Transitioning Pharmaceutical Professionals to Medical Device March 2011

Course Description 

This course assists study managers, program managers, CRAs, and other pharma professionals in learning more about the differences between pharma and medical device studies, including objectives, protocol creation, and quality systems regulations. The course will help professionals learn about the most popular medical device therapeutic areas, the engineering component/ R&D/preclinical, as well as the technical procedures of those therapeutic areas.

Learning Objectives 

  • Identify the differences between pharmaceutical and medical device studies
  • Identify the key regulations of medical devices
  • Explain the QSR process

Who Should Attend 

  • Professionals wanting to learn more about the medical device industry
  • Pharmaceutical professionals who are new to medical device industry
  • Other professionals who are new to medical device industry
  • CRAs
  • Regulatory professionals
  • Management professionals
  • Clinical sites who will be conducting medical device trials

Instructor 

Douglas Albrecht, B.S.N., C.C.R.A

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Course Length Time 

2 hours; 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Eastern

Course Dates 

March 22, 2011

Registration Fees 

$695

Includes up to 20 participants at one site. All participants (up to 20) are eligible for “Certificates of Attendance,” and accreditation, provided that accreditation requirements are met. For groups larger than 20 or for additional sites, call 1-800-856-2556 for pricing.

Accreditation Information

Barnett International is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  Participants will receive 2 hours (0.2 CEUs) of continuing education credit for full participation, including the completion of a pre-test, post-test, and program evaluation.  Barnett International will mail ACPE statements within three weeks of program completion.  ACPE#: 778-000-09-065-L04-P. Released: 3/10.                                               

Hold this course at your company! For more information, contact Naila Ganatra at (215) 413-2471.