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Process Validation - Overview of Why and How

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 10:00 AM PDT, 01:00 PM EDT

Training Duration = 60 min                  Sponsored by Online Compliance Panel

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This webinar will provide an understanding of FDA and ISO 13485 requirements for process validation and how to implement them.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn why process validation is necessary
  • Understand what process validation is
  • Learn about process validation guidelines
  • Understand when to validate processes and what processes to validate
  • Understand how to do process validation

Why Should You Attend:

Process validation is a requirement but knowing when to validate or revalidate a process is essential. If you do not validate you risk enforcement actions such as fines or recalls, but too much validation is costly in both time and money.

This webinar will cover the basics of this important topic for those who are new to quality or new to process validation. It will:
Cover the requirements for process validation from FDA cGMP and ISO 13485
Discuss when process validation and revalidation are necessary or desirable
Provide an outline of equipment qualification
Provide an overview of what is required for process validation

Areas Covered

  • How to determine if a process requires validation
  • Process validation outline
  • IQ - Installation Qualification
  • OQ - Operational Qualification
  • PQ - Performance Qualification
  • Process monitoring


Betty Lane has over 30 years' experience in Medical Device quality assurance and regulatory affairs. She is the founder and President of Be Quality Associates, LLC, a consulting company helping small and medium sized medical device and diagnostic companies implement and improve their quality systems.

Her work enables companies to manage their business in compliance with FDA and ISO 13485 requirements, as well quality system requirements for other area such as Europe and Canada. Her background in digital systems engineering enables her to facilitate design controls and software validation. Her areas of expertise include training, auditing, supplier management, document and records management, design controls, and software validation.

Betty's training experience includes over 25 years of training on all areas ISO 13485 and FDA cGMP, in companies, and for AAMI, ASQ biomedical division, and ASQ sections. She has taught courses in medical quality and regulatory affairs at Northeastern University, Boston, MA.

Betty is active in her local section of the American Society for Quality and is also a member of The Society of Women Engineers and the IEEE. Betty has degrees in engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), and an MBA from Northeastern University.