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.
2014 Annual Conference
This year's conference with the theme Quality, Quo Vadis? (Quality, where are we going?) will be held at the Grand Hotel, Brighton on the 12-14 November 2014.
DELEGATE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN. Early Bird rate closes 23 August 2014.
PRE-CONFERENCE TRAINING REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
RQA Members - Are your details up to date?
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Latest News Items
A new recruitment opportunity has been added to the website
Inspection Manager, Pfizer
Global Unique Device Identification Database (GUDID): Guidance for Industry - now available
The GUDID: Guidance for Industry is now available. For questions on the guidance document please contact the FDA UDI Help Desk at www.fda.gov