CRED An Overview of Regulatory Product Information

CRED An Overview of Regulatory Product Information
This one-day workshop with expert speakers from health authorities and industry will give you an understanding of the strategic development of the regulatory product information in Europe and UK. From company core data sheet to Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC), Labelling and the Package Leaflet (PL). This is a hands-on workshop covering not just the theoretical approach to creating product information in Europe, but also includes practical exercises for the preparation and implementation of Labelling. You will also hear an overview on what in the pipeline on future digital advancements for labeling.

: 25 September 2024
WhereTOPRA, 6th Floor, 3 Harbour Exchange, London, E14 9GE, United Kingdom
Time: 08:45-17:10 BST

 Also available as a online course, please click here for the online registration option.

Course overview

This one day workshop from regulators and industry experts will provide insight into European SmPC, package leaflet (PL) and label preparation and implementation, from a strategic and practical point of view.

Benefits to delegates

  • Meet and learn from experts in the field
  • Learn by doing - participate in case studies and interactive sessions
  • Build a network to support the rest of your career
  • Overview of the European SmPC, PL and labelling legislation and guidelines including an overview of the EMA QRD templates, readability, Braille, excipients and translations and timings
  • Practical advice on how to comply with European labelling legislation and guidelines, for products registered through the centralised, decentralised and mutual recognition or national procedures
  • Cross functional planning
  • Overview of future developments in labelling regulations and guidelines
  • Guidance on practical aspects of pack changes including how to effectively manage the implementation of pack changes resulting from changes to the SmPC while meeting legislative and ethical requirements
  • Outline of the contentious sections, and overcoming common pitfalls
CPD: This course provides 8 CPD hours upon successful completion. To learn more about why Continuing Professional Development is important, visit our Lifelong Learning page.


Download a copy of the programme here.


Past Presenters include:

  • Desta Black, GlaxoSmithKline
  • Doreen Fagan, HPRA
  • Julia Coombes, MHRA
  • Gabriela Fok, Ipsen 
  • Matt Hancock, Pfizer
  • Robert Hetherington, ICON plc
  • Khristy Horsley, ICON plc
  • Lucy Paterson, ICON plc
  • Petrina Pearce, Advanz Pharma
  • Thomas Liebers, PRAHealthSciences
  • Kay Loughrey, Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Suitable for

  • Less experienced regulatory professionals who require comprehensive information on product information 
  • Experienced professionals who are newcomers in the product information area 
  • Anyone who wishes to update/refresh their knowledge in product information. 


Course *fees:
Type Member Non-member 
Standard    £570+VAT  £695+VAT
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Discounted places
A limited number of discounted places are available at the rates below.
Please email us at for a discount code before making your booking.

Those working for regulatory agencies, government agencies or academic institutions 
Those working for charities, patient groups or in full-time education
 £285+VAT  £347.50+VAT

*VAT, if applicable, is charged at the rate of 20%

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