Southeast Regional Annual Regulatory (RAPS) Career Days

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It’s that time of year again—where RAPS Atlanta chapter gathers the resources for you to learn more about a career in regulatory and opportunities in the profession. 

On Wednesday, 24 April, the Georgia Institute of Technology will host the third annual Southeast Regional Regulatory Career Day. This interactive workshop will include presentations and panel discussions from seasoned professionals on how to get into or advance your career in the regulatory industry.

Whether you want to transition into regulatory affairs, are an experienced professional exploring new opportunities or a student looking for a new and exciting career, this is the event for you. Bring your resume and come prepared to engage with hiring representatives from medical device, pharmaceutical and biotech companies from the region.

Presentation topics will include:

  • How Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) and advanced degrees can help your career
  • What it is like working for industry, trade association and Notified Bodies
  • What it takes to become a regulatory consultant

Who Should Attend:

  • Those looking to start or transition into a career in regulatory
  • Early to mid-level professionals interested in expanding their careers
  • Professionals exploring employment opportunities

This event, hosted by Georgia Institute of Technology, is brought to you by the RAPS Atlanta Chapter and is intended to facilitate professional development and networking amongst those in the local regulatory community. Light refreshments will be provided for all attendees and RAC holders may claim four RAC recertification credits. 

Speakers and Panelists: 

  • Bryan Brosseau, RAC, founder/principal consultant, Brosseau Consulting LLC
  • Pete Etchells, senior RAC manager, Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)
  • Grace Gowda, PhD, RAC, program director, international biomedical regulatory sciences program, UGA
  • Michael Hellerstein, director, regulatory affairs and quality systems, GeoVax, Inc.
  • Jonathan Houpt, global regulatory affairs CMC manager for pharmaceuticals, Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Al Jacks, vice president, quality services and regulatory affairs, Altea Therapeutics Corporation
  • Sylvie Laliberté Verdon, MS, RAC, MPM®, senior consultant, REGSolutions, LLC
  • Courtney Portik, MPH, RAC, senior regulatory affairs associate, labeling, Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • Grace Powers, MS, MBA, RAC, founder/principal consultant, Powers Regulatory Consulting
  • Diane Uriell, MBA, RAC, senior director, regulatory affairs xray and women's health, GE Healthcare
  • Beatrice Wan, RAC, senior staff regulatory affairs specialist, Stryker Neurovascular
  • Kelly Winn, RAC, director of HRPP & regulatory affairs, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Ingrid Zambrana, district director, Atlanta District (GA-NC-SC), Program Division Director, Office of Human and Animal Foods-Division III East, Office of Regulatory Affairs, FDA

Registration Information: 

Prior to 12 April 2019
*Student: $15
RAPS Member: $25
Nonmember: $35

On or after 12 April 2019
*Student: $15
RAPS Member: $35
Nonmember: $45

*Students must contact RAPS customer service (+1 301 770 2920 ext. 200) or use the student registration form to confirm status.



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  • Created By: Colly Mitchell
  • Created: 04/09/2019
  • Modified By: Colly Mitchell
  • Modified: 04/09/2019


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