May 13, 2019 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Global Compliance Seminar
731-Go to GCS (468-6427)

LIVE Online Seminar

FDA Inspection Preparation and Readiness: the Top 20 Most Common GMP Deficiencies for Device Manufacturers

  • Date: May 13, 2019
  • NOTE: This seminar recurrs bi-monthly (every other month) on 2nd Mondays.
  • Your payment will apply for the next upcoming LIVE online seminar unless requested otherwise after registration.
  • Time: 11:00 AM PST | 2:00 PM EST
  • Duration: 60 Minutes

About the Seminar

This seminar is intended to discuss FDA inspection practices and the most common deficiencies for medical device manufacturers including in vitro diagnostic device manufacturers. This presentation is further intended to help you prepare for and manage an FDA inspection in a proactive and effective manner. The top twenty (20) common deficiencies are based on the speaker’s analysis of 483s issued for the past seven (8) years.

The speaker will also discuss practical, actionable, and sustainable guidance on how to prepare for a sustainable FDA inspection and how to manage the FDA inspection process including Dos and Don’ts before, during and after the inspection.

This presentation will provide great opportunities to become familiar with the FDA inspection practices and the most common top twenty (20) deficiencies observed during the FDA inspections of firms (devices and pharmaceuticals) for the past eight years.

The speaker will share his PASS-IT recommendation/suggestions.

About the Areas to Be Discussed

  1. Applicable Laws and Regulation
  2. FDA Manuals and Inspection Guides
  3. Hosting an FDA Inspection
  4. Field Management Directives
  5. Inspection Types and Categories
  6. Inspection Classification
  7. FDA Forms 482 and 483
  8. Top Twenty (20) Most Common Deficiencies During FDA Inspections for Device Manufacturers
  9. How to Identify Gaps between FDA Expectations and Firms’ Current Level of Compliance
  10. What/How to Prepare for and Manage an FDA Inspection
  11. How to Communicate Before, During and After inspection: Dos and Don’ts
  12. Common Mistakes and How to Prevent Them
  13. How to Most Effectively Use Close Out Meeting
  14. Responding to 483s, If Issued
  15. How to Communicate with Emotional Intelligence
  16. Employee Training
  17. Actual FDA Inspection Case Studies (Reports)
  18. Speaker’s PASS-IT Suggestions/Recommendations
  19. Conclusion

About the Intended Attendee(s)

  • Quality
  • Manufacturing
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • R&D
  • Clinical Affairs
  • Senior Management
  • Consultants
  • Contractors
  • Compliance Officers
  • Anyone Interested in the FDA Inspection

About the Seminar Speaker

Dr. David Lim, Ph.D., RAC, ASQ-CQA

Dr. David Lim, Ph.D., RAC, ASQ-CQA.  Dr. Lim is President and Principal of Regulatory Doctor. Dr. Lim frequently presents global laws, regulations, rules and guidance applicable to medical products.  In particular, Dr. Lim provides seminars on various areas and focused-topics in regulatory affairs, clinical affairs, quality and regulatory compliance. Recently, Dr. Lim developed 510(k) templates ready for use compliant with e-Copy and RTA policy. In addition, Dr. Lim developed the industry’s first PMA seminar series delivered online, helping global regulatory affairs professionals become a PMA pro. Dr. Lim developed FDA inspection checklists for drug and medical device manufacturers based on his analysis of FDA inspectional observations cited in 483s for the past eight years.  Dr. Lim provides his feedback to regulatory agency (e.g., US FDA) through public comments and also served as a panel member during the FDA’s transparency public meeting in 2009.  Dr. Lim contributes to the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society (RAPS) as an author and speaker.  Dr. Lim leads and directs all research projects including, but not limited to, pharmacovigilance, medical device reporting, recalls and patient safety signals being conducted at the Regulatory Doctor.

Registration Options

LIVE (one attendee): $249 


LIVE (≤ 5 attendees): $599 

LIVE (≥ 6 attendees): $999 

LIVE & Recorded$349 

FDA Inspection Preparation and Readiness