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CRN-I ANNUAL SYMPOSIUMA Quality Dietary Supplement:  Before You Start andAfter It’s Marketed 16 October 2014 Mercure Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia

A quality dietary supplement is formulated with quality ingredients, manufactured according to standards, and meets label claims throughout its shelf life. Learn what steps are necessary to ensure this process at the CRN-I symposium, 16 October 2014, in Brisbane, Australia. Regulatory experts will discuss industry best practices and how companies and regulatory agencies worldwide ensure safe and quality supplements for consumers.

Recommended for:

  • Company sourcing agents
  • Product stewardship personnel
  • Regulatory and scientific affairs specialists
  • Third-party and standards-setting organizations
  • International regulators

Contact:

Jim Griffiths, Ph.D. or Haiuyen Nguyen
for registration details:
info@crn-i.ch

Click below to download individual presentations, or
click here for a ZIP file with all presentations
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08:00

Registration

09:00

Opening Remarks

Tyler Whitehead
CRN-International, Manno, Switzerland
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc., Provo, U.S.

09:10

Keynote: Challenges in the International Supply Chain:
A Manufacturer’s Perspective

Mark LeDoux
Natural Alternatives International
U.S./Switzerland

PRESENTATION

09:40

Good Manufacturing Practices for Dietary Supplements

Ed Wyszumiala
GMP Auditing Partners, a KGK Synergize Company, Toledo, U.S.

PRESENTATION

10:10

Specifications: Quality Control and Purchasing in the Australian Market

Henry Osiecki
Bio Concepts, Brisbane, Australia

PRESENTATION

10:40

Break

11:00

Validation and Verification for Product, Processes and Methodology

Laura Liu, Ph.D.
NSF International, Shanghai, China

PRESENTATION

11:30

Supplier Compliance Management—A Practical Way to Enhance Product Quality

Darren Dziedziczak
Blackmores, Warriewood, Australia

PRESENTATION

12:00

Lunch

13:30

Keynote: The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration’s Role in Ensuring Quality Complementary Medicines

Larry Kelly, Ph.D.
Therapeutic Goods Administration, Australia

PRESENTATION

14:00

Stability and Shelf-life Requirements for Supplements

Sam Jennings
CRN UK, United Kingdom

PRESENTATION

14:30

Establishing Limits for Contaminants

Zubaidah Mahmud
Brunei Economic Development Board
Brunei Darussalam

PRESENTATION

15:00

Break

15:20

Complementary Medicines – Adverse Reactions and Interactions, and Handling Consumer Reports

Lesley Braun, Ph.D.
Blackmores Institute, Warriewood, Australia

PRESENTATION

15:50

Adverse Event Reporting Systems:
Monitoring, Evaluation, Utilization of Safety Signals

Kristy Appelhans, N.D.
Herbalife, Ltd., Torrance, U.S.

PRESENTATION

16:20

Closing Remarks

James C. Griffiths, Ph.D.
CRN-International, Manno, Switzerland

16:30     

Adjourn