San Francisco Bay Area Chapter: Things to Know About IEC 60601-1 Amendment 2

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Friday, 24 March 2023 (12:00 PM) - Friday, 24 March 2023 (1:15 PM) Pacific Time (US & Canada)

Learn from an industry expert about the amendments to the base standard for medical electric equipment, updated software, usability and risk management standards for basic safety and essential performance of medical electric equipment.


23 December 2022 — 24 March 2023: $0 Member | $25 Nonmember

Learning Objectives

After this program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the amendments to the base standard for the medical electric equipment
  • Understand the updated risk management, usability and software standards for the basic safety and essential performance of medical electric equipment

Audience Learning Level

Intermediate: Content is designed based upon the assumption that individuals have basic knowledge of the topic(s) and/or demonstrated competence related to the topic(s). Higher-level concepts are introduced during lectures; exercises requiring synthesis and/or application of concepts are incorporated into the activity.

Who Should Attend?

Regulatory Affairs Professionals, Regulatory Affairs Managers and Specialists, Medical Device Specialists


Pamela Gwynn

Pamela Gwynn, Principal Engineer at Underwriters Laboratories Medical Electrical Equipment and Home Health Care Appliances, has over 33 years of experience in the product safety business related to medical electrical devices.She is responsible for developing and maintaining programs related to medical electrical devices and other healthcare appliances. she is a member of NFPA 99 HEA-ELS, HEA-Med and NEC 70 M15.


RAPS reserves the right to cancel this program at its sole discretion. RAPS will not be responsible for travel or other costs incurred due to cancellation.

All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to  RAPS is unable to accept cancellations by phone.

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Proof of Attendance

 A certificate of attendance can be downloaded from the RAPS Learning Portal following the event.


For additional hands-on support, you can also connect with RAPS support 30 min prior to the workshop

For account support, contact the RAPS Support Center: +1 301 770 2920, ext. 200 (8:30 am–5:30 pm EST, Monday–Friday) or email

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