TOPRA's Regulatory Affairs Live workshop (half day) is aimed at students, recent graduates and young professionals who are starting or looking to start a career in regulatory affairs.
Invited speakers include key regulatory professionals from pharmaceutical companies (e.g. Pfizer, Astra Zeneca, GSK), regulatory consultancies, regulatory agencies (eg EMA, MHRA), regulatory recruitment companies and careers coaches.
For further details see: http://www.topra.org/TOPRA/TOPRA_Member/floating/Regulatory_Careers_Live.aspx
The Institute of Validation Technology are holding their 7th Annual Validation Week in the Hilton Hotel in Dublin this April. See the link below for more details and to download a brochure.
The European Parliament and Council has recently approved and published the Delegated Regulation (EU2016/161) in the Official Journal of the EU. The Regulation supplements the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) and introduces two mandatory safety features that will allow medicines to be verified and authenticated:
a unique identifier (a 2D data matrix code and human readable information) to be placed on medical products that can be scanned at fixed points along the supply chain;
The University of Sheffield MOOC on HTA is starting on Monday 15th Feb 2016. Runs for 4 weeks, committment is 3 hours per week. Ideal introduction to the topic.
For further details, see https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/hta
PIER is a voluntary organisation, supported by a committee elected from within the membership. PIER is entirely self funding and relies on the membership fee from working members to fund our activities. Up-to-date membership allows FREE access to all PIER CPD events.
PIER membership is open to anyone who has undertaken a pharmacy degree (in Ireland or other countries) and is eligible to be listed on the Register of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland.
Membership FeesFull Membership: €100 (runs full year from 1st February to 31st January).
Student Membership is free for MPharm interns and pharmacists undertaking further study (e.g. MSc, PhD).
When PIER membership expires, you will receive a notification email with a link to how to renew your membership. If you can’t find that email simply follow the steps below:
Log on to PIER using you username and password. http://localhost/pier2016/login/ If you have forgotten your password, click the ‘lost password’ option to reset your password.