This webinar will review the regulatory requirements for investigating an OOS Investigation. The responsibilities of the analyst, the supervisor and QA will be discussed. A detailed flow chart will be used to help the attendees clearly understand the steps and the order in which they are to be performed. The structure of an Investigation report which properly documents the investigation will be discussed.
Why Should You Attend?
The lack of or Inadequate procedures for handling out of specification (OOS) situations and failure investigations are amongst the most frequently found deviations in FDA warning letters.
Most companies have procedures but either they are not adequate or are not followed. This seminar will guide attendees through the entire process from detection an out-of-specification result to informal and formal laboratory and batch investigations.
- FDA requirements for handling OOS/ OOT results
- Phase I - Laboratory Phase of Investigations
- Phase II a Full Scale Investigation
- Concluding an Investigation
- Out-of Trend investigations
- Common pitfalls during OOS Investigations
- Review of recent OOS related citations in Warning Letters
Industries who can attend
This 60-minute online course is intended for professionals in the Medical Device, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Industry. Although not presently stated in the draft, the same guide could be used by FDA Regulated Industries personnel.
- Q/A Session with the Expert to ask your question
- PDF print only copy of PowerPoint slides
- Certificate of attendance
ASA Training and Quality Consulting LLC
Danielle DeLucy, MS, is currently an independent consultant to the biologics and pharmaceutical industries specializing in the areas of quality assurance and quality systems. Prior to this role, Ms. DeLucy has been in the industry for 15 years serving in numerous quality management roles, such as the director of product quality, the oversight of sterility assurance practices and provided QA oversight of numerous filling and packaging operations.
Ms. DeLucy began her QA career as a quality control pharmaceutical microbiologist at Lancaster Laboratories, a contract laboratory where she performed various tests for their clients. In the years after, she has held positions in the quality management arena while increasing her responsibility. She has helped lead many regulatory health inspections and was instrumental in the coaching process of her peers prior to any inspection. Currently, she assists companies who are faced with warning letters and consent decrees establish more robust quality systems so that the company can succeed.