Health Technology Report Names Viveve Regulatory Executive Among Top 25 Women in Medical Devices | 2022-01-13 | Press Releases
Viveve SVP Suzon Lommel Named to the List for the Second Consecutive Year for Her Efforts to Advance Innovative Technologies to Treat Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women
ENGLEWOOD, CO/ACCESSWIRE/January 13, 2022/ Viveve Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIVE), a medical technology company focused on women’s intimate health, today announced that Suzon Lommel, the company’s Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Quality, has been named by The Healthcare Technology Report as one of the Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices of 2022. Ms. Lommel was also named one of the Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices in 2021.
“Over the past year, Viveve has been focused on developing our innovative technology for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence or SUI in women. The efforts of Suzon and all of our team members senior have demonstrated our commitment to leadership and innovation. Suzon has always worked to keep us ahead by anticipating and expertly addressing regulatory and quality affairs issues, playing an important role in our progress. Viveve’s entire organization congratulates Suzon for her outstanding contribution to the medical device industry and this well-deserved recognition,” said Scott Durbin, CEO of Viveve.
“In my role at Viveve, I have been fortunate to help advance our unique technology that has the potential to make a profoundly positive difference in the lives of millions of women affected by SUI. I am once again honored to be included with the other women recognized in the Healthcare Technology Report’s Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices for 2022,” said Ms. Lommel. “This honor also highlights once again the outstanding progress of our entire team in its work to develop and bring our technology for the treatment of SUI to patients around the world as quickly as possible.”
The Health Technology Report annually recognizes top performers who have demonstrated depth of specialist knowledge and leadership to make a positive impact in the field of medical devices. Demonstrating qualities such as adaptability, ingenuity and patient orientation, winners play a pivotal role in advancing the competitiveness of their companies and technologies. They also serve as mentors and role models to promote and support leadership opportunities for women in the health technology sector.
Viveve Medical, Inc. is a medical technology company focused on women’s intimate health. Viveve is committed to providing new solutions to improve the overall well-being and quality of life of women. The Viveve® System incorporates cryogen-cooled monopolar radiofrequency technology to evenly deliver volumetric heating while gently cooling surface tissue to generate neocollagenesis in a single in-office session. In the United States, the Viveve® System is cleared by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in general surgical electrocoagulation and hemostasis procedures. International regulatory approvals and clearances have been received for vaginal laxity and/or enhancement of sexual function indications in over 50 countries.
Viveve continues to advance its clinical development program in stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Viveve received FDA approval for its IDE application to conduct the multicenter, randomized, double-blind, simulation-controlled PURSUIT trial for improving SUI in women in July 2020 and approval from the FDA of its requested amendments to the IDE protocol in December 2020. The trial was reported in January 2021 and completion of subject enrollment was announced on December 14, 2021. The first results are expected in late 2022. If they are positive, the results of the PURSUIT trial may support a new SUI indication in the United States
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