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Regulatory NewsRegulatory News
IVDR implementation day overshadowed by lack of notified bodies, risks to patients
Posted 26 May 2022 By Ferdous Al-Faruque
While the European Union’s In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation (IVDR) is now in effect, stakeholders are concerned that the road forward is not going to be easy, especially due to the lack of notified body capacity to handle t...
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Euro Convergence: SSCP expert lists common mistakes device manufacturers make
Posted 26 May 2022 By Ferdous Al-Faruque
AMSTERDAM – Some of the most common mistakes manufacturers make when complying with safety and clinical performance (SSCP) requirements may sound simple enough to fix, but such issues tend to be persistent, said Rachel Gibbs, principal r...
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Euro Roundup: EMA moves to suspend 100 generic drugs over ‘flawed studies’ run by Indian CRO
Posted 26 May 2022 By Nick Paul Taylor
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is set to suspend around 100 generic medicines that came to market based on data from “flawed” bioequivalence studies run by the contract research organization (CRO) Synchron Research Services.
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Recon: Lawmakers grill Califf on response to infant formula crisis; Supply chain, China lockdowns cloud Medtronic’s outlook
Posted 26 May 2022 By Michael Mezher
Welcome to Regulatory Reconnaissance, your daily regulatory news and intelligence briefing.
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Medtech groups want more time to implement FDA’s QMSR rule
Posted 25 May 2022 By Ferdous Al-Faruque
Medical device lobby groups say they support the US Food and Drug Administration’s plan to align its Quality System Regulations (QSR) with the international quality system standard, but they want more than a year to make the transition.
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FDA issues Q&A on importation of prescription drugs from Canada
Posted 25 May 2022 By Mary Ellen Schneider
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has offered some clarity on the legal requirements for small entities to import prescription drugs from Canada.
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House GOP reps question FDA commissioner on drugs with China-only data, trial site inspections
Posted 25 May 2022 By Jeff Craven
Republicans in the House Committee on Energy and Commerce have sent a letter to US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Robert Califf asking him to provide information about drugs approved solely based on data from clinical tr...
Chapter Events Chapter Events
NY/NJ Chapter Webcast: Panel Discussion on Leadership Journeys: Navigating Career Paths in Regulatory Affairs
Tuesday, 07 June 2022 (12:00 - 1:30PM) 1.5 RAC Credits Member: $0 NonMember: $25
Join us for a panel discussion by six Women Leaders who have navigated and overcome barriers to chart paths for themselves and others in RA.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
The Digital Transformation of MedTech Regulatory Affairs
Thursday, 16 June 2022 (11:00 - 12:30PM) 1.5 RAC Credits Members: $175| Nonmembers: $200
Learn how organizations can respond to the growing adoption of digital solutions by global regulatory agencies and how to process a higher volume of submissions, while improving data quality and consistency.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
Preparing to Take the RAC Devices Exam - Oct 2022
Tuesday, 11 October 2022 (5:00 - 8:30PM) 6.0 RAC Credits Members: $580|Non-members: $680
For those preparing to take the RAC Devices exam. Workshop will focus on critical, analytical & strategic test-taking skills and be facilitated by a panel of regulatory professionals who have earned their RAC.
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Colorado Chapter Webcast: Best Practices for Management of Companion Diagnostics (CDx) Partnerships
Thursday, 23 June 2022 (4:00 - 5:00PM) 1.0 RAC Credits Member: $0 NonMember: $25
This program will cover the key elements and strategies for effective management of Companion Diagnostics.
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Biologics CMC: Phase Appropriate Product Development
Thursday, 21 July 2022 (9:00 - 4:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Member: $970 | Nonmember: $1,150
Learn how to handle technical issues affecting biologic product development challenges and expectations in the US, Europe, and other highly regulated regions.
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Preparing to Take the RAC Drugs Exam
Tuesday, 04 October 2022 (11:00 - 4:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Members: $970 NonMembers: $1,150
Designed specifically for those preparing to take the RAC Drugs exam. This workshop will be facilitated by a panel of RAC-certified regulatory professionals and focuses on sharpening strategic test-taking skills.
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Ontario Chapter Webcast: What, Why and When of Postmarket Clinical Follow-up
Thursday, 21 July 2022 (12:00 - 1:00PM) 1.0 RAC Credits PMCF is now an expectation for many medical devices. As the expectations for EU MDR become clear, PMCF can still be confusing. We will review what may qualify for PMCF, what is required, and when it is required.
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Biologics CMC: Future Trends
Thursday, 27 October 2022 (9:00 - 4:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Member: $1,100 | Nonmember: $1,300
Overview of chemistry, manufacturing and control (CMC) regulatory requirements and best practices associated with biologic and biosimilar products. Emphasis on requirements in US, Europe, and other regions
     
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Books Books
Introduction to the Due Diligence Process, Second Edition
Member: $75.00 Nonmember: $125.00
Explore modern elements of the due diligence process, including the changing focus of document review, and the role of regulatory counsel.
Online Course Online Course
Medical Device Certificate Elective Medical Device Certificate Elective
Medical Devices: China, Japan, Singapore and South Korea Regulatory Overview [4.0 RAC]
4.0 RAC Credits
Member: $465.00 Nonmember: $640.00
This course examines and introduces medical device regulations and registration requirements in China, South Korea, Japan and Singapore.
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Medical Device Certificate Elective Medical Device Certificate Elective
Pharmaceutical Certificate Elective Pharmaceutical Certificate Elective
Project Management for Regulatory Professionals [4.0 RAC]
4.0 RAC Credits
Member: $465 Nonmember: $640
This course provides guidance for effectively establishing a regulatory development project plan, including identifying resources and determining the effort and timing required to create project and budget reports.
On-demand On-demand
Three Real-World Experiences Using a Novel Data Platform
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This program will give you practical insights into new approaches and tools to help manage your business. It will cover 510(k) submission strategy, product code policy assessment, and postmarket safety analysis.
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Sponsored Webcast: Combination Products: Regulatory Approach and cGMP Requirements (On-demand)
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webinar will walk you through the regulatory approach and the new regulations applied for combination products.
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Regulatory Affairs Certificate: Pharmaceuticals
Member: $2360.00 Nonmember: $2950.00
The Regulatory Affairs Certificate: Pharmaceuticals is achieved by completing four core and five elective courses.
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Sponsored Webcast: Why UDI is a Regulatory Issue and Not Just an Operational Process (On-Demand)
1.0 RAC Credits
Members: $0 | Nonmembers: $25
Simplify UDI complexity by exploring requirements across several major markets, including the types of devices that are covered and the expected implementation timelines.
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The COVID-19 Impact: How will Regulatory Emerge from the Pandemic?
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Learn how regulatory teams are adapting to this global health crisis and what effects it will have in the short and long term.