IQ,OQ,PQ in the Verification and Validation Process
Duration: 90 Minutes
Faculty: Susanne Manz Course ID: 1032 Level: Advance
Validation is an important element of the Quality System Regulations and ISO13485. This course will cover the validation essentials for medical device manufacturers. You’ll learn about what processes needed to be validated and what steps you need to take to validate processes. You’ll learn the essentials of validation planning, protocol writing, and change management. We’ll cover the steps of Installation Qualification (IQ), Operational Qualification (OQ), and Performance Qualification (PQ) including tips and best practices.
Why should you Attend:
Failure to validate is a significant cause of 483 observations. Even worse, it can result in customer complaints, adverse events, and even recalls. In this webinar, you’ll learn how to avoid these problems and use validation concepts to ensure process stability and control. You’ll learn the benefits and impacts of validation and how it can benefit your customers and your business. We’ll cover tools and techniques that can help you successfully validate your processes.
Areas Covered in the Session:
- Purpose, scope, and benefits of process validation
- FDA Expectations, Regulations
- Lessons learned and enforcement case studies
- Common problems and solutions
- When to verify and when to validate
- Steps and checklists for validation
- Linkages within your Quality System
- Master Validation Planning
- Best Practices
- Inspection Preparedness
Who Will Benefit:
- Manufacturing Engineers
- Process Engineers
- Quality Engineers
- Engineering Managers
- Quality Managers
Susanne Manz, MBA, MBB, RAC, CQA is an accomplished leader in the medical device industry with an emphasis on quality, compliance, and six sigma. She has worked at industry-leading companies such as GE, J&J, and Medtronic with an extensive background in quality and compliance for medical devices from new product development, to operations, to post-market activities. She is a Presidential Scholar with a BS in Biomedical Engineering and an MBA from the University of New Mexico. She earned her Black Belt and Master Black Belt certifications while at Johnson and Johnson. Susanne also holds Regulatory Affairs Certification (RAC) from RAPS and is a CQA (Certified Quality Auditor) from the American Society for Quality. Susanne has now established a consulting business with a mission to provide services to help medical device companies achieve world-class quality and compliance.