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An Introduction to Visual Inspection - Japan

Oct 31 - Nov 01, 2019
Tokyo, Japan

  • Education
  • Asia-Pacific

Overview

This training course covers the fundamentals of visual inspection and their application to injectable products. It will be a combination of lecture/discussion and hands-on exercises used to develop and practice practical inspection skills. The skills developed through this course may be applied to both manual human inspection and automated machine inspection.

During this training course, you will learn about patient risks associated with particles in injections, global compendial and regulatory requirements and expectations, inspection techniques for visible particles and container closure defects, critical quality parameters for manual, semi-automated and automated inspection methods, light measurement and control, key elements of a visual inspection program, and inspection lifecycle development.

Agenda

  • Training courses run from 8:30 to 16:00 each day, unless otherwise noted. An agenda will be provided on the first day of the training course.

Trainers

John G. Shabushnig
John G. Shabushnig
Insight Pharma Consulting, LLC

Additional Information

  • Learning Objectives

    Learning Objectives

    1. Identify applicable international regulatory and compendial requirements for visual inspection
    2. Apply the critical parameters which must be controlled for reproducible inspection results
    3. Use appropriate statistical tools to assess and compare inspection methods
    4. Develop consistent validation strategies for visual inspection processes and equipment
  • Who Should Attend

    Who Should Attend

    This training course is intended for professionals who are involved with visual inspection of parenterals in sterile drug manufacturing.

    Departments

    Manufacturing, Quality Assurance, Validation, Engineering

    Roles

    Supervisor, Manager, Specialist, Technician, Engineer

  • Accreditation

    Accreditation

    Continuing Education for Pharmacists

    ACPE PDA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Participants may sign up to receive Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) credits. To do so, participants must sign in at the beginning of the program, submit the provided evaluation forms and mail the CPE credit request to the address stated on the form. Attendees must be present at the full event to receive Continuing Pharmacy Education credit, which will be awarded as follows:

    PDA # / ACPE # / CEUs: 417 / N/A / 0
    Type of Activity: Application

    ALERT   ACPE and NABP developed the CPE Monitor that allows pharmacists to electronically track their continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credits. The CPE Monitor will reject any CPE credit requests submitted past 60 days from date of ACPE-accredited activity. Always submit CPE activity claims as soon as possible. For more information, please visit the ACPE or NABP website.
    Continuing Education for Professional Engineers
    New Jersey

    PDA is an approved provider by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors to offer courses to New Jersey Professional Engineers for Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) credit. Following the full participation in this course, participants will receive a Certificate of Accomplishment specifying the number of CPC credits that may be awarded. This certificate can be submitted as verification of completion to the Board for license renewal.

    The credit value of this course is 0 CPC credits.
    North Carolina

    PDA is recognized by the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors as an Approved Sponsor of Continuing Professional Competency (CPC) activities for Professional Engineers licensed by North Carolina. To receive a Certificate of Accomplishment specifying the number of Professional Development Hours (PDH) that may be awarded, course participants must request the North Carolina Board of Examiners evaluation form from PDA staff. This form must be completed onsite at the conclusion of the course and returned to PDA staff.

    The credit value of this course is 0 PDH credits.

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Sheraton Miyako Hotel

1 Chome-1-50 Shirokanedai
Tokyo, Japan

Make a Reservation
  • Accommodations

    A block of rooms have been reserved for meeting participants. The rate is $30,450 JPY inclusive of taxes and breakfast. Reservations must be secured by Saturday, October 5, 2019. After this date, reservations can be made on a space and rate available basis only.

    To reserve a room at the discounted group rate please use the following link:
    https://advance.reservation.jp/miyakohotels/stay_pc/rsv/cc_pln_dtl_redirect.aspx?cp=2&lang=en-US&hi_id=1&smp_id=935&cp_id=2019APRC&is_cal=True

    Individual Cancellation

    Please be aware that obtaining and cancelling hotel reservations is the responsibility of the registrant. Individuals will be responsible for payment of their own cancellation fees. The cancellation policy is 3 days in advance of arrival unless otherwise specified on your reservation information.

  • Amenities

    Please visit the hotel’s website for more information.

How to Get Here

By Air

FROM NARITA AIRPORT

By Limousine Bus
Narita Airport → (Limousine bus: Approx. 120 min) → Hotel
Limousine Bus Fares

Adult (Junior high student or older) 3,100 JPY
Child (Elementary school student or younger) 1,550 JPY

FROM HANEDA AIRPORT

By Limousine Bus
Haneda Airport → (Limousine bus: Approx. 75 min) → Hotel

Adult (Junior high student or older) 820 JPY
Child (Elementary school student or younger) 410 JPY

By Car

BY TOKYO CITY BUS

Journey time: Approx. 5 min

  • For the journey from Meguro Station to the hotel by the Tokyo City Bus, take a bus bound for Ooi-keibajo (Ooi Racetrack) <Line Shina 93> and get off at the Shirokanedai Station bus stop.
  • For the journey from Shinagawa Station to the hotel by the Tokyo City Bus, take a bus bound for Meguro Station <Line Shina 93> and get off at the Shirokanedai Station bus stop.

Other Options

BY TRAIN

Train
Shinagawa Station → (JR Yamanote Line 160 JPY/8 min) → Meguro Station → (Subway 170 JPY/2 min) → Shirokanedai Station → (Approx. 4 min walk) → Hotel

Taxi
From Shinagawa Station Approx. 7 min/Approx. 1,100 JPY
From Meguro Station Approx. 5 min/Approx. 730 JPY

FROM STATION

Hotel Shuttle Bus
The hotel also serves a free shuttle bus on these routes in some time periods of a day. Please see the below
“Hotel Shuttle Bus” description.

Journey time: Meguro Station Approx. 5 min
Journey time: Shinagawa Station Approx. 7 min

  • Meguro Station ←→ Sheraton Miyako Hotel Tokyo
  • Sheraton Miyako Hotel Tokyo → Shinagawa Station

Directions

Registration Fees

Regular Price
Registration Type Price
Member USD $899
Non-member USD $899
Gov't/Health Auth./Academic* USD $899



* For Government/Health Authority/Academic nonmembers, online registration is not available and must be faxed in.

All rates in US dollars. To receive the prevailing rate, PDA must receive your registration(s) by 5:00 p.m. ET on or before the date noted.

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