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Get to Know the IFU: an introduction to documenting medical devices

Leah Guren


An IFU (Instructions for Use) is the medical device industry's version of a user manual. In this rapidly growing market, TechComm professionals with the right skills and knowledge can find an interesting and rewarding niche.
But is it for you?


starting time
28/03/23 | 15:00 clock
ending time
28/03/23 | 16:00 clock
Time zone
tekom Belgium
Recording available only to logged-in members.

learning objectives

In this webinar, you will learn:

  • What are the differences between documenting a medical device and documenting other types of technology products?
  • What things are the same?
  • What do you need to know?
  • How do you get started if you have never had a medical device client?

Join us as we explore this fascinating branch of medical writing.


Leah Guren

Leah Guren

Leah Guren is the owner/operator of Cow TC. She has been active in the field of technical communication since 1980 and now devotes her time to training and consulting. Leah works with TechComm teams all over the world, using humor and a lively interactive training approach to help them solve their biggest content development challenges. She also provides consulting services to companies, emphasizing  documentation UX and creating global-ready content. Leah’s clients include some of the top high-tech and biotech companies, including Intel, IBM, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, RAD, Cisco, Medtronic, and Rambam Medical Center. Leah is a popular speaker in the field of technical communication, a published author, a Fellow in STC (Society for Technical Communication), and a long-time tekom member.