• Regulatory Moratorium Bill Passes House

    The US House of Representatives passed a bill that would freeze many regulations, including those introduced by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), until unemployment falls to pre-recession levels. The legislation, the Regulatory Freeze for Jobs Act , was introduced in the House in February and passed the House in a 240-178 vote largely on party lines on 26 July. Among the bill's numerous provisions is a title stripping federal agencies of their power to pas...
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    RAPS DC/Baltimore Chapter Sponsors Career Day at Johns Hopkins

    Students, graduates and representatives from industry and government were on hand for the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)/Johns Hopkins Career Day on 20 May at Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus in Rockville, MD. The objective of the event was to provide participants with an opportunity to hear from, and connect with, senior regularly professionals, and to participate in a hands-on workshop on career management. Staff from the US Food and ...
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    Choosing the Right Regulatory Career: An Inside Look

    "Choosing the Right Regulatory Career" looks at the wide range of opportunities available to those interested in the regulatory profession. The 21 authors, all experienced regulatory professionals, discuss the role of the regulatory professional in a variety of settings including large and small prescription drug companies, generic pharmaceutical companies, medical device and IVD manufacturers, Institutional Review Boards and consultancies, as well as specialties suc...