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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.

The Evolution of Food Safety: From Barcode to Blockchain photo

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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Alumni Perspective: Ruchi Gala Shares Her Northeastern Experience photo

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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Emerging Trends in Regulatory Affairs in 2019 photo

August 29, 2019

Emerging Trends in Regulatory Affairs in 2019

If you want to stay competitive, you need to think ahead of today's trends. Dr. Stephen Amato, head of Northeastern's regulatory affairs graduate programs, provides tips on where professionals should be focusing their attention in 2019.

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4 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Food Safety photo

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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What Does a Regulatory Specialist Do? photo

May 3, 2019

What Does a Regulatory Specialist Do?

Regulatory specialists play an essential role in the development and production of products and services, from food to medications and everything in between.

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Blockchain and Food Safety: How Technology Can Increase Transparency, Reduce Risk, and Save Lives photo

September 13, 2018

Blockchain and Food Safety: How Technology Can Increase Transparency, Reduce Risk, and Save Lives

Blockchain has the potential to transform the food safety industry. Find out how the technology will help increase transparency, reduce risk, & save lives.

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The Skills You Need to Robot-Proof Your Career in Quality Assurance photo

August 23, 2018

The Skills You Need to Robot-Proof Your Career in Quality Assurance

Here’s a look at the quality assurance skills you should start building now to robot-proof your future.

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Are Your Quality Assurance Processes Ready for Blockchain? photo

July 19, 2018

Are Your Quality Assurance Processes Ready for Blockchain?

Explore the role blockchain will play in quality assurance and the questions companies should ask about their current processes to prepare.

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Compliance Specialists: Who They Are and What They Earn photo

March 29, 2018

Compliance Specialists: Who They Are and What They Earn

There’s a growing need for skilled compliance professionals. Find out what they do, how much they earn, and how you can establish a competitive advantage to work in the field.

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