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8TH ANNUAL EU MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATORY AFFAIRS CONFERENCE

Clarifying the Notified Body Redesignation Status & Product Recertification Capacity by 2020 Comprehensive Prioritization of Tasks to Optimize the Remaining Transition Time Ensuring Pragmatic Legacy Device Business Decisions as well as & QMS Readiness
SEPTEMBER 18-19, 2018 | BRUSSELS, BELGIUM | HILTON BRUSSELS GRAND PLACE

DEVICE AND DIAGNOSTIC LABELING WORKSHOP INTENSIVE

Ensuring Swift Collection & Integration of New Labeling Requirements Including the EU MDR & IVDR, Label Management Technology Selection & Optimization
SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 | SAN DIEGO, CA | HILTON GARDEN INN SAN DIEGO DOWNTOWN/BAYSIDE

5TH ANNUAL MEDICAL DEVICE STERILIZATION CONFERENCE

Ensuring the Sterility & Safety of Medical Devices through Robust Validation Practices and Streamlined Compliance Initiatives all while Addressing Increasing Regulatory Scrutiny Surrounding Sterilization Methodology & Ethylene Oxide Residuals
SEPTEMBER 24-25, 2018 | MINNEAPOLIS, MN | MILLENNIUM MINNEAPOLIS HOTEL

LIFE SCIENCE REGULATORY INTELLIGENCE & STRATEGY CONFERENCE

Reducing Risk & Increasing Clearance Certainty through Insightful Regulatory Intelligence & Strategy for Supporting Innovative Study Design Teams to Secure Rapid Product Approval, Expand Indications and Maintain Compliance for Marketed Products
OCTOBER 18-19, 2018 | ALEXANDRIA, VA | SHERATON SUITES OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA

MEDICAL DEVICE HUMAN FACTORS AND USABILITY CONFERENCE

Developing User-Centered Medical Devices which Maintain Compliance with Regulatory Requirements through Proactive Discovery and Testing of End-User Needs, Deployment of Comprehensive Product Risk Assessment Operations & Execution of Robust Design & Human Factors Validation
OCTOBER 23-24, 2018 | ALEXANDRIA, VA | SHERATON SUITES OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA

4TH ANNUAL GLOBAL REGULATORY AFFAIRS CMC CONFERENCE

Ensuring Compliant Developmental and Postmarket CMC Operations through the Employment of Thorough Product Lifecycle Management Tactics, Attaining a Comprehensive Understanding of US and Global Regulatory Requirements through to Utilizing Streamlined Processes for Expedited Pathway Approvals
OCTOBER 29-30, 2018 | PHILADELPHIA, PA | DOUBLETREE BY HILTON HOTEL PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT

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CONFERENCES 

The Q1 conference platform is designed to provide our attendees a high-level educational experience, with an emphasis on shared learning and peer-to-peer networking. Our unique format includes case study presentations, small group discussions, live audience polling, and Q&A sessions. Our speakers and panelists represent the leading minds in their industry including accomplished executives, legal professionals, regulatory officials, and innovative thought leaders.

WEBINARS

In order to continue the learning and networking opportunities surrounding our executive conference and forum programs, Q1 hosts webinars throughout the year to provide updates and critical learning opportunities for the industry.

FORUMS

Enjoy all the educational benefits of our conferences, with the added bonus of enhanced networking opportunities through scheduled networking meetings with industry professionals. Our forums attract C-Suite and VP level executives interested in sharing common challenges and concerns through peer-to-peer exchanges.

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Q1 Consulting

Q1 Consulting helps food and beverage manufacturers, casual dining and quick-service restaurant chains to develop well-informed strategies and make the best decisions, thanks to peerless operator and consumer research, insights and expert analysis.

Recruitment Services

Whether you need to fill an entry level or C- level position, let us recruit top talent for you. Our team offers recruitment services for the life sciences industry including: pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostic, and medical device clients.

List Rentals

Having worked with thousands of conference participants and research contacts over the better part of the past decade, and with a dedicated in-house database management team, Q1 is in an ideal position for list-rental or purchasing agreements.

FDA Innovative Clinical Trial Designs Launch

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is attempting to modernize the drug development process. A new phase of clinical trial designs was recently announced in an effort to help bring new therapies to patients as quickly as possible. The new pilot...

The Future of Ozone Sterilization

As medical technology continues to evolve, so do medical device sterilization methods. Alternatives to traditional sterilization processes, including ozone sterilization are beginning to change the landscape of the medical device sterilization industry. A recent...

The Importance of Labeling

Labeling issues continue to plague the medical device and pharmaceutical industry. The FDA recently released a statement regarding a medication recall as a result of a labeling error. CBS News reports, “Accord Healthcare Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot of 12.5...

Navigating the Evolving Pricing Landscape

Over the past decade, there has been a significant shift in medical device purchasing, pricing, reimbursement and support. Several professionals in this industry, including medical device manufacturers, health systems, as well as patients have had to adjust to the...

Can UX Save Lives?

Human factors and usability testing professionals play an integral role during medical device design and post-market operations. In order to ensure medical devices are intuitive for HCP and patient use, human factors teams must develop safety validation strategies and...

Exploring 5 Trends in Enterprise Labeling

Navigating and staying ahead of the curve in the labeling industry can be challenging. There are evolving technologies, regulations and trends to keep in mind. Manufacturing.net recently published a two-part article that explores the challenges within enterprise...

What’s Next? Brexit, Medical Devices and Beyond

As regulatory professionals continue to adapt to EU’s Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and In Vitro Diagnostic Regulation (IVDR), another challenge that many in the medical device industry face is the reality of Brexit. As a result of the changing regulations, there is...

The War on Germs: How Robots are Revolutionizing Sterilization

When we think of hospitals and healthcare facilities, many tend to think about how these places are havens of cleanliness and sterility. And while this is generally a fact, according to a recent CDC report on Healthcare-Associate Infections (HAIs), “On any given day,...

The Emergence of Co-Pay Accumulator Programs and the Impact on the Pharmaceutical Industry

The Emergence of Co-Pay Accumulator Programs and the Impact on the Pharmaceutical Industry   U.S. health plans are seeing a shift in drug costs from payers to manufacturers and patients and co-pay accumulator programs are responsible. These programs have emerged over...

Women in the Future of Data Privacy

Women in the Future of Data Privacy Patricia Hillbrands, Jennifer Mitchell, and Cindy Ping will be on a panel moderated by Stephanie Carter, PhD, at the Life Science Data Privacy Governance & GDPR Alignment Conference on July 26-27 in Philadelphia, PA....

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