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Thursday, April 12 • 1:30pm - 5:30pm
Workshop 15 - General 101: QA Consulting (1/2 day)

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RQAP re-registration units: 1 non-GCP, non-GLP

*Note: Participants must attend 100% of the training course to receive a certificate of attendance documenting RQAP re-registration units.

A consultant is an individual who possesses special knowledge or skills and provides that expertise to a client for a fee. This interactive course will give examples of expectations of the sponsor (your client) and also CROs that host audits in certain situations. It will also cover ways of organizing the consulting business with regard to legal organization, tax information, physical office choices, marketing, payment structure, insurance, and other necessities and niceties. This course is targeted for those QA professionals who want to learn more about consulting or have desire to pursue consulting as a career.

At the end of the course, the participants shall be able to: 
  • Develop ideas for setting up and running a consulting practice.
  • Weigh the pros and cons of different types of legal and tax options.
  • Learn sponsor's (your client) expectations, needs and methods of interactions.
  • Understand what laboratories/CROs expect from you.

Target Audience
This course is targeted for those QA professionals who want to learn more about consulting or have desire to pursue consulting as a career.

  • Introduction
  • Meeting expectations of your client (the Sponsor)
  • What the CROs expect from you as a consultant
  • Setting up and running your consulting company

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Angela Eichelberger

Compliance Specialist III, Charles River Laboratories
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Lisa Fink

Senior Quality Technical Consultant, Baxter Healthcare Corporation
Lisa is a Manager II, Quality, Baxter Healthcare Corporation. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from Illinois State University, an MBA in Management from Roosevelt University, and a Certificate in Total Quality Management for Service Organizations from DePaul University.Lisa... Read More →
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Robin Guy

GLP and Toxicology Consultant, Robin Guy Consulting, LLC
ROBIN C. GUY, M.S., D.A.B.T., RQAP-GLPRobin has been a toxicology and GLP consultant for the last 18 years for Robin Guy Consulting, LLC. Robin has extensive QA work experience involving administering GLP training courses (FDA, EPA, OECD), assisting labs with recommendations on how... Read More →

Thursday April 12, 2018 1:30pm - 5:30pm PDT
Platinum 7&8

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