Monthly Archives: January 2019

What Clinical Research Diploma Students Should Know About the Blood Pressure Drug Recall

Pharmacovigilance—which refers to detecting, understanding, and preventing adverse effects and other problems with pharmaceuticals—is vital for ensuring the safety of medicines. That’s why drug recalls are of particular interest to…

Considering HPLC Training? How Scientists Used HPLC to Uncover the Risks of a Popular E-Cigarette

E-cigarettes have become extremely popular in recent years, largely because they are generally seen as a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes. However, a recent study using high performance liquid chromatography…

4 Things to Know About Food Facility Audits for Food Safety Students

Safety is a paramount concern when working in the food industry. From processing plants to restaurants, food facilities in Canada are subject to stringent safety laws. These laws are enforced…

How Quality Assurance and Quality Control is Different for Medical Devices vs. Pharmaceuticals

If you’re considering a career in pharmaceutical quality assurance and quality control in the medical device industry, now is a great time to pursue training. The medical device industry is…

Is “Pegan” the New “Vegan”? What Students in Food Quality Training Need to Know

Mashing together vegan and paleo eating habits might sound like an oxymoron. After all, the paleo diet is fairly meat-heavy, a big no-no for veganism. Veganism, on the other hand,…