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This Week at FDAThis Week at FDA
This Week at FDA: Upcoming VRBPAC meetings, Califf on the Hill and ARPA-H gets official
Posted 27 May 2022 By Michael Mezher, Ferdous Al-Faruque
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, FDA announced the dates for three upco...
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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...
RoundupsRoundups
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.
ReconRecon
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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MDCG sets out transition periods for legacy diagnostics post-IVDR
Posted 24 May 2022 By Gareth Macdonald
The European Commission’s Medical Device Coordination Group (MDCG) has clarified how long legacy devices can remain on the market after the In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR) comes into application.
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Asia-Pacific Roundup: Philippine FDA seeks feedback on abridged procedures for clinical trial applications
Posted 24 May 2022 By Nick Paul Taylor
The Philippine Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is planning to offer an abridged procedure for clinical trial applications by relying on other regulatory authorities. FDA is running a consultation about its draft guidelines on the prop...
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.
Coming Soon Coming Soon
Digital Devices: Exploring Real-World Effectiveness of Prescription Digital Therapeutics
Thursday, 08 December 2022 (11:00 - 12:00PM) 0.0 RAC Credits
In-Person In-Person
Cybersecurity Unauthorized
Monday, 27 June 2022 (9:00 - 5:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Members: $1,300 | Nonmembers: $1,525
In this two-day, in-person workshop, regulatory experts will develop the knowledge they need to help steer their organizations in the right direction when it comes to global cybersecurity expectations.
Chapter Events Chapter Events
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.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
China NMPA Medical Device Regulations & NEW Revisions and Guidance
Tuesday, 07 June 2022 (8:00 - 12:00PM) 12.0 RAC Credits Member: $825 NonMember: $970
This interactive, three-day program will explore the fundamentals of Chinese NMPA regulations for medical devices, emphasizing updated revisions and guidance released within the last two years.
Chapter Events Chapter Events
Chicago Chapter Webcast: EU IVDR Update
Monday, 13 June 2022 (11:00 - 1:00PM) 2.0 RAC Credits Member: $0 NonMember: $25
Attend this session to learn the latest updates that can help your organization overcome obstacles for placing devices in the EU under MDR and ensure market continuity after the application date.
Virtual Programs Virtual Programs
Setting the Standard for Real-World Evidence: Research Methods and Data Quality for Medical Devices
Friday, 05 August 2022 (10:00 - 2:00PM) 6.0 RAC Credits Member: $150 NonMember: $175
Panelists with industry, regulator and health-system perspectives will outline key principles and considerations in designing and executing a real-world evidence study for medical-device evaluation.
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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Online Course Online Course
Medical Device Certificate Elective Medical Device Certificate Elective
Medical Devices: Compliance & Audits [5.0 RAC]
5.0 RAC Credits
Member: $545.00 Nonmember: $745.00
This course is designed for quality and regulatory professionals with little or no previous auditing experience and individuals who need to broaden their knowledge of the audit process.
Online Course Online Course
Medical Device Certificate Elective Medical Device Certificate Elective
Quality System Regulation (QSR) [5.0 RAC]
5.0 RAC Credits
Member: $545.00 Nonmember: $745.00
This course is organized to align with the organization of the subparts and paragraphs as presented in the QSR.
Product Bundle Product Bundle
Regulatory Basics Bundle - US & Canada
Member: $400.00 Nonmember: $560.00
This bundle provides fundamental information on product lifecycles, gives insight into professional roles and responsibilities and discusses regulatory mechanisms, processes and agencies within key markets.
On-demand On-demand
Best Practices on MDR Transition Under Current Conditions (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
Books Books
Fundamentals of International Regulatory Affairs, Fifth Edition
Members: $295 Nonmembers: $395
This edition discusses regulatory changes that have occurred globally and technologically with a focus on drugs and medical devices.
On-demand On-demand
Understanding Key Components of a Clinical Evaluation
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This broadcast will explain the key changes of clinical evaluation, review phases for clinical evaluation, explain expectations for systematic literature review, and identify types of clinical support data.
On-demand On-demand
Artificial Intelligence: A Regulatory Perspective (On Demand)
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will provide an overview of terminology and concepts in Artificial Intelligence, review the regulatory requirements in the EU market, cover real-world examples of commercial solutions
Books Books
Fundamentals of EU Regulatory Affairs, Ninth Edition
Members: $295 Nonmembers: $395
Learn about the transformation of the EU healthcare product regulatory landscape, including the impact of Brexit and EMA’s move from London to Amsterdam.