Event Type: STERIS AST Webinar | Date: September 2, 2020 - December 16, 2020 | Location:

 

STERIS AST TechTalk Webinars

STERIS AST TechTalks are a series of webinars covering subjects relating to Gas and Radiation sterilization processing and the laboratory testing and validation services that support these processes.

You can find links to register for these TechTalks below. After registering, please follow the instructions to add your chosen TechTalks to your Calendar.

Introduction

STERIS AST TechTalk 1 – Introduction to Industrial Sterilization and STERIS AST
Presented by Brian McEvoy, Senior Director, Global Technologies.
An overview of the evolution of industrial sterilization in meeting the needs of medical device sterility assurance, developments in technologies and standards, and the sustainable, technology-neutral service offering provided by STERIS AST.
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Radiation Series

STERIS AST TechTalk 2 – Fundamentals of X-ray Irradiation
Presented by Herve Michel, Director, Radiation Technology EMEAAPAC & Deepak Patil, Senior Director, Radiation Technology.
An overview of X-ray irradiation technology, its applications, product considerations, and benefits.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 3 – Fundamentals of E-beam Irradiation
Presented by Niamh Pardy, Regional Radiation Validation Manager & Jonathan Jansson, Principal Scientist.
An overview of E-beam irradiation technology, its applications, product considerations, and benefits.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 4 – Fundamentals of Gamma Irradiation
Presented by Sylvan Hehenkamp, Regional Radiation Validation Manager & Bryan Hardnacke, Scientist III.
An overview of Gamma irradiation technology, its applications, product considerations, and benefits.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 5 – Technology Transfer
Presented by Herve Michel, Director, Radiation Technology EMEAAPAC & Betty Howard, Senior Radiation Sterilization Manager.
An overview of requirements for transfer of product treatment between three radiation modalities; Gamma, Electron Beam and X-ray.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 6 – Testing and Validation for Radiation Sterilization
Presented by Daniel Howell, RTC & UK Labs Operations Manager & Betty Howard, Senior Radiation Sterilization Manager.
Understand how to validate and maintain a sterilization dose range for radiation processes and the microbiology testing and ISO 11137 options available for setting dose ranges.
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Gas Series

STERIS AST TechTalk 7 – Fundamentals of EO Sterilization
Presented by Richard Cowman, Technical Director Global EO Technology & Ken Gordon, Principal Scientist.
An overview of ethylene oxide technology, its applications, product considerations, and benefits.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 8 – Fundamentals of Sustainable EO® Sterilization
Presented by Richard Cowman, Technical Director Global EO Technology & Ken Gordon, Principal Scientist.
An introduction to Sustainable EO® sterilization services and its innovative approaches, such as cycle design, validation strategy, and process challenge device design.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 9 – The Future of Sustainable EO® (Cycle Calculation)
Presented by Richard Cowman, Technical Director Global EO Technology & Ken Gordon, Principal Scientist.
How the Cycle Calculation Overkill approach can further reduce EO usage and cycle times.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 10 – Fundamentals of VHP
Presented by Conor Pardy, VHP Sterilization Engineer.
Overview of Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide, including technology, equipment, and applications.
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STERIS AST TechTalk 11 – Industrial Steam Sterilization
Presented by Tim Skordahl, Project Manager.
An overview of steam sterilization and terminal process validation.
Wednesday 11 November 11.30am EST Click here to register

STERIS AST TechTalk 12 – Testing and Validation for Gas Sterilization
TBC & Jason Rogers, Principal Scientist.
An overview of the laboratory testing and test method validations performed in support of gaseous sterilization validations, including residual testing.
Wednesday 18 November 08.30 GMT Click here to register
Wednesday 18 November 11.30 EST Click here to register

Testing & Validation Series

STERIS AST TechTalk 13 – Product and Packaging Testing Services.
Presented by Phil Roxby, Technical Services Manager.
An outline of the regulatory test process in relation to both sterile barrier packaging and medical devices, including post-sterilization qualification testing such as transportation, aging (stability), and device performance testing. Content will be applicable to both new and legacy devices requiring resubmission due to a significant change, for example transfer between Sterilization modalities.
Wednesday 2 December 08.30am GMT Click here to register
Wednesday 2 December 11.30am EST Click here to register

STERIS AST TechTalk 14 – Reusable Device Testing
Presented by Tim Skordahl, Project Manager.
An overview of best practices when validating the recommended processing instructions for reusable medical devices.
Wednesday 9 December 11.30am EST Click here to register

Conclusion

STERIS AST TechTalk 15 – Key Considerations for Industrial Sterilization
Presented by Brian McEvoy, Senior Director, Global Technologies.
A closing discussion on what single-use medical device manufacturers should consider when selecting a sterilization technology, and key considerations for long term-supply of sterile devices delivered safely and on time to patients.
Wednesday 16 December 08.30 GMT Click here to register
Wednesday 16 December 11.30 EST Click here to register