Booth No: 169
Medical Device Authority (MDA)
MDA is the government agency entrusted to serve the Malaysia medical device’s industry. It is a federal statutory agency under the Ministry of Health Malaysia to implement and enforce the Medical Device Act 2012 (Act 737). The main objectives of the Act are to address public health and safety issues related to medical devices and to facilitate medical device trade and industry.
In February 2005, the Cabinet approved the proposal for the development and implementation of medical device regulatory program. Subsequent to the Cabinet decision, Medical Device Authority Act 2012 (Act 738) and Medical Device Act (Act 737) have been published in the Gazzete on 9th February 2012.
MDA was established under the Act 738 on 15 March 2012 and has been officially and fully in operation since 16 June 2012.
Key products/services that will be displayed:
- Public Health and Safety Issues