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Who are RQA

The Research Quality Association (RQA) is a professional membership body dedicated to informing and advancing its members. We provide status and visibility for individuals engaged in the quality of research concerning pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, chemicals and medical devices. Since our inception in 1977, the Association has increased and evolved to reflect regulatory changes, the growing impact of regulatory inspection and the ever-changing structure and needs of industry. RQA's purpose is to drive quality and integrity in scientific research.  

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Our vision

To inspire quality, integrity and compliance in scientific research.

Our mission

To provide knowledge and learning in the scientific research community by building expertise through training, communication, engagement and collaboration.


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EMA - third public meeting on COVID-19 vaccines

Available to view now on YouTube.

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FDA - Bioresearch Monitoring (BIMO) Fiscal Year 2020 Metrics

FDA have published their Bioresearch Monitoring (BIMO) Fiscal Year 2020 Metrics

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MHRA - 2021-2022 Fees

Fees payable to the MHRA for 2021 to 2022

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