Mr. Yuval Shapiro shall present the requirements for Corrective and Preventive actions as required by medical devices standards (ISO13485, etc.) and the common practice.The difference between Correction, Corrective Action and Preventive Action will be discussed.Mr. Shapiro shall present common sources for CAPA, tools for root-cause-analysis, e.g. – 5 Why, Cause and Effect Diagram, Pareto Charts, etc.Also, w..
The Use of Statistical Process Control (SPC) Using Control Charts to Maintain Compliance in the Laboratory
Compliance under GLP can be difficult. The setting up of a system to monitor the performance of methods and instruments can lessen this. Statistical Process Control (SPC) uses control charts and statistical guidelines to monitor a wide variety of things in the compliant laboratory. These generate a proactive system to assess problems early on and quickly to be handled by adjustments rather than the strict s..
This webinar is intended for those working in the FDA-regulated industries, including pharmaceutical, medical device, biological, animal health, organ donation, and tobacco. Functions that are applicable include research and development, clinical sample manufacturing, packaging, labeling and distribution, clinical testing and management, adverse events management, and post-marketing surveillance. You should..
This seminar will provide an overview of environmental monitoring investigations and tools to complete an investigation. Environmental monitoring is the method by which clean rooms are known to maintain a certain level of cleanliness. The methods by which clean rooms are monitored are through viable and non-viable testing. Through this testing, a room may demonstrate that it is out of control. This seminar ..
Design Control is essentially a quality assurance program for the Research and Development department. The VP or Director of research and development owns the design control effort. Over the years many companies have included the design control requirements into their project plans and build the Design History File as part of the development process. Nothing has changed in these basics, but FDA’s and ISO’s ..
The EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR 745/2017) represents a considerable change from the directives it is replacing. Device manufacturers who conduct business in the EU must start their transition now in order to meet the deadline. This training is the first peek into this uncharted realm. During this class participants will be introduced to the new requirements in the Medical Device Regulation (MDR), incl..
Mr. Shapiro shall present the basic principles and practices of Risk Management and Risk Analysis.The risk-based approach has become a key element of quality management and as a fundamental process in the design and development of medical devices product.This process has been streamlined within ISO14971 standard and has become the best practice to show application of risk-based approach implementation in th..
Computer System Validation (CSV) And Software Testing: Applying An Agile Methodology vs. Waterfall For FDA-Regulated Computer Systems And Software
Advancements in technology have forced organizations to rethink business models. Once controlled and orderly, these organizations are now more chaotic and complex, serving patients and customers that are better informed and with higher expectations than ever before. Work practices and tools must change to meet these challenges. The approach to developing software, performing validation, and maintaining a sy..
Most Regulatory Agencies require firms to have written procedures in place to document production and process controls, better known as batch records. Additionally, there must be written procedures for a batch record review process that demonstrate compliance. A strong batch record review system is essential in order to properly document all critical processing parameters that go along with the production a..
This course will help attendees understand the fundamental change control steps and processes. It will focus on change proposals, assessments, execution, and final implementation. The importance of proper planning, critical thinking skills, and coordination of all change activities will also be discussed.Learning ObjectiveIdentify what constitutes a changeLearn how to properly categorize a changeDemonstrate..
This webinar will instruct the participant on how to write, organize, and maintain SOPs and train personnel in a way that will ensure compliance in a way that is concise, reproducible and easy to follow. It will begin with a strategic view of SOPs in a company and how SOPs can help streamline operations in addition to ensuring regulatory compliance. This will be followed by an explanation on how to get from..
This Webinar will explain what 21 CFR Part 11 is, why it is important to FDA regulated companies and how conformance to Part 11 differs from just having good IT security. Procedures for controlling electronic signatures and electronic records will be explained. FDA regulated companies want to transition to electronic records for economy and efficiency. FDA, because of its concern for patient safety, wants t..
The information obtained will enable the effectiveness and reliability of a review process for all materials. The webinar will address requirements for compliance within the US, “gray areas” that must be evaluated thoroughly, how to conduct a risk assessment, strategies for mitigating risks, and making challenging decisions. You will hear about the opportunities for input from regulatory agencies at critica..
A brief introduction into the FDA 483 and its use. Responding and responding appropriately is extremely important. This is not an advanced course on 483 response but a recommended approach to best position your company to prevent even worse FDA regulatory measures. All pharmaceutical and medical device facilities who need to know how to react to FDA 483s. Properly responding to FDA observations will make or..
Highlights will include an intro to what to do on an audit, how to be ready, what is fair game for review, critical documents required, vital Food Safety Plan, focus on hazards or Hazard Analysis Risk Preventative Controls (HARPC), Supply chain Preventative Controls and importance of managing the audit, sampling, swabbing, warnings and wrap up meeting.Key FSMA Audit takeaway points would include: New FSMA r..