Medicoindustrien is the industry association for companies in Denmark which develop, manufacture, sell or otherwise take an interest in medical devices. The organisation represents more than 110 member companies. Medicoindustrien works to promote the commercial and political interests of the member companies. Key focus points for the industry include innovation, uptake on new technology, patient safety, quality of life and a sustainable health economy. In Denmark, Medicoindustrien is a consultation partner to the Authorities in questions and matters related to the medical device industry. Medicoindustrien is an active member of councils and committees that have influence on the business conditions of the industry. At the international level, Medicoindustrien is actively involved in the work of the European trade association, Eucomed, and cooperates with European and American counterparts. medicoindustrien.dk
The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) is the largest global organization of and for those involved with the regulation of healthcare and related products, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biologics and nutritional products. Founded in 1976, RAPS helped establish the regulatory profession and continues to actively support the professional and lead the profession as a neutral, non-lobbying nonprofit organization. RAPS offers education and training, professional standards, publications, research, knowledge sharing, networking, career development opportunities and other valuable resources, including Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC), the only post-academic professional credential to recognize regulatory excellence. RAPS is headquartered in suburban Washington, DC, with offices in Europe and Asia, and chapters and affiliates worldwide. RAPS.org
TOPRA is the global organisation for Regulatory Affairs professionals and for those who have an interest in Regulatory Affairs in the healthcare sector.
Our current membership is drawn from over 40 countries and members worldwide are actively involved in delivering the services needed by busy regulatory specialists. Members are drawn from industry, the regulatory agencies and the consultancy community and work in all sectors including medical technologies, biotech, borderline products and pharmaceuticals.
Training and Development
TOPRA is a non-profit, non-political organisation which seeks to advance the status of the regulatory profession through education, and provision of information to its members. Members have the advantage of a structured training programme available to them at preferential rates. This programme ranges from intensive Introductory Courses for new entrants to the profession, through detailed practical courses on topics of interest to those with a few years’ experience, to an MSc qualification. There are also management courses designed specifically to meet the challenges of the regulatory professional as his or her career develops. The training programmes are highly regarded and internationally recognised in the Regulatory Affairs profession.
For more information, visit www.topra.org