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Regulatory Affairs For Veterinary Medicine

Choose a 2 or 3-day course

12 - 14 November 2019

Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton, London

This 2-day practical course is designed to give regulatory professionals working in the veterinary medicine industry a complete guide to the regulations for authorisation of products in the EU. As the market for veterinary medicinal products grows, so too do the requirements for regulatory compliance. This course will provide you with the fundamental regulatory knowledge enabling you to unpick the complexity of the system and apply your knowledge. Learn how to achieve fast product approval and effective product maintenance.


Optional Day 3 

This optional 1-day course is aimed at professionals working in pharmacovigilance (PV) or those wanting to discover more about post market safety activities for veterinary medicines. On this additional day you will examine the PV requirements for veterinary medicines, discover how to manage adverse events and learn how to prepare and submit Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSUR).



  • Understand and successfully apply the latest directive to your marketing authorisations
  • Choose the right submission procedure to support your application
  • Establish your veterinary pharmacovigilance reporting systems
  • Comply with the latest regulations for packaging and labelling of veterinary medicinal products
  • Learn how to maintain your marketing authorisation with a practical guide to variations

Dr Mel Munro

Dr Mel Munro has worked in the regulation of animal health medicinal products since 2002.   In her currently role at the veterinary product development consultancy group, Triveritas, she is responsible for all aspects of veterinary vaccine development.  Mel spends most of her time providing strategic and expert regulatory advice on new product developments including assisting clients with Start-to-Finish projects - taking ideas from proof of concept all the way through to Marketing Authorisation.  In addition to providing regulatory strategy she also has extensive experience in the preparation of documents and dossiers for regulatory submissions and runs regulatory procedures on behalf of clients.  Over her career she has been involved in the development of conventional veterinary medicinal products but more recently has worked on several high-tech products containing novel recombinant antigens and various novel veterinary biotherapeutics. 


Dr Andrew Hewitt MRCVS

Dr Andrew Hewitt is a veterinarian who has been working in Veterinary Medicine Product Development in a clinical and regulatory capacity since 2007.  In his current role with global animal health product development CRO Triveritas, Andrew manages regulatory affairs projects covering all aspects of product development and maintenance from early proof of concept right through to post authorisation work.  Andrew also acts a back up Qualified Person for Pharmacovigilance (QPPV), delivering pharmacovigilance services for Triveritas and its clients. Taking advantage of previous experience as a clinical practitioner in the UK and investigator and monitor on clinical trials, Andrew brings a broad range of knowledge to regulatory projects and has a particular interest in strategic regulatory planning. 

This course has been specifically designed for those working in the development of new veterinary medicinal products

  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Document Management
  • Project Managers in Regulatory Affairs
  • Research & Development

"The course gave a clear overview of the different submission procedures and the requirements to be followed in the content of the dossier. The availability of the trainers for questions was great."
 ~ Regulatory Affairs Manager, Merial

Very enjoyable course with trainers that clearly know their stuff. Time given to ask questions was great.

Veterinary Clinical Research Manager, GALVmed

The course definitely covered my needs. It was interactive and provided additional information.

Clinical R&D Manager, Boehringer Ingelheim