09 Dec 2011 MediWales Industry Judges Award

Calon Cardio-Technology Limited wins Industry Judges Award for outstanding contribution to the Life Science Sector at MediWales Innovation Awards Dinner.

Calon is delighted to announce that it received the Industries Judges Prize for outstanding contribution to the life Science Sector at the MediWales Innovations Award Dinner held in Cardiff on 8th December 2011. 

Receiving the award on behalf of Calon, Technical Director, Graham Foster said “This award recognises the tremendous design innovation that we have brought to the LVAD pump arena. As an early stage company we are determined not only to develop a better, more affordable pump but also to provide confidence to potential patients and surgeons that we are able to address their underlying chronic heart failure with state of the art novel technology.”

Handing the award to the Company, Sue Bale of the Aueurin Bevan Health Board said “ Calon is exactly the type of company we are seeking to encourage in South Wales –merging the disciplines from our traditional industries with an understanding of biology and medicine to address serious clinical challenges”

For more information, contact Kevin Fernquest, Managing Director, Calon Cardio- Technologies,  01792 602861



Disclaimer: Calon Cardio’s VAD devices are not available for sale, including in the United States of America