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    A View From the Top: An Interview with CRI President Jennifer Kerr, RAC

    This article is based on an interview with Cook Research Incorporated (CRI) president Jennifer Kerr and covers a wide range of topics from her education, to how she became interested in regulatory, to her experiences in clinical affairs and her responsibilities at CRI. Introduction Jennifer Kerr, president of Cook Research Incorporated (CRI), has had an impressive career and is involved with many aspects of identification, development, testing, and regulatory approval...
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    Get RAC Questions Answered at the Regulatory Convergence

    If you are planning to attend RAPS’ upcoming Regulatory Convergence in Baltimore, 24–28 October, and you are thinking about pursuing Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) or have questions about the RAC, you should plan to attend one of the conference’s two scheduled RAC mini-sessions. The RAC mini-sessions are 45 minutes long and will be held in between educational sessions on Monday and Tuesday. These interactive sessions will give attendees the opportunity to...
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    184 Earn Regulatory Affairs Certification in Spring 2015

    RAPS congratulates the 184 professionals who earned their  Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC)   in spring 2015, the most recent group to do so. The RAC is the only professional credential for the healthcare product regulatory field. It is earned by passing one of the four RAC exams and must be maintained through continuous learning, professional development and leadership activities. The deadline to  apply  for the next exam cycle taking place this...
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    US RAC Prep Webcast Series to Kick Off 15 July

    While the Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) exams are experience-based and intended for professionals who have been working in the field for three to five years, don’t misinterpret that to mean you can rely solely on your professional experience and expect to pass with ease. The success rate for the exams is typically between 40% and 50%. When it comes to passing any of the four RAC exams , effective preparation is critical. On 15 July, RAP...
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    How to Schedule Your RAC Exam

    One simple but important step in your quest for Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) is scheduling your exam. The four RAC exams are computer-based and are offered at testing centers around the world during the April–May and October–November exam periods, so regardless of which exam you wish to take, there will be a number of possible locations and dates available. Once you have registered for the exam of your choice, about 15 days before the exam c...
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    RAC Eligibility Explained

    If you are considering taking one of the four Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) exams, one of the first things you need to do is determine whether you meet the exam eligibility requirements . The criteria are not complicated, but since they were changed—the updated criteria went into effect beginning with the autumn 2014 exam period—there may be some lingering confusion over the exact requirements. To be eligible to take the RAC exam, you must have at least a bac...
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    The Four RAC Credentials Explained

    Perhaps you have decided to pursue Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC), or you are interested in it, but are unsure which of the four RAC credentials is the best fit for you. A previous article examined factors to consider in determining if the RAC is right for you . If you need to assess whether or not to pursue an RAC, you may want to start there. In this article, I will address the question of which RAC credential is right for you. The RAC Credentia...
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    RAPS Congratulates 223 Regulatory Professionals Who Earned RAC in Spring 2013

    • 05 August 2013
    RAPS has announced the names of the 223 regulatory professionals who earned their Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) during the spring 2013 RAC exam period. Along with the Regulatory Affairs Certification Board, the independent body responsible for overseeing the RAC program, RAPS congratulates these accomplished professionals. Following is the full list of those who passed RAC exams in spring 2013. Multiple RACs Earned Ivan Perez Chamorro, US and Global ...
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    RAPS Congratulates 338 Regulatory Professionals Who Earned RAC in Autumn 2012

    RAPS has announced the names of the 338 regulatory professionals who earned their Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) during the autumn 2012 RAC exam period. Along with the Regulatory Affairs Certification Board, the independent body responsible for overseeing the RAC program, RAPS congratulates these accomplished professionals. Following is the full list of those who passed RAC exams in autumn 2012. Multiple RACs Earned Wei Shang, US and Global ...
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    RAPS Announces Spring 2012 Class of RACs

    • 31 August 2012
    The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society has announced the names of the 203 individuals who earned their Regulatory Affairs Certification during the spring 2012 RAC exam period. Along with the Regulatory Affairs Certification Board, RAPS extends sincere congratulations to these accomplished professionals. Following is the full list of the spring 2012 RAC class. RAC Canada Bradley Abbott Purvi Agrawal Nicholas Allard Maha...
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    Autumn 2011 RAC Class

    The Regulatory Affairs Certification Board and the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society extend sincere congratulations to the 279 individuals who earned their Regulatory Affairs Certification during the Autumn 2011 RAC exam period. Following is the full list of the Autumn 2011 RAC class. RAC Canada Olufemi Adeoye Yverre Bobay Joanna Chan Nancy Gertlar Babak Givehchi Pantea Habibnia ...