The MDRC is working through a multi-stakeholder approach and via an inter-disciplinary collaboration with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the ASEAN Consultative Committee on Standards and Quality (ACCSQ), the Global Harmonization Working Party (GHWP) and is in the process of confirming the following MDRC priority areas of work in Southeast Asia:

Good Regulatory Practices – Implementation and Operationalization
Use of international standards and conformity assessment as essential GRP
Medical Device Regulatory Convergence, Reliance and Recognition
ASEAN Medical Device Directive Implementation