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How to progress your pharmacovigilance career

Posted by Kevin Hansberry

25/08/15 12:33


Pharmacovigilance, also known as drug safety, plays a vitally important role in assessing the risk/benefit of pharmaceutical products and ensuring that they are safe for use in patients. However, career development in this field can often be difficult, particularly for those who are not physicians. Here are our top tips to help you to further your pharmacovigilance career. 

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Topics: Career advice, Training & Qualifications

Marketing authorisation: the goal of pharmaceutical regulatory affairs

Posted by Luke Webber

08/06/15 11:40

Every pharmaceutical company's goal is to get its drugs to market, and if you work in pharmaceutical regulatory affairs, achieving marketing authorisation for your medicinal product is often the most satisfying aspect of your job. Here’s what you need to know about the marketing authorisation application process (and the technical jargon) for regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical industry.

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Topics: Job satisfaction, Training & Qualifications, Regulatory affairs

How to get a job in regulatory affairs

Posted by Peter Hogg

10/03/15 12:03

Regulatory affairs is a vital function in safeguarding the health and wellbeing of millions of people worldwide but regulatory affairs jobs can be a difficult to attain for graduates and even those looking to move from other specialities with relatable skills. Here's our advice about how to get your foot on the ladder and start your career in regulatory affairs.

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Topics: Career advice, Applying for jobs, Training & Qualifications, Regulatory affairs

How to get a job as a clinical research associate (CRA)

Posted by Peter Hogg

18/02/15 10:54

A career as a clinical research associate appeals to many because it can be rewarding and varied. ProClinical receives a high number of applications to our CRA jobs, but what separates the successful applications from those that are rejected?

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Topics: CV writing, Career advice, Applying for jobs, Training & Qualifications, Clinical research

cGMP: What every quality assurance professional needs to know

Posted by Peter Hogg

26/01/15 16:30

With a growing demand to develop new drugs and medicines, quality assurance professionals working in pharmaceutical companies need to stay abreast of the regulations and codes of practice that form part of the drug development process. 

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Topics: Career advice, Training & Qualifications, Quality Assurance, Manufacturing

Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training: Helping you find your next clinical research job

Posted by Peter Hogg

20/01/15 08:30

As patient recruitment for clinical trials hit 3 million in 2014, pharmaceutical professionals need to ensure that their skills and training are up-to-date with the latest regulations. Having recent Good Clinical Practice training on your CV bolsters your job application and could help you to secure your next role.

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Topics: Career advice, Training & Qualifications, Clinical research

About this blog

ProClinical is one of the leading recruitment agencies in the life sciences sector. Blogs are written by ProClinical recruitment consultants and experts within the recruitment and life sciences industries. This blog features advice on finding new jobs and career planning, as well as life sciences news and hiring tips for employers.

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