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Medical Device Regulations In The MENA Region - Online Academy

A key course for professionals who are involved in the MENA region

Brand new 4-week online course starting 1st October 2018

Online Academy

By 2020 the MENA Medical devices region is expected to be worth $9.8 Billion. One of the key boundaries that companies have in the region is that there are key regulatory challenges for each country.

Having a solid regulatory strategy in the region will require an in depth knowledge of the regulations and can open up a growing market. The region consists of markets with different regulatory systems and requirements and with this 4-week online course you will get a thorough understanding on the difficulties that companies usually face and how to avoid slow or failed submissions.

What is an Online Academy course? 

Online academy is a new online, interactive and engaging education tool designed to maximise learning for professionals with busy schedules and/or small training budgets.

The online academy brings alike professionals together and gives you the opportunity to share ideas and questions via the discussion forum creating your own professional community. Our on-demand feature means the content is available as and when you need it allowing greater flexibility to your professional development and learning. 

 

Over 4 weeks students will learn through:

  • 7 modules, split up into multiple bitesize recorded videos
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
  • Revisit the content with unlimited access to all the materials for 2 months
  • Access the discussion forum to interact with other students
  • Direct contact with the trainer through the forum during the 4 weeks the course is running
  • Additional content such as materials and white papers available to download

Ilona Putz has worked in the Pharmaceutical Industry since 1988 for companies like MSD, SmithKline Beecham, Karl Engelhard and HEXAL where she has held the position of Regulatory Affairs Regional Manager, responsible for regulatory affairs and later on in commercial operations for countries in the Middle East and Africa. Between 2005 and August 2008 she was Regional Head, Middle East, for Sandoz International, Germany, responsible for all commercial and business development activities.

Ilona consults for Regulatory Affairs for the Middle East which is the only Global Specialist Regulatory Affairs company with a broad geographical coverage, and for Emergo Group, which is a global consultancy company for Medical Devices.

  • Guidance on dossier requirements and structure to avoid rejections and gain faster approval of devices
  • Learn about future regulatory developments in the region
  • Understand regional and national systems of standards for medical devices
  • Learn about the medical device trends in the MENA Region
  • Compare key regulatory differences between regulatory submissions in major countries.
  • Gain an overview on the markets
  • Be clearer on cultural differences

This course would be useful for people within regulatory affairs departments who have local representations in these markets and want to know more about the region. It will provide them with an overview and would allow them to monitor local representatives more thoroughly.

This course would also be good for local representatives wanting to learn more about other countries registrations.

What happens during an Online Academy course?

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This online academy course can be accessed from 1st October 2018. 2 modules will be uploaded per week, allowing you to study at your own pace. Your trainer will welcome any questions that arise throughout your course.

Please note that full payment must be made prior to the course start date in order to receive your login details to begin the course.

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