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Laura Brown

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Dr Laura Brown MBA, BSc (Biochemistry), BSc (Psychology), PhD, Diploma in Clinical Science, FICR, is a Pharmaceutical Management and Training Consultant, Course Director for the MSc in Clinical Research at the University of Cardiff, and MSc Regulatory Affairs, TOPRA. She has more than 19 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry and has worked for several companies, including GlaxoWellcome, Hoechst Marion Roussel, Farmitalia and Phoenix International. She has worked in Drug Development, Clinical Research, Quality Assurance and Marketing and has a particular expertise in Clinical Research and GCP issues. She was Chairman of the ACRPI GCP Forum for six years. She regularly writes on clinical research issues and ICH GCP, is author of SCRIP’s GCP guide and is a member of the editorial board of the Good Clinical Practice Journal.She is co-author of several books on management including ‘Developing the Individual’,‘The Ultimate Book of Business Skills’ and ‘Pharmaceutical Project Management’.

The Pharma Mini MBA Training Course

The Pharma Mini MBA

11-13 Nov 2020

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

Clinical Quality Management Systems Training Course

Clinical Quality Management Systems

19-20 Nov 2020

A two-day course that will ensure you comply with new regulatory requirements.

How to Write Effective SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) Training Course

How to Write Effective SOPs

3 Dec 2020

An essential course for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements which will be of particular relevance for pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, clinical research/operations, GMP, QA and document management functions.

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) Training Course

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action)

4 Dec 2020

This course will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA.

Project Management for Pharma Professionals Training Course

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

10-11 Dec 2020

The leading project management course designed specifically for the pharma/bio industries – also applicable to those working in medical devices and animal health

*Includes:* Interactive workshop sessions

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements Training Course

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements

26-27 Jan 2021

This course will take you through the key regulatory and guideline requirements for clinical research in Europe, including the new EU Clinical Trial Regulation and existing Directive requirements.

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements Training Course

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements

28-29 Jan 2021

This course will take you through the key regulatory and guideline requirements for clinical research in Europe, including the new EU Clinical Trial Regulation and existing Directive requirements.

Data Integrity and Document Management Training Course

Data Integrity and Document Management

4 Mar 2021

Data integrity is a critical issue in document governance and is increasingly becoming a focus for regulatory inspections globally. This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge to identify and avoid potential data integrity issues before auditors do.

Data Integrity and Document Management Training Course

Data Integrity and Document Management

5 Mar 2021

Data integrity is a critical issue in document governance and is increasingly becoming a focus for regulatory inspections globally. This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge to identify and avoid potential data integrity issues before auditors do.

Risk Management for Clinical Research Training Course

Risk Management for Clinical Research

22 Mar 2021

Ensure your clinical trials comply with the latest focus on GCP inspections and develop your own quality risk management principles and procedures

GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics Training Course

GCP and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics

23 Mar 2021

This course provides an update on recent changes to ICH GCP R2, EU Clinical Trial Regulation and guidance and will discuss how these changes have been implemented

Risk Management for Clinical Research Training Course

Risk Management for Clinical Research

24 Mar 2021

Ensure your clinical trials comply with the latest focus on GCP inspections and develop your own quality risk management principles and procedures

GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics Training Course

GCP and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics

25 Mar 2021

This course provides an update on recent changes to ICH GCP R2, EU Clinical Trial Regulation and guidance and will discuss how these changes have been implemented

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals Training Course

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals

12-13 Apr 2021

This comprehensive two-day course will introduce you to the core concepts of what makes an excellent leader - in the context of the pharmaceutical industry - and how to apply the different skills of leading your staff and team to maximise results

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals Training Course

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals

14-15 Apr 2021

This comprehensive two-day course will introduce you to the core concepts of what makes an excellent leader - in the context of the pharmaceutical industry - and how to apply the different skills of leading your staff and team to maximise results

EU (European Union) Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation Training Course

EU Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation

20-21 Apr 2021

This course will provide an essential understanding to help with compliance with the new regulation and associated implementing acts and other texts for carrying out clinical trials in the EU

