Events

Earth Day 2019 – Protecting our Species

By Camilla Saufley | April 19, 2019

NewGen Surgical will be supporting events at a few of our customers on-site celebrations on Earth Day 2019. In 2018 the focus was on plastic pollution, and that campaign continues. Read more here. This years’ theme to highlight species is incredibly important. Everything we do, every purchase we make contributes or…

CleanMed 2019

By Camilla Saufley | March 6, 2019

NewGen Surgical will participate at CleanMed, the premier national conference for leaders in healthcare sustainability. “Every year we look forward to interacting directly with our customers and other sustainability leaders at CleanMed,” said Rob Chase, NewGen Surgical Founder and President. “With the increased focus on reducing carbon emissions in healthcare,…

Northwest Wilderness Medicine Conference

By Camilla Saufley | January 27, 2019

The 3rd annual Northwest Wilderness Medicine Conference on January 4th-6th, 2019 is a special conference in that it is a conference by students & for students. The NWMC is jointly hosted by medical student leadership from the University of Washington, Pacific Northwest University, Oregon Health & Science University, College of…

NewGen Surgical presenting at CleanMed Europe 2018

By Camilla Saufley | August 17, 2018

NewGen Surgical is participating at CleanMed Europe 2018, Europe’s leading conference on sustainable healthcare. The biennial conference, hosted by Health Care Without Harm Europe, will take place at Radboud university medical center – a leading academic centre for patient care, education, and research, whose activities help to improve healthcare and…

International Coastal Cleanup Day 2018

By Camilla Saufley | August 6, 2018

NewGen Surgical supports National Park Services in 33rd International Coastal Cleanup Day In the spirit of our Small Change, Big Impact EPP program, we at NewGen Surgical understand the cumulative impact of positive action. Nationwide, when hospitals exercise climate-smart purchasing to replace the plastic single-use disposable surgical products used in…

Accelerating Innovation for California’s New Plastics Economy

By Camilla Saufley | June 21, 2018

Rob Chase, Founder and President of NewGen Surgical, will participate in a roundtable discussion exploring the role of public policy to advance commercialization and adoption of innovation, and to discuss emerging economic opportunities for the New Plastics Economy. Plastic pollution is a well-recognized multi-faceted problem currently dominating the public discourse.…

CleanMed 2018 Expo

By Camilla Saufley | December 1, 2017

NewGen Surgical is pleased to support and participate in CleanMed 2018. “As the premier national environmental conference for sustainability leaders in the healthcare sector, we look forward to connecting with like-minded healthcare leaders responsible for sustainability at their system,” said Carol Summers, Senior Marketing Manager at NewGen Surgical. “This will…

AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2018

By Camilla Saufley | November 20, 2017

  NewGen Surgical will be exhibiting at the annual AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo on March 24-28 in New Orleans, LA, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Connecting more than 5,800 organizations, AORN provides 65+ educational sessions designed to generate ideas, provoke new thinking, showcase the latest technology…

OR Business Management 2018 Conference

By Camilla Saufley | November 20, 2017

In its seventh year, the OR Business Management 2018 Conference will be held January 31 – February 2, 2018, in San Antonio, Texas. During the interactive event, OR business operations and management will have the opportunity to connect and increase their knowledge of improved processes, new technologies, best practices for…

International Coastal Cleanup Day 2017

By Camilla Saufley | September 7, 2017

This year, NewGen Surgical is partnering with other local groups for the International Coastal Cleanup Day through the coordination of the California Coastal Cleanup Day effort on September 16, 2017. NewGen Surgical staff, family and friends will be collecting non-marine items from Rodeo Beach in the Marin Headlands coordinated by…