As a teenager, Meggan already understood the importance of preventive cancer screenings after her father passed away from colon cancer before the age of 50. That gave her the drive to support colon cancer research and help raise awareness around this preventable disease. Now working in medtech, she feels even closer to her father as she contributes to a team that can make a difference in people’s lives.
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As a child, Gregory witnessed the evolution of medical technology firsthand when his dad underwent a number of invasive spinal surgeries. He was inspired not only by the technological innovation but the outcomes those improvements had on his dad’s quality of life and on his family’s experience. Now committed to improving others’ lives, he is passionate about driving medical technology evolution to create positive change.
Alexy is a first-generation American, originally from the Dominican Republic. He not only enjoys his growing career in medical technology manufacturing but is passionate about the work he is doing because it helps patients have the lifesaving surgeries they need.
Growing up, Cydney was exposed to engineering from her mom and orthopedic devices at a young age from her grandmother’s knee surgeries and her own foot pronation for which she received custom orthotics. She finds fulfillment in innovation, helping patients, and working with customers in an externally facing role.
Share Your Story
We have all been impacted by the medical device technology industry in different ways. We want to hear from you about how it has improved your quality of life – or even saved your life or that of a loved one. Work in the medtech industry? Your story matters! Share what drives you and you’ll help create awareness of the industry you love.