About

Who should attend?

The GMP event is ideal for pharmaceutical industry professionals in quality control and quality assurance, regulatory and compliance involved in manufacturing medicines and is complemented by the GDP event which covers distribution aspects. The GDP event is suitable for small, medium or large wholesalers and would benefit managers and key staff members involved in procuring, supplying, exporting, and storing medicines as well as Responsible Persons. This event is also ideal for pharmaceutical industry professionals working in quality control and quality assurance, regulatory and compliance within the manufacturing and distribution of medicines.

These events will provide latest information and guidance on changing legislation and increasing complexity in the manufacturing and distribution chain. The symposium will offer a highly interactive ‘hands on’ learning experience, detailed workshop sessions will review actual sample deficiencies found by regulators and explain how to address and improve compliance in these critical areas.


Why attend?

•  gain greater knowledge of the quality issues affecting your organisation

•  have a clear understanding of your key QP and RP responsibilities and accountabilities with a clear focus on the legal and compliance aspects

•  gain detailed knowledge on the best in class standards of GMP and GDP and why is it so essential for patient safety

•  recognise commonly seen GMP/GDP deficiencies and learn how to improve compliance in your organisation

•  be familiar with new GMP and GDP guidelines as covered by EU directives/regulations and guidelines

•  have a comprehensive understanding of the MHRA expectations and how to address and correct actual deficiencies

•  an opportunity to share concerns and learn directly from the MHRA

•  discover what your peers are doing through managed workshops and network    

 

Delegates attending the MHRA GMDP and MHRA GDP symposium will be eligible to claim 5.5 CPD points per day. 

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Agendas

Agenda

  • Registration and Refreshments

    Inspectors Surgery

  • Welcome

    • Richard Andrews, Unit Manager Inspectorate Operations GMP / GDP, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Brexit

    • Mark Birse, Group Manager, Inspectorate, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Deficiency data

    • Ian White, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Refreshment / Networking break

  • The Falsified Medicines Directive

    • Richard Andrews, Unit Manager Inspectorate Operations GMP / GDP, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
    • Kevin Bailey, GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Lunch / Networking break

    Video pop-ups in main room

  • Q&As to the MHRA Panel

  • Application of current GMP to new technologies

    • David Churchward, Expert GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Annex 1: Post Consultation Updte

    • Andrew Hopkins, Expert GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Refreshment / Networking break

  • Importation

    • Tracy Moore, Senior GMDP Inspector and GMDP Operations Manager, Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
    • Trevor Watson, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Q&As to the MHRA panel

    • Richard Andrews, Unit Manager Inspectorate Operations GMP / GDP, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Closing address

    • Richard Andrews, Unit Manager Inspectorate Operations GMP / GDP, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
  • Inspectors' surgery

Meet The Speakers

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Richard Andrews

Unit Manager Inspectorate Operations GMP / GDP, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Richard joined the MHRA as a GMP Inspector in 2001 and is c...
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Mark Birse

Group Manager, Inspectorate, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Mark joined the MHRA in 2002 and is currently the Group Man...
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Kevin Bailey

GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Kevin has been with the MHRA GMP Inspectorate since March 20...
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Graham Carroll

Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency


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David Churchward

Expert GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

David has been a GMDP inspector with the UK Medicines and He...
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Andrew Hopkins

Expert GMDP Inspector, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

Andy has been with the MHRA since March 2005 as a GMP Inspe...
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Tracy Moore

Senior GMDP Inspector and GMDP Operations Manager, Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Tracy has been with the MHRA GMP Inspectorate since 2011 an...
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Venues

Venue

Novotel London West
1 Shortlands
London
W6 8DR

Tel: 020 8741 1555

Website: Novotel London West

Location

With 3 of London's main tube lines within a 3 minute walk of the hotel, as well as numerous bus lines, Novotel London West is an ideal base to reach corporate offices or the Capital's main shopping areas. Located just off the A4 and outside the Central London Congestion Zone, the hotel is just a 20 minute drive from London Heathrow.

Parking

Novotel London West offers over 240 on-site car parking spaces (charged at £1.50 per hour for hotel residents) and 5 coach bays, all of which are secure and under cover. For enquiries please call +44(0)208 2377 540.

Hilton Glasgow
1 William Street
Glasgow
G3 8HT

 

Location

Easily accessed by road, rail and air, the Hilton Glasgow is located a short walk from Glasgow Central Train Station. For travel directions from your location please visit the venue website.

Travel

From the East (M8): At junction 18, exit on the right onto A804. Taking a slight left onto St George's Road (A804) and continue to follow A804. Turn left onto William Street and take the first right to arrive at Hilton Glasgow. 

From the West (M8): Exit toward A198/Clydebank/Anderson. Keep right at the fork to continue toward Pitt Street taking a left onto Pitt Street. Take the first left onto St Vincent Street, verging left to stay on St Vincent turn left onto Newton Street. Take first onto William Street and take the first right to arrive at Hilton Glasgow.

Accommodation

Accommodation

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Date Event Location
19 November 2018 GDP Symposium London
20 November 2018 GMP Symposium London
21 November 2018 GDP Symposium London
22 November 2018 GMP Symposium London
27 November 2018 GDP Symposium Glasgow


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