As part of a thank you for their support we are doing a series of profiles of our sponsors. Without their support we would not be able to function as a club so we would urge you to support them in return in any way possible.
Sponsor: Boston Scientific.
Boston Scientific Europe is the European branch of Boston Scientific Corporation, with offices in 19 countries and a market presence in 52 countries.
They transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. As a global medical technology leader for more than 30 years, they advance science for life by providing a broad range of high performance solutions that address unmet patient needs and reduce the cost of healthcare.
Their products and technologies are used to diagnose or treat a wide range of medical conditions, including heart, digestive, pulmonary, vascular, urological, women's health, and chronic pain conditions.
They demonstrate continued commitment to meaningful clinical science by conducting carefully designed clinical studies and by sponsoring studies that seek tailored therapy options to optimize patient outcomes.
They strongly believe in education and that is why one of the six worldwide platforms for health care professional education, the Institute for Advancing Science, is located in Paris.
Boston Scientific Europe is also an active member of Eucomed and we work in close collaboration with key stakeholders, institutions and bodies both at European and local level
Their journey of innovation began in 1979, when their revolutionary steerable catheters were first used in less-invasive procedures. Today, they continue their legacy of delivering meaningful innovation to meet patient needs around the world and deliver economic value to their customers.
A major employer in South Tipperary the Clonmel Operations facility manufactures all of Boston Scientific's pacemakers and implantable defibrillators for the global market. The nature of their products, which combine innovative mechanical and electrical technology with cutting edge software algorithms, offers career opportunities across a broad range of technical skill sets.
Boston Scientific has recently announced a €26m research investment in the Clonmel facility in conjunction with IDA Ireland. This investment will enable Boston Scientific to significantly expand its R&D and technical capabilities for the design of the company's next-generation Cardiology Rhythm Management (CRM) devices manufactured at Clonmel.
For more information please visit http://www.bostonscientific.com
|The Boston Scientific logo on the Right arm |
of a club member at a 2015 Sportive
Image via Caroline Lafford Photography