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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).
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
IVDR 2022: What IVD manufacturers can learn from the MDR rollout
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will cover the potential impact of IVDR implementation in 2022 for new and existing (legacy) devices and considerations learned from the MDR rollout for IVD manufacturers to consider strategy.
On-demand On-demand
Meet the Authors: Global Pediatric Development of Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0 NonMember: $25
Four authors from the latest RAPS book, Global Pediatric Development of Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices, will be on hand to answer all your burning questions on global pediatric development in regulatory affairs.
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Best Practices for Building An Efficient Literature Review Process
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will review simple, pragmatic approaches and tools to focus on the high value work of CER preparation by reducing the time to complete low value administrative tasks.
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Sponsored Webcast: Making Sense of FDA's 2021 Real-World Evidence Guidance (On-Demand)
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0 NonMember: $25
As one of the leading Notified Bodies in these transition cases, BSI will share a series of lessons learned from actual case reports of manufacturers moving through the transitioning to applying the EU MDR
On-demand On-demand
Update Your Medical Device UDI Data and Labels: This Year FDA Class I / Next Year EU MDR
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Join speakers from Reed Tech Life Sciences and NiceLabel for an interactive webcast focused on two compliance areas they are monitoring closely.
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Are You Ready to Begin Planning your IND Submission?
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
Regulatory experts will offer advice pertaining to selecting a target indication, seeking pre-IND advice from FDA, deciding whether to use US or non-US sites for early clinical research, and more.
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What You Need to Know About FDA Regulation of Medical Product Promotional Labeling
1.5 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will discuss considerations for implementing quality systems and procedures that will help you remain in compliance with promotional labeling regulations.
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Strategic Role of the RA Professional
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will demonstrate how the RA professional is a key strategic player starting with premarket planning and continuing through product development stages, manufacturing, and post market activities.