davol Street, Fall River, MA 02720.
Buffet-style dinner includes bread and butter, Garden Salad with House Balsamic Dressing on the side, Chicken Piccata, Pasta Pomodoro, Roasted Potatoes, Vegetable Medley, Chocolate Mousse, Coffee and Tea Station. The Cove Restaurant and Marina also offers a wide range of Craft, Imported, and Domestic beers and wine (separate charge).
IoPP Members and invited Guests - $35.00 per person (yes, same price, please bring a guest and/or perspective member). UMass Lowell MA – School of Plastics Engineering Students/Professors $20.00 per person.
Make it easy to pay via PayPal. Just go to our website www.ioppne.org . If you would like to pay via check please bring it to the event and make out to IoPP – New England Chapter. You still need to register (RSVP) for the event so we have a head count (see below). Great opportunity to meet and network with your fellow IoPP members and guests!
Please RSVP via email or call to: Facilitator of event: IoPP - New England Chapter Lynne Barton email@example.com or 508-771-9400 x 7423. Call with any questions. List your name/company name/ email address/ IoPP member (Yes or No) and any invited guests (name) with respective person.
Deadline for reservations is: Thursday, April 13th, 2017. Please RSVP ASAP for us to get a baseline count and then pay via PayPal on our website or check when you attend. Must call or email to reserve early as there may be a limited amount of spaces. We regret that competitors will not be allowed to attend the tour.
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