Membership is open to all those with an interest in the quality and integrity of scientific research and development and those working with, or interested in, Good Laboratory, Clinical or Manufacturing Practice regulations or Pharmacovigilance, be they from industry, government, academia or contract research and wherever in the world they are based.
Welcome to the RQA website
As an Association dedicated to informing and advancing its members, we provide status and visibility for individuals concerned with the quality of research in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, chemicals and medical devices. Since its beginnings in 1977, the Association has grown and developed to reflect regulatory changes, the impact of regulatory inspection and the changing structure and needs of industry. RQA's purpose is to drive quality and integrity in scientific research and development.
Click here to view our vision and mission statement.
2015 Membership Renewals
You can now renew your membership for 2015. Please click here and follow the prompts. Please also take a few moments to take part in the Annual Membership Satisfaction Survey.
2015 Annual Conference
The RQA 2015 Annual Conference will be held at the Queens Hotel, Leeds on the 11-13 November 2015.
Exhibitor and Delegate information and booking information will be available soon.
NEW PUBLICATION AVAILABLE
Quality in Research - Guidelines for working in non-regulated research
RQA Members - Are your details up to date?
Please ensure that all contact details including information on job roles, expertise and interests are kept up to date by visiting the My Account section. You can follow the link at the top of the page, or by clicking here.
Latest News Items
Another new recruitment opportunity - Pfizer - Director, Inspection Manager
Pfizer are looking for a Director, Inspection Manager. Details on our recruitment page.
New recruitment opportunity - Senior QA Advisor
A new vacancy placed on our website, see our website for further details.