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This module is part of the DIA Drug Safety eLearning Program. The Drug Safety Regulatory Requirements module provides information about pharmacovigilance harmonization initiatives and regulatory requirements around world. This module includes harmonization initiatives, key US and EU regulations, the roles that ICH and CIOMS play in drug safety regulations, good clinical and pharmacovigilance practices, and standard operating procedures (SOPs) that support drug safety.

Featured Topics 

  • Harmonization Initiatives
  • Important US Regulations
  • Important EU Regulations
  • New EU Legislation
  • Good Pharmacovigilance Practices
  • Standard Operating Procedures

Who Should Attend 

Professionals working in the area of:

  • Drug safety & pharmacovigilance
  • Clinical research and development
  • Marketing approval
  • Postmarketing activities
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Medical affairs
  • Quality assurance/compliance
  • Anyone who would like to enhance their knowledge and understanding of drug safety

Learning Objectives 

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify key harmonization initiatives involved in drug safety
  • Identify important US regulations
  • Identify important EU regulations
  • Describe the roles that the International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) and Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS) play in drug safety regulations
  • Describe good clinical and pharmacovigilance practice
  • Describe standard operating procedures (SOPs) that support drug safety

Special Offers 

Save 20% by purchasing all six modules in Drug Safety eLearning Program for $1,920 (a $480 savings).  Save 10% on the purchase of two to five modules.

Contact Information 

Linda Belmont, DIA
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Technical Requirements 

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Continuing Education 

The Drug Information Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The Drug Information Association designates this educational activity for up to 4.0 contact hours or .4 CEUs. 0286-0000-14-412-H04-P Type of Activity: Application

Drug Information Association has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).

As an IACET Authorized Provider, Drug Information Association offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. Drug Information Association is authorized by IACET to offer .4 CEUs for this program.

This eLearning module is part of DIA’s Certificate Program and is awarded the following: • Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Program: 2 Elective Units
If you successfully complete all six modules in the Drug Safety eLearning Program, the Elective Units will be converted into the required Core Units in the Clinical Safety and Pharmacovigilance Certificate Program. For more information go to www.diahome.org/certificateprograms

Release Date: June 9, 2014
Expiration Date: June 9, 2017*

*Continuing education credit is available to participants who successfully complete the eLearning program before the expiration date.

Name Credit Type Max Credits CEU
Drug Safety Regulatory Requirements ACPE 4.00 0.400
Drug Safety Regulatory Requirements IACET 4.00 0.400

Disclosure Policy:

It is DIA policy that anyone in a position to control the content of a continuing education activity must disclose to the program audience (1) any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation and/or the educational activity, and (2) discussions of unlabeled or unapproved uses of drugs or medical devices. Disclosure statements will be included in the course materials.

Statement of Credit:

In order to receive a statement of credit (before the one year purchase expiration date and before the expiration date listed above), please review the entire module, complete the exam and evaluation form. You must receive a passing score of 80% or better to receive a statement of credit. A statement of credit will be emailed within one month of receipt of exam and evaluation form. Please note: If you do not complete the module, pass the module exam, AND complete the evaluation form, you will not receive a statement of credit.

Registration Fees 

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Save 20% by purchasing all six modules in Drug Safety eLearning Program for $1,920 (a $480 savings).  Save 10% on the purchase of two to five modules.

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