AdvaMed appoints new vice president of government affairs
This article was originally published in SRA
US medical device industry association AdvaMed has appointed Duane Wright as vice president of government affairs. Mr Wright, who the association says has "a wealth of knowledge and experience in health care legislative matters and regulatory affairs", was previously vice president of government relations at The Glover Park Group, and vice president of federal affairs at America’s Health Insurance Plans. He has also served in a number of capacities on Capitol Hill, including in the offices of Senator Tom Carper (Democrat-Delaware) and former Representative Jim Davis (Democrat-Florida).