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    RAPS to Host Career Fair in Minneapolis

    On 24 September, RAPS will host a career fair for regulatory professionals and other interested job seekers in Minneapolis. The fair will take place 5:30–8:30 pm at the Marriott Minneapolis West and will give attendees a chance to network and meet in person with hiring managers and recruiters from a number of leading medical device and biotech organizations seeking to fill regulatory positions in the Twin Cities area. Participating exhibitors include: ACI...
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    RAPS to Host San Jose Career Fair

    On 10 September, RAPS will host a career fair and networking event for regulatory job seekers and employers in the San Jose area. The event will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 pm PDT at the Biltmore Hotel & Suites in Santa Clara, CA, and will give attendees a chance to network and meet in person to discuss open regulatory positions and career opportunities. The career fair is free for job seekers to attend. To register, fill out this online form . Employers int...
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    RAPS Virtual Career Fair to Take Place 13 August

    RAPS will host another in its series of Virtual Career Fairs this Thursday, 13 August from 12:00 to 4:30 pm EDT. The event, held completely online, provides a venue for regulatory job seekers and recruiters to connect conveniently, confidentially and in real time without having to leave their desks. Confirmed exhibitors for the 13 August fair are: Mylan Globus Medical Hollister Arazy Group Participation in the event is free for job seekers, who ...
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    RAPS Mid-Atlantic Career Day Draws Nearly 100 to Learn, Network

    Earlier this month, nearly 100 regulatory professionals, career changers, students and others gathered at the Montgomery County (MD) campus of Johns Hopkins University to learn, network and perhaps take the next steps in their regulatory careers. This was the second year for this regional career event. It was organized by RAPS DC/Baltimore Chapter Co-Chairs Nancy Singer (pictured), RAC, FRAPS, JD, president, Compliance Alliance LLC; and Daniela Drago, PhD, assis...
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    RAPS Virtual Career Fair Planned for 18 June

    RAPS’ next Virtual Career Fair is planned for Thursday, 18 June 2015, from 12 to 4:30 pm EDT. RAPS has been hosting these online events regularly since 2010, and they have proved extremely popular. Average attendance is 200–300. This is will be the second one this year; the first was held in April. The Virtual Career Fair allows regulatory job seekers the opportunity to chat live in an interactive virtual environment with hiring managers and recruiters from to...
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    Regulatory Pros and Hopefuls Gather in Chicago for Midwest Career Day

    The first-ever RAPS Midwest Regional Career Day was held last month outside Chicago, attracting 75 attendees from surrounding areas and as far away as Minneapolis and Louisville, KY. Attendees came to network, meet with recruiters and hear presentations from a range of speakers. Presenters included the event organizers from the RAPS Chicago Chapter, several experienced regulatory professionals talking about their own career paths, job search experts, an investigator...
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    Next RAPS Virtual Career Fair Coming Up 23 April

    The next RAPS Virtual Career Fair will take place on Thursday, 23 April 2015, from 12 to 4:30 pm EDT. This virtual event brings together hiring managers and recruiters from leading healthcare organizations with regulatory job seekers in an interactive online job fair. Using an online platform, job seekers can chat in real time with representatives from companies that are hiring now, submit resumes and respond to multiple job openings securely and easily. Registrati...
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    RAPS DC/Baltimore Chapter Career Day Offers Insight, Opportunity to Meet Employers

    • 10 June 2013
    "Don't always assume you don't have the experience." That was the message to, students, graduates and seasoned regulatory professionals from Andrea Chamblee, regulatory counsel, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). She presented her insights at the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) DC/Baltimore Chapter Career Day, 11 May 2013. Nearly 100 people participated in the event held at the Johns Hopkins University Montgomery County Campus. Attendees were welcomed...
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    Finding Your Pathway Into Regulatory

    How can I get started in regulatory? This question comes up quite often. Interest in getting into the healthcare products regulatory profession is growing among professionals in related fields such as research and development, quality and laboratory sciences. At the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS), we get this question in emails and phone calls, and hear it asked at conferences and networking events, and voiced in multiple social media conversations and on...
  • Op-ed: New RAPS Research on the Regulatory Profession

    For several years, studies conducted by RAPS have indicated talented regulatory staff are highly valued and sought after, and they are being rewarded with increased compensation. This trend has continued over the past two decades and now confirmed in the 2012 Scope of Practice & Compensation Report for the Regulatory Profession , released by RAPS in July. The study is based on information from nearly 3,000 regulatory professionals representing 58 countries and emplo...
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    Finding the Perfect Match: Mentors Guide Professionals

    Did you ever want career advice, but had no one to ask? Needed insight about informational interviews, but did not want to rely on the Internet? The RAPS Washington, DC/Baltimore Chapter hosted a "Mentor-Mentee: Match Making" event to bring together those seeking information with those who have it. Fourteen RAPS members participated at the RAPS training center in Rockville, MD on 21 June 2012. These individuals, representing the academic, not-for-profit, federal and c...
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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 ...