EU (European Union) Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation Training Course

EU Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation

22-23 Apr 2021

This course will provide an essential understanding to help with compliance with the new regulation and associated implementing acts and other texts for carrying out clinical trials in the EU

Managing Vendor/CRO (Contract Research Organisation)/CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation) Oversight Training Course

Managing Vendor/CRO/CMO Oversight

26-27 Apr 2021

Learn how to prepare a Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluate and select the right CRO and establish procedures for vendor oversight for R&D projects you need to outsource

Managing Vendor/CRO (Contract Research Organisation)/CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation) Oversight Training Course

Managing Vendor/CRO/CMO Oversight

28-29 Apr 2021

Learn how to prepare a Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluate and select the right CRO and establish procedures for vendor oversight for R&D projects you need to outsource

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries Training Course

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries

6 May 2021

This programme will give you an invaluable overview of the pharmaceutical industry, from discovery of the molecule through development to marketing.

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries Training Course

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries

7 May 2021

This programme will give you an invaluable overview of the pharmaceutical industry, from discovery of the molecule through development to marketing.

The Pharma Mini MBA Training Course

The Pharma Mini MBA

12-14 May 2021

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

Clinical Quality Management Systems Training Course

Clinical Quality Management Systems

17-18 May 2021

A two-day course that will ensure you comply with new regulatory requirements.

The Pharma Mini MBA Training Course

The Pharma Mini MBA

19-21 May 2021

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

Clinical Quality Management Systems Training Course

Clinical Quality Management Systems

24-25 May 2021

A two-day course that will ensure you comply with new regulatory requirements.

Project Management for Pharma Professionals Training Course

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

15-16 Jun 2021

The leading project management course designed specifically for the pharma/bio industries – also applicable to those working in medical devices and animal health

*Includes:* Interactive workshop sessions

Project Management for Pharma Professionals Training Course

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

17-18 Jun 2021

The leading project management course designed specifically for the pharma/bio industries – also applicable to those working in medical devices and animal health

*Includes:* Interactive workshop sessions

How to Write Effective SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) Training Course

How to Write Effective SOPs

28 Jun 2021

An essential course for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements which will be of particular relevance for pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, clinical research/operations, GMP, QA and document management functions.

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) Training Course

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action)

29 Jun 2021

This course will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA.

How to Write Effective SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) Training Course

How to Write Effective SOPs

30 Jun 2021

An essential course for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements which will be of particular relevance for pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, clinical research/operations, GMP, QA and document management functions.

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) Training Course

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action)

1 Jul 2021

This course will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA.

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements Training Course

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements

5-6 Jul 2021

This course will take you through the key regulatory and guideline requirements for clinical research in Europe, including the new EU Clinical Trial Regulation and existing Directive requirements.

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements Training Course

Clinical Trial Regulatory Requirements

7-8 Jul 2021

This course will take you through the key regulatory and guideline requirements for clinical research in Europe, including the new EU Clinical Trial Regulation and existing Directive requirements.

Risk Management for Clinical Research Training Course

Risk Management for Clinical Research

21 Sep 2021

Ensure your clinical trials comply with the latest focus on GCP inspections and develop your own quality risk management principles and procedures

GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics Training Course

GCP and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics

22 Sep 2021

This course provides an update on recent changes to ICH GCP R2, EU Clinical Trial Regulation and guidance and will discuss how these changes have been implemented

Risk Management for Clinical Research Training Course

Risk Management for Clinical Research

23 Sep 2021

Ensure your clinical trials comply with the latest focus on GCP inspections and develop your own quality risk management principles and procedures

GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics Training Course

GCP and Clinical Research Update - Hot Inspection Topics

24 Sep 2021

This course provides an update on recent changes to ICH GCP R2, EU Clinical Trial Regulation and guidance and will discuss how these changes have been implemented

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals Training Course

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals

28-29 Sep 2021

This comprehensive two-day course will introduce you to the core concepts of what makes an excellent leader - in the context of the pharmaceutical industry - and how to apply the different skills of leading your staff and team to maximise results

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals Training Course

Leadership Skills for Pharmaceutical Professionals

30 Sep-1 Oct 2021

This comprehensive two-day course will introduce you to the core concepts of what makes an excellent leader - in the context of the pharmaceutical industry - and how to apply the different skills of leading your staff and team to maximise results

Data Integrity and Document Management Training Course

Data Integrity and Document Management

4 Oct 2021

Data integrity is a critical issue in document governance and is increasingly becoming a focus for regulatory inspections globally. This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge to identify and avoid potential data integrity issues before auditors do.

