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Regulatory Affairs

Professionals working in the field of regulatory affairs play a critical role in ensuring that our food, medications, and other essential products are safe and effective. With today’s fluctuating laws and regulations, well-rounded professionals who understand the regulatory landscape are vital to ensuring companies bring their products to market. Here, the Northeastern community has gathered a list of tips, articles, and advice to help you navigate the latest trends and advance within the industry.

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November 2, 2020

What to Expect from Regulatory Affairs Courses

A robust regulatory affairs curriculum gives students the foundational knowledge they need for success.

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October 26, 2020

How to Address Ethical Issues in Human Subjects Research

From informed consent to patient safety to the benefit to society, there are many principles that protect the well-being of participants in medical studies.

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October 9, 2020

Working in Clinical Trial Design

An optimized clinical trial helps drugs and medical devices reach patients in need sooner. Learn more about working in clinical trial design.

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September 21, 2020

Understanding Medical Device Regulations

Global medical device regulations are constantly changing. Here's a look into the field of regulatory affairs and the factors that affect it.

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July 8, 2020

Working in Regulatory Affairs: Careers, Salaries, and Trends

Interested in the field of regulatory affairs but not sure where to start? Here’s a guide to help you navigate the industry.

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November 28, 2019

The Evolution of Food Safety: From Barcode to Blockchain

Learn more about the application of Blockchain technology in food industry, and its potential impact on regulatory compliance.

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October 8, 2019

Alumni Perspective: Ruchi Gala Shares Her Northeastern Experience

Ruchi Gala, a graduate of Northeastern University’s Master of Science in Regulatory Affairs program, shares her Northeastern experience.

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August 29, 2019

Emerging Trends in Regulatory Affairs in 2020

If you want to stay competitive, you need to think ahead of today's trends. Stephen Amato, head of Northeastern's regulatory affairs graduate programs, provides tips on where professionals should be focusing their attention in 2020.

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July 25, 2019

4 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Food Safety

Consider these four reasons to pursue a job in the dynamic food safety industry, along with the most common careers and tips for breaking into the field.

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May 17, 2019

Careers in Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance

Quality assurance and regulatory affairs are two related, but different, industries. Explore the differences and related career paths in the fields.

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