This comprehensive course is tailored for professionals seeking to build a foundation in the growing field of veterinary products law and regulation. Sessions will offer an insightful perspective on the unique intricacies distinguishing human and veterinary medical product approval and lifecycles; clarify FDA, USDA, and EPA jurisdiction over product areas and delve into agency enforcement tools to ensure compliance; identify and address ambiguities and challenges surrounding the realm of animal drugs, food, and feed; and shed light upon innovations in the field of veterinary products.
Provide foundation of relevant laws and regulations relating to regulation of veterinary products
Illustrate differences between human and veterinary medical product approval lifecycles
Clarify jurisdictional boundaries between FDA, USDA, and EPA on veterinary product regulation and enforcement
Discuss FDA center collaborations related to veterinary products
Explain animal drug, food & feed regulatory requirements and discuss recent developments, as well as challenges in labeling, advertising, and inspections
Explore veterinary product innovations, including testing alternatives and new medical technologies