AdvaMed launches online mentoring portal for job-seeking veterans
AdvaMed launches a new initiative in line with the Medical Technology Veterans Program designed to help job-seeking veterans find positions with medical device organizations.
Medical device industry lobbying group AdvaMed this week unveiled the latest addition to its Medical Technology Veterans Program, a website dedicated to fostering the relationship between device makers and returning veterans who are looking for guidance and mentoring when entering the industry.
"We are proud of our industry's passion and commitment in working together to assist and support service members as they make the transition from the military to the civilian work force," Michael Minogue, chairman, president & CEO of Abiomed  (NSDQ:ABMD ) and a Desert Storm veteran, said in prepared remarks. "We believe the medical technology industry is a natural fit for veterans, who are dedicated to a mission of service."