Data Integrity and Document Management Training Course

Data Integrity and Document Management

5 Oct 2021

Data integrity is a critical issue in document governance and is increasingly becoming a focus for regulatory inspections globally. This course will equip you with the necessary knowledge to identify and avoid potential data integrity issues before auditors do.

Managing Vendor/CRO (Contract Research Organisation)/CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation) Oversight Training Course

Managing Vendor/CRO/CMO Oversight

7-8 Oct 2021

Learn how to prepare a Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluate and select the right CRO and establish procedures for vendor oversight for R&D projects you need to outsource

Managing Vendor/CRO (Contract Research Organisation)/CMO (Contract Manufacturing Organisation) Oversight Training Course

Managing Vendor/CRO/CMO Oversight

11-12 Oct 2021

Learn how to prepare a Request for Proposal (RFP), evaluate and select the right CRO and establish procedures for vendor oversight for R&D projects you need to outsource

EU (European Union) Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation Training Course

EU Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation

18-19 Oct 2021

This course will provide an essential understanding to help with compliance with the new regulation and associated implementing acts and other texts for carrying out clinical trials in the EU

EU (European Union) Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation Training Course

EU Clinical Trial Regulation: Overview and Implementation

20-21 Oct 2021

This course will provide an essential understanding to help with compliance with the new regulation and associated implementing acts and other texts for carrying out clinical trials in the EU

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries Training Course

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries

25 Oct 2021

This programme will give you an invaluable overview of the pharmaceutical industry, from discovery of the molecule through development to marketing.

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries Training Course

An Essential Overview of the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries

26 Oct 2021

This programme will give you an invaluable overview of the pharmaceutical industry, from discovery of the molecule through development to marketing.

The Pharma Mini MBA Training Course

The Pharma Mini MBA

10-12 Nov 2021

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

The Pharma Mini MBA Training Course

The Pharma Mini MBA

15-17 Nov 2021

A three-day accelerated management programme to give you the high-performance management skills of an MBA, designed specifically for pharmaceutical/biotechnology professionals and also applicable to medical device/animal health industries

Clinical Quality Management Systems Training Course

Clinical Quality Management Systems

18-19 Nov 2021

A two-day course that will ensure you comply with new regulatory requirements.

Clinical Quality Management Systems Training Course

Clinical Quality Management Systems

25-26 Nov 2021

A two-day course that will ensure you comply with new regulatory requirements.

How to Write Effective SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) Training Course

How to Write Effective SOPs

2 Dec 2021

An essential course for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements which will be of particular relevance for pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, clinical research/operations, GMP, QA and document management functions.

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) Training Course

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action)

3 Dec 2021

This course will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA.

How to Write Effective SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) Training Course

How to Write Effective SOPs

6 Dec 2021

An essential course for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements which will be of particular relevance for pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs, clinical research/operations, GMP, QA and document management functions.

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action) Training Course

Improving Processes and CAPA (Corrective and Preventative Action)

7 Dec 2021

This course will cover CAPA methodology and documentation, diagnosing process improvement, developing options for process improvement and CAPA and planning and implementation in practice of improvements and CAPA.

Project Management for Pharma Professionals Training Course

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

9-10 Dec 2021

The leading project management course designed specifically for the pharma/bio industries – also applicable to those working in medical devices and animal health

*Includes:* Interactive workshop sessions

Project Management for Pharma Professionals Training Course

Project Management for Pharma Professionals

13-14 Dec 2021

The leading project management course designed specifically for the pharma/bio industries – also applicable to those working in medical devices and animal health

*Includes:* Interactive workshop sessions