Why join TOPRA?

There are many reasons why regulatory professionals join TOPRA. One of the key motivations is that TOPRA membership signals to colleagues and employers a strong commitment to the regulatory profession. You become part of a diverse global community of regulatory professionals with defined values and standards of good practice.

By joining TOPRA you also help us to represent the interests of the profession in the wider healthcare arena.

There are tangible privileges, too. See below for more.

Reasons to become a member:

  • Belong to a vibrant global regulatory community
  • Engage, share and learn from your peers
  • Develop your professional competence
  • Advance your career
  • Contribute to the development and recognition of the regulatory affairs profession globally
  • Access authoritative information and high-quality learning opportunities
  • Refresh your knowledge on the latest regulatory developments
  • Benefit from preferential member rates

 

TOPRA is a great source of top quality information and continuing education that is so essential nowadays for regulatory professionals. The network between members is strong and efficient.”
– 2019 Membership survey respondent

 

Member privileges

Member benefit Student member Member Registered Member (MTOPRA) Fellow Honorary Member or Fellow
Information services          
Regulatory Rapporteur - monthly journal      
Regulatory Rapporteur - online (with digital archive)    
Quarterly CPD supplements with Regulatory Rapporteur    
InTouch monthly member newsletter
VetMed Upate - monthly email newsletter 
MedDev Update - monthly email newsletter     
Life-Lines - fortnightly newsletter on Brexit and legal matters
Daily news feed on latest developments in pharmaceuticals (PharmaTimes)    
Discounted access to MedBoard, an integrated medical device information platform  
Member engagement           
SPINs - networks for members with shared professional interests
TOPRA In regional and country groups for networking and discussions
Free SPIN/TOPRA In events & webinars
Consultations from key stakeholders in regulatory affairs
 
Volunteering opportunities  
Governance - standing or voting in TOPRA Board Elections    
Career support
       
Member discounts on courses & webinars 
CPD recording tool       
Careers Fair complimentary pass       
Careers advice - 1/2 hour telephone or video conference session       
Free RA careers webinar    
Post-nominals: MTOPRA         
Post-nominals: FTOPRA         
Apply for professional accreditation: Chartered Scientist (CSci)          
Apprenticeship training       
Commercial services           
Discounted meeting rooms at TOPRA HQ London