Healthcare regulatory affairs faces unprecedented change driven by globalisation, technological and scientific innovation – plus, of course, the impact of political and economic factors.
TOPRA is a member-driven organisation. It is committed to supporting the profession as a whole by enabling individual regulatory professionals to deliver better, safer healthcare for patients. TOPRA is working with the profession to help drive and embed regulatory excellence to 2020 and beyond.
What will healthcare regulatory affairs look like in 2020?
"Regulatory professionals will need to keep pace with scientific development, societal expectations, communications and leadership skills required to contribute in a rapidly changing environment."
How will the regulatory science profession shape the healthcare environment?
"Regulatory science should be the facilitator – the bridge connecting new disciplines into the drug development and delivery system"
What will regulatory professionals need to know and deliver in 2020?
"Regulatory professionals need to redefine the strategic value they bring to an organisation and develop or hone new skills to make themselves indispensable for the future."
What role will TOPRA play?
"Regulatory professionals must be able to adapt to innovative approaches to data collection, analysis and decision-making; they must be confident working in a digital environment yet never lose sight of the importance of networks and relationships."
LYNDA J WIGHT