home   genetic news   bioinformatics   biotechnology   literature   journals   ethics   positions   events   sitemap
  HUM-MOLGEN -> Events -> Courses and Workshops  

Drug Marketing & Advertising of Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices

  January 24, 2018  
CfPIE - The Center for Professional Innovation & Education, Boston, MA USA
November 6 & 7, 2018

Drug Marketing Training Course

Course Description - Course runs 9:00 to 5:00 both days (Breakfast & Lunch Included)

The course will cover drug marketing and promotional issues specific to brand-name (prescription and OTC), generic, and compounding pharmacy contexts, including such areas which are "in flux" as Continuing Medical Education, Advertising of Compounding Products, Off-Label Promotion, Gifts to Physicians, and Direct-to-Consumer Advertising. Advertisements and case studies, including notable enforcement actions by the FDA and FTC will be discussed. Additionally, case law will be examined in detail, including strategies for staying under the "regulatory radar" and developing an effective in-house promotional review system.

This drug marketing course provides a comprehensive description of the various regulatory and legal standards and their specific application to the advertising and promotion of drug and medical device products including detailed analysis of advertisements and promotion. These include regulations and policies of the FDA, FTC, DEA, PHS, Office of the Inspector General (OIG), state attorneys general and prosecutors, and professional guidelines of relevant organizations including ACCME, ACP, PhRMA and the AMA.

Participants will receive resource materials including:

›           Copies of laws, regulations, agency policies and court opinions, and guidance on the FDA's, FTC and OIG websites

›           Guidelines of professional and industry organizations

Who Should Attend

The course will provide attendees with a better understanding of responsibilities in the areas mentioned above. Additionally, participants will gain a greater knowledge of the issues faced which can affect common marketing and promotional activities.

This two-day course was developed to assist personnel who have varying levels of experience in drug and device advertising, marketing and promotion. It is intended for those involved with:

›           Regulatory affairs

›           Marketing and promotional legal issues

›           Marketing, sales and support functions

Attendees will have the opportunity to consult with the instructor during breaks and after hours on specific issues. The Course Director has over twenty-five years experience as a food and drug attorney with extensive involvement in drug marketing and advertising issues both in private practice, in-house for a multi-national pharmaceutical company, with direct interaction with the FDA and FTC.

Organized by: Center for Professional Innovation & Education
Invited Speakers:

Irving L. Wiesen

Specialties: Regulatory, Management

Irving L. Wiesen is a food and drug attorney with over thirty years’ experience in the pharmaceutical, food supplement and medical device industry. His law practice – located in New York City – specializes in food and drug law and other regulations that affect the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries. There, he counsels pharmaceutical companies in all areas of FDA compliance; including marketing, advertising/promotion, GMPs, drug applications and representation before the FDA – as well as licensing, R&D agreements, commercial transactions and litigation.

Formerly, Mr. Wiesen was a partner at Bass & Ullman – one of the pioneer food and drug firms in the country – and Division Counsel for Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals.

Mr. Wiesen received his JD from NYU and his MA in English Literature from Columbia University.

Mr. Wiesen counsels pharmaceutical companies in allied regulatory schemes administered by the FTC and DEA. He has lectured widely on food and drug law, including before the Food and Drug Law Institute and at the Weizmann Institute in Israel.

Deadline for Abstracts: N/A
Registration: https://www.cfpie.com/ProductDetails.aspx?ProductID=246
E-mail: info@cfpie.com
home   genetic news   bioinformatics   biotechnology   literature   journals   ethics   positions   events   sitemap

Generated by meetings and positions 5.0 by Kai Garlipp
WWW: Kai Garlipp, Frank S. Zollmann.
7.0 © 1995- HUM-MOLGEN. All rights reserved. Liability, Copyright and Imprint.