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The 2018 MHRA GDP Symposium

For those of you who did not attend the 2018 MHRA GDP Symposium or missed their recent blog the key highlights are in this article

Online GMP and GDP courses approved by the Royal Society of Chemistry

We are very pleased to announce that the Royal Society of Chemistry has just approved our suite of online Pharma compliance/refresher training courses

NEW: Responsible Person course scheduled for 2019

News about our new 3-day Responsible Person course will confidently set budding RP’s on a path to becoming qualified in a much shorter timeframe than other 2-day courses 

Ensure your team understand the importance of Data Integrity

Now Available - online Data Integrity training for your team Our 20-minute online Data Integrity training course will ensure your entire team understand the importance of Data Integrity and their...

Must, Shall and Should – the use of these words in GMP

What is the difference in meaning between these words in the context of GMP?, In this post I explain, using EU GMP as my point of reference, although as you will find out, there are occasions within EU GMP where the incorrect terms have been used.

GDP & RP News and Articles

Read our articles on GDP and Responsible Person (RP) regulatory developments as well as news about our courses in this area. The 5 most recent articles are shown in the slider and the rest are shown below.

Non-conformity – not following a procedure

Non-conformity – not following a procedure

A common finding when auditing is discovering that the organisation or department that you are auditing is not following their own internal procedure or policy.  This is a non-conformity, and should be raised as such.  The problem is – what clause of the standard actually states that you should follow your procedures?  On investigation this is not as easy to find as you might like to think!

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Pharma compliance training

Pharma compliance training

Use Inspired Pharma to deliver your next Pharma compliance training programme deploying either our effective online learning courses, our GMP experts or use both for maximum impact

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Procedure or documented procedure?

Procedure or documented procedure?

In many standards that exist there are often statements such as “there must be a procedure to control training records”.  Whilst I am sure that none of you will disagree with a statement such as this there is an element of unclarity in the statement itself.  It surrounds the use of the word “procedure” and what is meant by a procedure. 

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Management Review – what is it for?

Management Review – what is it for?

In this post we look at the reasons for performing Management Review, where the idea of Management Review has come from, what should be discussed, what the outcomes should be, who should attend and how often they should take place.

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Dealing with non-conformities

Dealing with non-conformities

When non-conformities are raised during audits a sequence of events needs to follow afterwards in order to deal with the non-conformity correctly.  This post highlights the main process that good auditors should use, as well as highlighting any potential problem areas.

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Errors in procedures

Errors in procedures

The pharmaceutical industry is full of procedures.  This is why GMP is often jokingly re-named to Great Mountains of Paperwork.  Whilst the importance of having good quality procedures in place is vital I often see a focus on getting small problems with procedures...

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Raising non-conformities

Raising non-conformities

Many auditors audit by going into areas, finding things that they don’t like and then announcing their non-conformities at a closing meeting at the end of the audit.  This is somewhat of an old-fashioned way of auditing and whilst it may be the way audits have...

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Documents required by ISO 9001

Documents required by ISO 9001

The ISO 9001 standard is the international standard for Quality Management Systems.  During its review in the late 1990 they removed its "obsession" of needing a documented procedure to cover most tasks.  This is because organisations vary in size and complexity, and...

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Dealing with problems – for good

Dealing with problems – for good

Problems happen in work and in life. Problems also happen within any quality system. GMP requires problems to be dealt with correctly (clause 5.15) so it is important that we have an appropriate approach for dealing with problems. Problems are often referred to as...

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September

23 Pharma GMP Lead Auditor

October

8 Data Integrity

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15 Responsible Person

22 Advanced GMP

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Pharma GMP Lead Auditor Manchester, UK

6 Documentation and Records

7 Good Distribution Practice

12 Pharma Internal Auditor

19 Sterile Products

26 Pharma Problem Solving

December

Pharma GMP Lead Auditor 

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