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Regulatory NewsRegulatory News
FDA, EMA officials discuss impediments to cell and gene therapies
Posted 17 May 2022 By Joanne S. Eglovitch
The US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) top biologics regulator said the use of a  “playbook” or platform approach for developing multiple cell and gene therapy products and a globally harmonized template would facilitate the develop...
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Asia-Pacific Roundup: New Zealand’s Medsafe tweaks fee increase proposal after industry feedback
Posted 17 May 2022 By Nick Paul Taylor
The New Zealand Medicines and Medical Devices Safety Authority (Medsafe) has revised its upcoming fee changes in light of industry feedback on the draft proposal. Medsafe is retaining the proposed 4.2% increase across all fees but making...
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FDA works to advance real-world data collection in pregnancy and lactation
Posted 16 May 2022 By Mary Ellen Schneider
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is working on ways to facilitate greater use of real-world data (RWD) to help understand the safety and efficacy of medications used during pregnancy and lactation.
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This Week at FDA: House holds user fee markup, CDER’s ARC for rare diseases
Posted 13 May 2022 By Michael Mezher
Welcome to another installment of This Week at FDA, your weekly source for updates – big and small – on FDA, drug and medical device regulation and what we’re reading from around the web. This week, we saw legislation to reauthorize the ...
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500+ gather in Amsterdam for Euro Convergence, RAPS’ largest-ever European event
Posted 12 May 2022 By Zachary Brousseau
RAPS today wrapped up the final day of Euro Convergence 2022, which took place live and in-person in Amsterdam after being held virtually the previous two years and drew more than 500 participants from six continents and 33 countries.
RoundupsRoundups
Euro Roundup: EMA updates annexes on procedures for running GCP inspections
Posted 12 May 2022 By Nick Paul Taylor
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has updated a set of 15-year-old annexes about the procedures for conducting good clinical practice (GCP) inspections requested by the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP).
ReconRecon
Recon: Moderna completes EUA submission for younger kids and adolescents; Generic firms to cap price of Paxlovid copies at $25 in low-income countries
Posted 12 May 2022 By Michael Mezher
Welcome to Regulatory Reconnaissance, your daily regulatory news and intelligence briefing.
Regulatory NewsRegulatory News
Euro Convergence: Attendees want end to regulatory ‘micromanagement’
Posted 12 May 2022 By Ferdous Al-Faruque
AMSTERDAM – Regulatory professionals have a big ask for regulators and other health authorities: Trust us.
Chapter Events Chapter Events
NY/NJ Chapter Webcast- Decision-Making Overview of RWD/RWE Guidances (and RWE Use Successes and Pitfalls)
Monday, 23 May 2022 (12:00 - 1:00PM) 1.0 RAC Credits Member: $0 NonMember: $25
The use of real-world evidence can accelerate drug development and product approvals. However, the acceptable use of real-world evidence for regulatory purposes is a rapidly evolving area where industry.
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.
In-Person In-Person
Regulatory Leadership
Thursday, 20 October 2022 (9:00 - 5:00PM) 0.0 RAC Credits Members: €1080 | Nonmembers: €1265
Learn the typical career routes you can take as a Regulatory professional. This workshop will increase your awareness of what leadership means, particularly when it comes to Regulatory and Quality.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
US Regulation of Advertising, Promotion, and Labeling for Medical Devices (2022)
Wednesday, 25 May 2022 (12:00 - 4:00PM) 6.0 RAC Credits Members: $580 NonMembers: $680
This virtual program will examine current guidelines and expectations for medical devices and how they impact the way you communicate with prospective and end users.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
Sponsored Webcast: EU IVDR: Intriguing Insights, Recommended Actions, and a Look Towards the Future
Tuesday, 17 May 2022 (11:00 - 12:30PM) 1.5 RAC Credits Members: $0 | Nonmembers: $0
Leveraging notified body expertise and real life industry feedback, this webcast is designed to reflect on lessons learned under the IVDR and discuss what the future may look like for diagnostics in Europe.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
Introduction to Regulatory Submissions in the eCTD Format - June 2022
Thursday, 23 June 2022 (10:00 - 5:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Members: $970| Nonmembers: $1,150
Join RAPS for a two-day workshop on regulatory submissions in eCTD format, discussing both the underlying CTD structure and their options for implementing operational changes for electronic applications.
In-Person In-Person
The Evolving Global UDI Requirements
Wednesday, 29 June 2022 (9:00 - 4:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Members: $1,300 | Nonmembers: $1,525
In this two-day, in-person workshop, regulatory experts will cover global UDI requirements and their impact on device manufacturers.
In-Person In-Person
Survivor: The FDA 510(k) Program Edition
Monday, 27 June 2022 (9:00 - 4:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Members: $1,300 | Nonmembers: $1,525
In this two-day, in-person workshop, you will gain an understanding of the 510(k) program and strategies to help obtain a positive clearance decision.
     
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On-demand On-demand
The Aftermath of MDR
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Delve into the challenges that Notified Bodies and industry are experiencing during the transition from MDD to MDR. Glean expertise from the industry’s early adopters with real-world examples
On-demand On-demand
US Regulation of Advertising and Promotion of Drugs
6.0 RAC Credits
Member: $399.00 Nonmember: $499.00
Examine the current requirements for advertising and promotion of healthcare products in the US, and how they impact the way you communication with healthcare professionals, consumers and managed care audiences
On-demand On-demand
A Risk-Based Approach to Validation for Life Sciences Companies
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Learn how a risk-based validation approach can meet compliance requirements and maintain quality while streamlining the validation process.
On-demand On-demand
China NMPA & US FDA Emergency Approval – Implications to Life Science Companies Relating to COVID-19
1.5 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Our experts will explain related guidelines, emergency approval procedures, urgent importations, how they work in practice, what is required during the COVID-19 crisis, and what to expect moving forward.
RAC Prep Bundle RAC Prep Bundle
RAC (Devices) Reference Package: Complete Bundle
Member: $1,900 Nonmember: $2,600
Referred to as 'Reference Packages', RAC Prep bundles combine several of RAPS individual RAC prep tools together at a discounted rate.
RAC Prep Bundle RAC Prep Bundle
RAC (Drugs) Reference Package: Complete Bundle
Member: $1,900 Nonmember: $2,600
Referred to as 'Reference Packages', RAC Prep bundles combine several of RAPS individual RAC prep tools together at a discounted rate.
On-demand On-demand
Understanding and Applying FDA’s 510(k) Modifications Guidance
1.5 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will review key aspects of the guidance, provide historical and other perspectives on its use, and present ideas on how to effectively implement it.
Books Books
Complete GHTF Guidance Document Bundle
Member: $62.50 Nonmember: $82.50
A GHTF bundle of 24 guidances for medical devices: 10 from Study Group 1, eight from Study Group 2, three from Study group 3, two from Study Group 4 and one from Study Group 5.