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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...
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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
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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...
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Recon: Pfizer’s ulcerative colitis drug hits endpoints in Phase 3 trials; India’s Serum Institute plans new Africa plant
Posted 24 May 2022 By Michael Mezher
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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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Digital Devices: Exploring Real-World Effectiveness of Prescription Digital Therapeutics
Thursday, 08 December 2022 (11:00 - 12:00PM) 0.0 RAC Credits
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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.
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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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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.
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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.
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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.
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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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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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PMCF User Feedback Surveys: Practical Solutions, Lessons Learned, and Processes for Success
1.5 RAC Credits
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will provide practical solutions to leveraging user feedback surveys as PMCF activities under the EU MDR, presented by former notified body leadership and PMCF subject matter experts.
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SaMD Product Development: Addressing Challenges through Early Integration of Regulatory, Quality and Clinical Data Strategies
Member: $0.00 Nonmember: $20.00
This webcast will focus on best practices and proven strategies to address challenges presented by today’s shifting SaMD regulatory environment, and discuss the keys to commercial success.
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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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Medical Device Certificate Elective Medical Device Certificate Elective
Pharmaceutical Certificate Elective Pharmaceutical Certificate Elective
Introduction to Regulatory Affairs in the EU [1.0 RAC]
1.0 RAC Credits
Member: $135.00 Nonmember: $185.00
This course focuses on the development of healthcare product regulation in the European Union (EU). It discusses the responsibilities of agencies involved, processes employed and interactions among agencies.
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Impact of MDR on Drug-Device Combination Products: Notified Body Opinion and CE Mark Applications (On-Demand)
6.0 RAC Credits
Member: $480 Non-Member: $540
Learn how EU MDR 2017/745 affects integral drug-device combinations and how to develop a complete dossier for Notified Body review.
Books Books
International Regulatory Acronyms & Definitions, Third Edition
Member: $10.00 Nonmember: $15.00
International regulatory terms, definitions, and acronyms that will help you develop a better understanding of international regulations.
Books Books
Canadian Regulatory Acronyms & Definitions, Fifth Edition
Member: $10.00 Nonmember: $15.00
For those working in the Canadian market, entries of significance to the Canadian healthcare product industry.