Bruno Walter

Managing Director

Educational background

Medical Doctor (Dr. med.)

 

Professional career

Since 2013
Managing Director & Founder

Medical Minds GmbH, Bern

Leading an independent consulting startup company with a special focus on medical writing. The main services include:

  • Regulatory writing
    • Clinical evaluation
    • Technical documentation support
    • Product labeling
    • Contract research activities
  • Medical communications
    • Scientific publication and presentation
    • Scientific promotional material
    • Medical education
  • Scientific support
    • Literature search
    • Evidence-based decision making
    • Clinical support during early-stage product development

 

2008 – 2013
Senior Product Manager

DePuy Synthes, Product Development Europe, Zuchwil

Main responsibilities:

  • Development of new products for fracture treatment, from the idea to market introduction
  • Management of complex, interdisciplinary projects with international teams
  • Global market analyses, strategic marketing, innovation management
  • Product marketing and scientific promotional activities
  • Product training of sales force, surgeons, OR personnel
  • Work on technical documentations for CE-marking and 510k (FDA)
  • Clinical evaluation reports for various new products
  • Post-market update of technical documentations

 

2006 – 2007
Medical Doctor Intern

Different hospitals around the world

Broad experience in OR environment. Main focus on surgical disciplines:

  • Kashikishi / Zambia: General surgery, tropical medicine, pediatrics, gynecology and obstetrics
  • Basel / Switzerland: Anesthesiology, emergency medicine

 

2003
Research Associate

University Hospital of Basel

Activities:

  • Literature search
  • Publication in scientific journals
  • Doctor thesis
  • General research activities

 

Qualifications & memberships

2015
Continuous Education in Scientific Writing

Different universities

Courses and workshops:

  • University of Basel: Scientific Writing (workshop)
  • University of Bern: Scientific Writing Clinic (course)
  • University of Stanford: Writing in the Sciences (online course)

 

2014
Manager Regulatory Affairs TÜV

TÜV SÜD GmbH

Main focus:

  • Clinical evaluation for medical devices
  • Risk management and risk analysis according to ISO 14971
  • Technical documentation of medical devices
  • Management systems for manufacturers of medical devices according to ISO 13485
  • Medical device law (MDD)

 

2014
Active EMWA Member

European Medical Writers Association (EMWA)

www.emwa.org

Should you require more details on my professional track record or some references, please do not hesitate to contact me.