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Regulatory Education for Industry (REdI):
Pharmaceutical Quality Symposium
October 26 & 27, 2021

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This event is FREE to attend

Please join us at this symposium, in a commitment to quality for the benefit of patients and consumers. A part of the SBIA Regulatory Education for Industry (REdI) series, the symposium will address the latest developments in pharmaceutical quality and highlight ways in which innovations have been embraced in a changing world. Speakers will:

  • Share lessons learned from the COVID-19 public health emergency.
  • Describe recent regulatory innovations related to pharmaceutical quality.
  • Connect science and research to regulatory actions.
  • Explain how the FDA is supporting the use of new technologies in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals.


Agenda and Speaker Bios

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Event Agenda

The agenda may be updated as changes are made. The current version is Version 7, updated on October 25, 2021.

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Speaker Biographies

The speaker biographies document provides information about the event speakers.

Join the Live Webcast

The virtual conference will be hosted via Adobe Connect and is limited to 2,000 simultaneous attendees. If a room is full when you attempt to enter, please try the other room.

The links below to the Adobe Connect rooms will be activated about 15 minutes before each day begins.

NOTE: Viewing the Livestream does NOT allow you to submit questions.
You should attend in Adobe Connect if you wish to submit questions.

If you encounter any technical issues, visit the Technical Issues Support Page

The audio for the event will be provided through your computer speakers via Adobe Connect (there will NOT be a teleconference number to dial into). We recommend that you test your PC or mobile device prior to the event and you join the event a few minutes early to address any issues.

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Files, Certificate & Recordings

Final Evaluation & Certificate of Attendance

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NOTE: The link to download the certificate will be shown upon completion of the evaluation.

Session Recordings:

Links to recordings will be added here as they become available.

Questions & More Information

Continuing Education

    Real-time attendance is required for the certificate of attendance which can be used in support of CEs for the following professional organizations. Certificates are only available during the two weeks post-event.

    This workshop has been:

  • pre-approved by RAPS as eligible for a maximum of 12 credits for a two day event (appropriate to real-time attendance) towards a participant’s RAC recertification upon full completion.
  • pre-approved by SOCRA who accepts documentation of candidate participation in continuing education programs for re-certification if the program is applicable to clinical research regulations, operations or management, or to the candidate’s clinical research therapeutic area.
  • pre-approved by SQA as eligible for 1 non-GCP or non-GLP unit for every 1 hour of instructional time towards a participant’s RQAP re-registration.
  • approved by ACRP for continuing education in clinical research. ACRP will provide 1 ACRP contact hour for every 45-60 minutes of qualified material.


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More Information

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