2-day In-person Seminar on Global Medical Device Regulation: US, EU and Canada at Chicago IL-2014-09-03

Event details: 

2-day In-person Seminar on Global Medical Device Regulation: US, EU and Canada at Chicago IL

Event dates: 
Thursday, September 4, 2014 to Friday, September 5, 2014

This course provides an overview of international medical device regulations. Beginning with a discussion of the similarity of global requirements, including both voluntary and mandatory standards and directives, and progressing to in-depth analyses of market specific requirements, the course provides the student with resources to meet the regulatory requirements for the largest world markets. Country-specific regulatory requirements for Canada, EU, and US are included.

Why should you attend?
This course provides a basic description of global regulatory strategy for medical devices and explains the relationships between regulatory strategy and product development. It offers guidelines for developing successful global strategies for medical devices, including definitions and classifications worldwide, elements of regulatory strategy, sources of regulatory intelligence, and selection of development and product approval pathways.

Areas Covered in the Session:
• Describe the elements impacting the definition and classification of medical devices globally
• Determine the points to consider in the development of a global regulatory strategy
• Define the tools for global regulatory strategy development
• Recognize sources of regulatory and competitive intelligence
• Identify the elements of a regulatory plan
• Apply global regulatory principles to develop a regulatory plan

Event type: 
Event location: 
Courtyard Chicago O'Hare
2950 S. River Road Des Plaines
Chicago, IL 60018
United States
Event position: 
Organizer details: 
Contact name: 
John Robinson
161 Mission Falls Lane
Suite 216
Fremont, CA 94539
United States
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Chemistry techniques: 
Registration deadline: 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Abstracts deadline: 
Monday, September 1, 2014
Posters deadline: 
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Keynote speakers: 

Instructor/Speaker Profile:
Dr. Thomas E. Colonna earned a bachelor of science in microbiology from the University of Sciences in Philadelphia (formerly the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science), a Ph.D. in molecular biology from the Johns Hopkins University, and a law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center. In addition, Dr. Colonna holds academic appointments at Johns Hopkins University and the University of Sciences in Philadelphia.

Dr. Colonna provides consulting services in the scientific and regulatory aspects of a wide range of medical devices and biologics with particular expertise in the areas of in vitro diagnostics (ELISA-based, PCR-based, SNPs, microarrays, and pharmacogenomics), medical device software (including bioinformatics), and biotechnology-based products.

Registration fees and grants: 

Price: $1295.00

Discount: Register now and save $200. (Early Bird)
Until August 08, Early Bird Price: $1,295.00,
From August 09to September 02, Regular Price: $1,495.00

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Who Will Benefit:
Regulatory professionals working in the medical device field.