Interventional Radiology is synonymous with innovation. At the heart of this innovation is a deeply rooted partnership between IR care-providers and technology manufacturers. Such impactful partnerships drive career advancement, offer lifelong engagement opportunities, and shape the field of IR.
To this end, SIR is pleased to announce the launch of the C3 (Corporate Change Champions) initiative, a multi-pronged program designed to support underrepresented SIR members seeking corporate partnership opportunities.
Objectives & Opportunities
I. Eliminating Barriers
Shattering the glass floor those SIR members seeking to establish corporate partnerships.
II. Developing Resources
Creating and furnishing the tools and ladders that SIR members will need to secure corporate partnerships.
III. Goal-oriented Support
Providing sustained, personalized support that leads to realized opportunities and measurable success.
Medical Advisory Board Member
Serves among clincial experts offering insight and guidance to a company's leadership.
New Product Consultant
Contributes actively to product design and testing.
Particpates in prototype and product testing in an in-vivo lab setting.
Speaks on clinical evidence and/or clinical practice, typically in a conference setting.
Aids in the creation of slide decks, marketing materials, or medical writing.
FDA and Medicare Consultant
Participates in an important regulatory and advocacy discussions.
Clinical Trial Consultants
Provides safety and protocol expertise, or serves as principal investigator.
Educates peers and company personnel on disease states, procedures, technique and patient selection.
Proctors and Preceptors
Proctors provide clinical guidance to peers. Preceptors receive this guideance. Proctors and preceptors are typically connected in-person or via remote connectivity software.
Jonas Levi Nash
SIR, Director of Corporate Relations
Leadership & Stakeholders
The Corporate Change Champions (C3) initiative is lead by the SIR Corporate Engagement Advisor, in collaboration with the SIR Corporate Ambassador Program (CAP) and SIR Diversity & Inclusiveness Advisory Groups.
Nishita Kothary, MD, FSIR
Professor, Interventional Radiology
Stanford University Medical Center
Interested in a corporate partnership opportunity? Inquire with the designated C3 representatives below to learn more.
|Cook Medical||John Brumleve|
|Gore & Associates||Erica Voll|
|Inari Medical||Morgan Kunkle|
|Merit Medical||Ryan Koontz|
|Shockwave Medical||Corrin Miller|
|Siemens Healthineers||Lynn Mueller-Hegemann|
|Sirtex Medical||Rick Kadile|
|Terumo Interventional Systems||Kristina Connelly|
|TriSalus Life Sciences||Heather Chemtob|