The PEARRL EU Network is delighted to announce a Regulatory Science Symposium will be held on Wednesday 21st June 2017 at the School of Pharmacy, UCC, CORK.

The theme for the Open Symposium is 'Regulatory Support of Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry'.  There is an exciting list of invited speakers, including speakers from the HPRA, EMA, MHRA and BfArM.  There will be four distinct sessions, with a round table discussion at the end of each session.

For further details and to register to attend please see on visit the website http://www.pearrl.eu/.

The symposium should be of interest to those working in the pharmaceutical industry, academia or regulatory agency with an interest in regulatory approaches to support innovation in pharmaceutical development.

The PIER Spring CPD meeting will be held in the HPRA offices, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin on Thursday evening 27th April 2017 from 7pm. The theme of the meeting will be 'Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Pharma'. Further details available soon.
During 2017, PIER will organise a series of career webinars highlighting many of the most popular careers that pharmacists hold in industry. The first of this series is on 'Medical Affairs' with Natasha Littleton (Bayer Healthcare Head Office, Berlin) on Thursday 16th February 2017 at 7.30pm (GMT). Please email education@pier.ie to register for this event. For further information, see PIER Medical Webinar Natasha Littleton_16th Feb 2017.
Registration now open for the PIER Careers Event in RCSI College Hall on Wednesday 22nd February 2017 from 6.30pm. Early registration is recommended as capacity for the event is limited. Email careerhub2@rcsi.ie to register. For further details see: PIER career evening flyer Feb 2017 final
The PIER Committee is delighted to have Anne Hayes (Inspection Manager, HPRA) present at the first PIER CPD webinar of 2017 on the topic of 'Falsified Medicines Directive' on Wednesday 1st February 2017 at 4pm. Dr Claude Farrugia (EIPG President & University of Malta) will present on EMVO.
The PIER Committee in collaboration with the RCSI Career Development Manager is planning an industry career event in RCSI College Hall on Wed evening 22nd February 2017 from 7pm. Further details will be available in the New Year.
Join us for some Xmas drinks in O'Donoghues Pub, Merrion Row, Dublin on Thursday 8th December 2016 from 7.30pm. RSVP membership@pier.ie before Wed 7th December 2016.
SAVE THE DATE! Information Breakfast Briefing on the 'Diploma in Strategic Growth (Biotech/Pharma Industry)' with Prof. Jan Rosier on 11th Jan 2017 in UCD Smurfit for March 2017 intake. For further information on the programme see: http://www.smurfitschool.ie/ourcourses/executivedevelopment/industryspecific/diplomainstrategicgrowthbiotechpharma/
PIER is delighted to partner with EIPG to run a second joint webinar on the topic of 'Adaptive Licensing for Medicinal Products' on Thursday morning 24th November 2016 at 8am (GMT). PIER member Dr Dairine Dempsey (ICON) will present. For further details about registration, see adaptive-licensing-eipg_pier-webinar_24-nov-2016.