SIQ: Online-Workshop: Biocompatibility of Medical Devices

This workshop will be in English and is part of our new academy cooperation with the Slowenian notified body SIQ!

About the training

Biocompatibility of medical devices is an important characteristic of safe and compliant medical devices. The main steps for ensuring biocompatibility are specified in ISO 10993-1 standard.

Attendees will participate in a workshop on the preparation of medical device biological evaluation reports covering chemical characterization of materials, documentation preparation, and justification of testing performance or its omission (cytotoxicity, irritation, sensitization, systemic toxicity, genotoxicity, carcinogenicity). All these issues will be discussed through practical examples.

The workshop will cover the theoretical basics and requirements through practical examples and an exchange of experiences. Attendees may send their questions at registration prior to the workshop.


  • Presentation of requirements for biological safety evaluations of medical devices in medical device directives and regulations, as well as ISO 10993-1 and other relevant standards
  • Review of the ISO 14971 standard in relation to biological safety – preparation of a biological evaluation report concerning biological risks
  • Methodology and biological evaluation report preparation
  • Summary of ISO 10993-1 with practical discussions


  • Standard: 475,00 EUR (excl. VAT)
  • Get your special 10 % with this code: encosiq10
  • incl. seminar documents as PDF and a certificate of participation.

Your Trainer

Marjetka Kralj Kunčič PhD is a Doctor of Science in microbiology with more than 17 years of experience in quality management systems. Her previous work with a medical device manufacturer included not only laboratory management and quality control, but also active involvement in the development, production and regulatory compliance of medical devices, as well as quality management system compliance. Currently, she works as an SIQ auditor and a consultant in the field of medical devices and a member of the technical group for the preparation of health protection standards.

Location: ONLINE

The online workshop will take place in a live online e-classroom and will be divided into three parts with breaks in between. Up to two days before the implementation, registered participants will receive a link to the online training. Participants need a computer with a microphone and a camera, as well as access to a reliably functioning internet connection to participate in online training without interruption.

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For questions please text: or call +43 1 8863491

This workshop will be in English and is part of our new academy cooperation with the Slowenian notified body SIQ!