Deep Dive Pharma Training Courses 

Join us after the 2019 ISPE Europe Biotechnology Conference as we take a deeper dive into critical areas of pharmaceutical biotechnology. 

Gain solutions to your company's immediate goals to lower production costs, improve process efficiency, increase production quality and meet regulatory requirements.

  • Real World Practice:  Courses present exercises that use current problems and situations common to the industry.
  • Experienced Instructors:  Subject matter experts and top leaders in the pharmaceutical industry who have years of experience in their field of study.
  • Global Training to Fit Your Needs:  With classroom, eLearning and onsite training options available, ISPE training courses adapt to any schedule or location.   

GAMP® Data Integrity 21 CFR Part 11 Training Course - New Course! 

26 - 27 Sep

This course will cover data integrity, electronic records and signatures, and the compliant operation of GxP Computerized Systems to provide the tools and techniques to implement proper controls for data to ensure the integrity and validity of the information throughout the data lifecycle.

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Sion Wyn
Director
Conformity Ltd.
Instructor

Sion Wyn, Director, Conformity Ltd., is an acknowledged expert in computer system validation and compliance and international regulations in this field. He assisted the FDA as a consultant with its re-examination of 21 CFR Part 11, and was a member of the core team that produced the FDA Guidance on 21 CFR Part 11 Scope and Application. He was the technical content expert for the FDA’s ORA Virtual University on-line training modules on computerized systems validation and compliance. He received the FDA Group Recognition Award for work on Part 11. Wyn is the editor of ISPE’s GAMP5 Guide - A Risk-Based Approach to Compliant GxP Computerized Systems, and is a member of the ISPE GAMP Global Steering Committee, GAMP Editorial Board, and the GAMP Europe Steering Committee. He is lead GAMP and Computer Systems Validation and Compliance, Part 11, and Data Integrity trainer and course developer for ISPE. He has extensive experience in all aspects of computer systems validation and compliance, including validation planning, specification and testing of systems, quality risk management, performing site and system compliance audits, performing risk assessments, writing policies and procedures, performing 21 CFR Part 11 assessments, Data Integrity assessments, and supplier audits.


Quality Management Systems: Agile Approach for Product Realization & Lifecycle Management  - New Course! 

26 - 27 Sep

Through lecture and group exercises this course illustrates how quality systems work, the purpose of the different elements, how they connect to each other and how to recognize and transfer knowledge/connectivity throughout the organization. The diagram below from ICH Q10, covers the product life cycle for a PQS/QMS system and all aspects will be covered by this course.

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Bruce S. Davis
Principal
BD Global Consulting
Instructor

Bruce Davis, Principal, Global Consulting is a professional engineer, and has many years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry and a wide international knowledge, and operates a consultancy in QbD, Engineering, Process Validation and reducing Human Error. He is an Associate to NSF-DBA, the training & consultancy Company. He previously worked at AstraZeneca, where he had a number of responsibilities, including managing international engineering, and this extended to provision of sterile facilities. Davis has been a member of ISPE since 1991, and is a member of the United Kingdom Affiliate. He has held the position of Chair of ISPE International Board of Directors and has been active in supporting ISPE, including leading the team writing the original Sterile Baseline® Guide and its current update. He also led ISPE’s case study for practical implementation of Quality by Design (QbD) and is currently co-chairing the team updating ISPE’s Technology Transfer Guide.


Process Validation in Biotechnology Manufacturing

26 - 27 Sep

This classroom course is relevant to individuals working throughout the pharmaceutical product lifecycle in development, manufacturing, quality, and many other roles involved in validation of products and processes. It will help you integrate and link the science and risk-based lifecycle approach for Process Validation to your overall Pharmaceutical Quality System.

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Andre L. Walker, CPIP
Principal
Walker BioPharm Consulting
Instructor

Andre Walker, BSChEng, CPIP, is a consultant with over 30 years of experience providing engineering and technical support for manufacturers of biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, and consumer products, including 13 years in Director roles for Biogen with postings in the US and Europe. Walker has lead teams that support every aspect of manufacturing operations including Facilities, Utilities, Maintenance, Metrology, Technical Support, Label and Pack, Qualification, and Process Validation. His broad experience and leadership helps teams successfully balance engineering, operations, and compliance. A passionate ISPE volunteer, he served as the Chair of the International Board of Directors in 2011, is currently the Chairman of the upcoming BioManufacturing Conference, and serves on various other committees focusing on applying ISPE's volunteer energy to the benefit of practitioners in the industry. Andre enjoys sharing and discussing hot topics in the industry through presentations, articles, and as a guest instructor at Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center.


Managing the Risk of Cross Contamination: Applying the Risk-MaPP Baseline® Guide

26 - 27 Sep

This classroom course will focus on using the logic diagram, how cross-contamination control fits into the Quality System, how health-based limits are developed, setting cleaning validation limits, risk assessments for cross contamination and formulation a Quality Risk Management Plan.

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Stephanie A. Wilkins, PE
President
PharmaConsult US Inc
Instructor

Stephanie Wilkins, PE, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, has over 30 years of professional experience in project management, risk management, engineering and validation solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotech industry including research, development, and pilot plant and manufacturing facilities. She is president of PharmaConsult US, Inc, which provides cross-contamination and containment consulting to the pharmaceutical industry. Wilkins, a member of ISPE since 1993 is the co-Chair of the ISPE Risk-MaPP Baseline Guide Task Team and was a member of the ISPE International Board of Directors. Wilkins is an ISPE trainer for Managing Cross Contamination and Risk-MaPP Principles. Wilkins also is a reviewer for articles to be placed in the Pharmaceutical Engineering Journal as well as contributed articles, given lectures and organized courses for ISPE. Wilkins graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Architectural Engineering.


Sterile Product Manufacturing Facilities:  Applying the ISPE Baseline® Guide and FDA Guidance principles to Design and Operation

26 - 27 Sep

This classroom course uses the second edition of the ISPE Baseline® Guide: Sterile Product Manufacturing Facilities and the FDA's Guidance for Industry: Sterile Drug Products Produced by Aseptic Processing - Current Good Manufacturing Practice to provide an understanding of the key requirements and GMPs for sterile manufacturing facilities.

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Mark S. Von Stwolinski, RA
VP Facility Integration
CRB
Instructor

Mark von Stwolinski is the Vice President of Architectural Services at Clark Richardson & Biskup (CRB) Consulting Engineers. He has over 22 years of experience in the design and construction of biopharmaceutical facilities worldwide. His experience with ISPE guidance documents includes: Steering Committee member and contributing author for five ISPE Guides, Chair and contributing author for the new ISPE Baseline® Guide: Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Facilities, issued in 2013, ISPE Course Instructor for the 2-day Sterile Product Manufacturing Training Course in North America, Member of the ISPE Guidance Document Executive Committee (GDEC) and Lead Process Architect for CRB.