RAPS Meeting

About RAPS

The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) is the largest global organization of and for those involved with the regulation of healthcare and related products, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biologics and nutritional products. Founded in 1976, RAPS helped establish the regulatory profession and continues to actively support the professional and lead the profession as a neutral, non-lobbying nonprofit organization. RAPS offers education and training, professional standards, publications, research, knowledge sharing, networking, career development opportunities and other valuable resources, including Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) credentials, the only post-academic professional certifications to recognize regulatory excellence. RAPS is headquartered in suburban Washington, DC, with chapters and affiliates worldwide.

 

Mission

Develop and sustain a competent global regulatory workforce that
drives good regulatory practice and policy to advance public health.

 

Strategic Priorities

RAPS Strategic Priorities

 

RAPS by the numbers

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30,000+

members
worldwide

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101

countries

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19

chapters
and 9 local
networking
groups

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142

enterprise
member
organizations

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5,000+

have a current Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) credential

 
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