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Hands-On Training for Sterile and Non-Sterile Manufacturing Challenges in the Micro Lab

June 12-14, 2018
  • Philadelphia, PA

IVT’s 6th Annual Microbiology Week brings together industry’s leading microbiology experts for three days of interactive, customizable and hands-on training sessions. Addressing the greatest challenges in both sterile and non-sterile manufacturing, this conference provides education on preparing for inspections, industry perspectives on the EU Annex 1 revisions, determining objectionable organisms, implementing CAPAs through root cause analysis, and much more. All new this year — take part in extended 3-hour hands-on workshop to develop a Risk-Based Environmental Monitoring program for your organization.

Educational Highlights Include:

  • Achieve Successful Data Integrity Strategies for
    the Microbiology Laboratory
  • Integrate Rapid Microbial Methods to Best Fit Your Lab
  • Analyze Common Causes of FDA 483s Related to Microbiology
  • Learn a Proven Approach for Risk-Based Decision Making
    to Maintain Sterility Assurance
  • Workforce Development —
    How to Recruit, Train and Retain Microbiologists
  • Understand the Monocyte Activation Test (MAT) for
    Pyrogen Detection
  • Design and Implement a Global Centralized Microbial
    Identification Program Utilizing MALDI-ToF an
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Previous Attendee Acclaim:

Great networking and learning experience.

VBF Quality Ops Director, Merck & Co Inc.

Very informative and great experience

Microbiologist, KRS Global Biotechnology

I have been applying the microbial principles presented in architectural paints. The risk-based assessments and objectionable organisms presentations were helpful in designing metrics and data integrity to my efforts

R&D Microbiologist, Global Supply Chain, Accurate Dispersions/Sherwin Williams

Great overview of all currently relevant aspects of
non-sterile and sterile production in pharma

Specialist Manufacturing & Quality CoE, Microbiology, Merck