CMMI Institute

Capability Counts 2019

30 April & 1 May, 2019

Reston, VA

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Speaker Profile

Joanne Kipp, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

ZOLL LifeVest

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Mrs. Joanne Kipp is a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer at ZOLL LifeVest with over 8 years of experience in the quality field.  She supports Medical Device Operations, New Product Development, CAPA, and Project Management.  Joanne is a certified CMMI Associate and the site coordinator for her facilities participation in the Medical Device Discovery Appraisal Program (MDDAP).


Panel: Building Capability in the Medical Device Industry

Conference Track: Improving Capability in the Medical Device Industry

Hear first-hand accounts of adopting CMMI V2.0 from participants of the collaborative FDA pilot program that endeavors to build a culture of quality across the medical device ecosystem. Enrolled device-makers receive a tailored evaluation appraisal to understand their capabilities against industry best practices and identify improvement opportunities. Panelists will speak to individual stories, broader themes, and answer questions.