The Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance (MITA), a division of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), is a full service trade association. As a member, you are eligible to take advantage of services from all of our core departments: technical services for coordination and guidance on standardization, business information services for expertise on statistical data about the medical device industry and its various products and the government relations department for information on federal and state legislation and regulations.

MITA provides leadership for the medical imaging industry on legislative and regulatory issues at the state, federal and international levels. It serves as an advocate for fair legislative and regulatory proposals that encourage innovation, investment in research and development and the continued global competitiveness of the medical imaging industry.

Dr. Greg Sorensen, President and CEO of Siemens Healthcare, recently spoke about the benefits of MITA membership. Listen to his podcast here.

Click here to view MITA’s membership brochure.

“As a member of MITA, Toshiba America Medical Systems is able to join our fellow manufacturers in forming one strong voice for the industry to advocate for legislative and regulatory proposals that encourage innovation and investment in research and development. MITA’s leadership ensures that Toshiba is able to continue to pioneer imaging technologies that improve quality of life for patients, clinicians and administrators.”

Don Fowler, President and CEO, Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.

“MITA’s ongoing exemplary work with government agencies to minimize bureaucratic obstacles enables us to meet our business objectives. In addition, MITA’s experienced government affairs team ensures that voices of radiopharmaceutical manufacturers are heard clearly by Congress and the Administration.”

Thomas H. Tulip, PhD, Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer, Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.

“MITA is an invaluable resource to Elekta and the entire radiation therapy community. As a highly professional organization, MITA’s ongoing efforts to communicate the value of radiation therapy to key stakeholders and support industry initiatives not only advance patient safety and competiveness of the medical device market, but also enable our company to remain at the forefront of technological innovation.”

Rajinder Singh Dhada, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, Elekta

Benefits of Full Membership

  • Lobbying services (federal, state and foreign governments)
  • Policy analysis
  • Development of industry position
  • Trade and market access issues assistance in Europe, Latin America, India, China and other key trading areas
  • Access to market intelligence
  • Access to international programs with offices located in Mexico, Brazil and China
  • Special discount on Hay Group non-consulting services
  • Networking opportunities within the section product groups
  • Technical services (development of codes, standards and conformity assessment policy)

Complimentary subscriptions to:

  • MITA Industry e-Newsletter
  • electroindustry (ei), an award winning monthly magazine
  • NEMA Executive Briefs – Government Relations, an e-newsletter
  • eiXtra, a biweekly e-newsletter
  • Electrical Standards and Product Guide (ESPG), which includes a free listing in products areas

Discounted member rates on the following products and services:

  • Advertising in ei, eiXtra, ESPG and on our website
  • Annual meetings
  • Webinars
  • NEMA/BIS, a full service economic and market research consulting service
  • Job postings on
  • Associate Membership Program

How to Apply

To apply for MITA membership, please fill out the Online Membership Application.

Request More Information

For more information on membership, please contact Gail Rodriguez.

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