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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.

May 13, 2021

Cannabis Regulations: The Evolving Regulatory Landscape

Learn about the complex role of regulation in the cannabis industry and the changing regulatory landscape for companies launching cannabis products.


April 13, 2021

How to Become a Director of Quality Assurance

Learn about the responsibilities of a director of quality assurance and the leadership skills needed to advance into this role.


March 5, 2021

The Influential Role of a Chief Regulatory Officer

Learn about the responsibilities of a chief regulatory officer and the skills required to succeed in this influential role.


December 9, 2020

What You Need to Know for a Career in Biopharma Regulatory Affairs

Learn about the many unique challenges for regulatory affairs professionals in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry.


December 3, 2020

How to Become a Regulatory Affairs Manager

Explore your opportunity to lead in the growing regulatory affairs field and learn what it takes to get there.


November 17, 2020

How to Stay Updated on Regulatory Changes

Regulatory affairs professionals need to keep their knowledge base current, but how? Stephen Amato shares tips on the sources to follow in the regulatory affairs industry.


November 2, 2020

What to Expect from Regulatory Affairs Courses

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


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.


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.


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.