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Starting 14th October 2021
LIVE Online Training Course | 9am - 5pm CEST
Starting 14th October 2021

LIVE Online Training Course | 9am - 5pm CEST

Learn how to apply project management skills to implement medical device regulatory changes and maintain compliance

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Course Overview

How can regulatory affairs professionals add value and efficiency into regulatory compliance practices in medical device development projects? Join us this October to find out.

2021 marks an important date for the Medical Devices industry following the new Date of Application for the MDR in May 2021. Just one year later, the In-Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation (IVDR) will follow. These regulations are set to constitute major changes for the industry with more requirements, oversight and stakeholders there are having a dramatic effect on how medical device projects are run in future. Regulatory changes plus the trend towards more high tech solutions, the strategies behind a business become more crucial and the role of a project manager more vital.

This essential course will provide you with an effective and informative outlook on the regulatory essentials and project management methodologies used in regulatory affairs for medical devices. During the course, delegates will gain a solid understanding of the core ingredients needed for successful projects, and learn how to coordinate key regulatory requirements for medical devices throughout project management. In addition, this course provides an insight into the future challenges for medical devices and offers solutions to tackle them.

Attendees will be able to cement this knowledge through case studies and practical exercises.

Live Online Academies

Gain real-time access to a subject matter expert delivering online training in a structured virtual classroom environment. MedTech Series online training courses are live courses developed by our expert faculty providing learning on a range of technical topic areas.

Students will learn through:

  • Direct interaction with the trainer
  • Revisiting recorded sessions with unlimited access for 30 days
  • Interaction with peers during live sessions and through the online forum

Timings and dates are subject to change - final confirmation will be provided with login details. Delegates will receive login instructions within a week of the course start date. If you have any questions please contact lifesciences-training@informa.com.

What will you learn?

Project Management Insights

  • Planning and initiating the project
  • Assigning roles and responsibilities in house and across boundaries

Applying Regulatory Requirements to projects

  • Role of global regulations and standards in medical device management
  • Effect of quality management system requirements (ISO 13485)
  • The impact of the move from the MDD to the MDR

Communicate with Regulatory Authorities

  • Techniques for audits and Technical File reviews

Clinical Evaluation in a Project

  • Transition to the new requirements under the MDR

Risk Management Skills

  • Apply risk management to projects
  • Benefit-risk analysis

Project Cycles

  • Handling change and reviews
  • Product life cycle thinking

Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for professionals with a minimum of 3 - 5 years' experience but also suitable for those who are junior to mid-level regulatory affairs professionals in the medical devices industry. It’s a great way for experienced project managers to learn the new requirements and sharpen their skills while junior project managers will get the foundations they need for project management in the new regulatory world for Medical Devices.

CPD Certified

Engaging in Continuing Professional Development ensures that both academic and practical qualifications do not become out-dated or obsolete; allowing individuals to continually ‘up skill’ or ‘re-skill’ themselves, regardless of occupation, age or educational level. This course has been assessed and is CPD certified.

Delegates of our live online academies said...

94%

would attend another live online academy

97%

found the course beneficial to their day to day role

97%

would recommend the course to others