Dr. William Maisel is a professional in the field of health science. Dr. Maisel attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he received his Bachelor of Science studying biology. He later studied at Joan & Sanford I. Weill College of Cornell University and Harvard School of Public Health receiving his Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health. As a result of his extraordinary credentials, Dr. Maisel holds a position as the Deputy Director for Science and Chief Scientist at the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health. In this position, his major responsibility is to ensure the safety of medical devices.
Dr. Maisel’s work is very important and often in the news. He has published over 120 research manuscripts, book chapters, and scientific abstracts on regulatory science, device innovation, and medical device safety and effectiveness. He has addressed Capitol Hill on the topic on how FDA approval does not guarantee safety in 2009. Dr. Maisel has also conducted numerous interviews on the topic of medical device implementation. This page will serve to feature various types of news that relate to Dr. Maisel’s field of work.