December 6th, 2016
Preventive Controls Training (PCQI) for Human Foods CFR 21 Part 117
Preventive Controls Training for Human Foods will earn you your certificate to be a Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) as required by the FDA. It is a 20-hour offered through our Foundation in addition to the Port of Los Angeles and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Attendees of the class will earn a certification to become the Qualified Individual for the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regulation on Preventive Controls for Human Foods.
WHEN Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at 7:30 AM – Friday, February 24, 2017 at 1:00 PM (PDT)
WHERE: NOAA, 501 W Ocean Blvd, Room 3470, Long Beach, CA 90802- View Map Read the rest of this entry »
October 12th, 2016
Southern California Quality Conference 2016
MEIRxRS CEO Rosemarie Christopher will be a speaker and have a booth at the Southern California Quality Conference 2016 (View Rosemarie Christopher’s profile ).
Lewie Casey, our Talent Manager for Quality and Regulatory Affairs will also be present (View Lewie Casey’s profile ).
Whether you are interested in finding talent to build your quality team, or interested in advancing your own career in Quality, feel free to link to Rosemarie or Lewie and Read the rest of this entry »
October 11th, 2016
FDA 483 Trending Topics & Solutions Recap
The FDA 483 Trending Topics & Solutions Recap was written by Sumita Som about the Joint Networking Event: ASQ, PDA and SoCalBio for ASQ’s Food, Drug and Cosmetic division, who helped sponsor the event.
See the presentations:
This was my first time attending the ASQ -FDC -PDA -SoCalBio joint networking event on 6 October 2016 in beautiful Irvine, California. The event was introduced by Ruchika Raval (PDA), Brian Underhill (SoCalBio) and event moderator Michael Hamrell. This was followed by the speakers and panel members: Marlene Garcia Swider, Barbara Uger, and Susan Bain, sparked Read the rest of this entry »
September 23rd, 2016
ASQ CHA Certificate Review Workshop 2016
ASQ CHA Review Workshop is scheduled for Friday, September 30, 2016 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT) at USDC NOAA Office of International Affairs and Seafood Inspection, 501 West Ocean Blvd, Long Beach CA
About the Workshop
The Bureau of Labor Statistics published its first Data on Certificates and Licenses. They note that those who hold a license or certification earn one-third more than those who do not. And holders are less likely to be unemployed.
If you are ready to take the next step in your quality career consider becoming a Certified HACCP Auditor (CHA) . Come and join us for a full day CHA/CQIA Exam Review Workshop for only $99! Read the rest of this entry »
June 20th, 2016
CE Marking Roadshow Comes to SoCal
CE marking approval in Europe is being influenced by new regulations. These medical device regulations are replacing the current CE requirements outlined in medical device directives that dictate how your product achieves a CE mark.
For more information visit TÜV SÜD Roadshow events
Irvine CA Event Details
CE Marking Approval in Europe – Irvine
Organizer: TÜV SÜD MHS
Date Time: August 10, 2016 , 8:15 AM
Duration (hours) 04
Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa 3350 Avenue of Read the rest of this entry »
June 17th, 2016
Staffing Agency Fees
Staffing agency fees include base pay, taxes, benefits and overhead.
Using data from March 2016, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the average US employee earned earned $23.25 per hour. Employee benefits cost employers $10.70 per hour for a total of $33.94 per hour.
Staffing agencies usually quote their fees as a multiplier of the employee’s base pay. The BLS data demonstrates that the first 1.46 of staffing agency fees covers wages, taxes and benefits ($33.94/$23.25 = 1.4597).
Agencies typically charge between 1.65 and 2.10 times the Read the rest of this entry »
June 8th, 2016
Rx Research Services receives US Department of Labor Certificate of Registration of Apprenticeship Program
Mentor Mas Hori and his Food Safety Apprentice Karnia
(May 30, 2016 Los Angeles, CA) STEM apprentices to get on the job training and employment as Microbiology Quality Control Technician Quality Control Technician, Regulatory Compliance Associates plus 6 more Apprenticeships in food and biotechnology industries
Imagining a shortened runway to professionalism in STEM employment in Read the rest of this entry »
May 20th, 2016
Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Expo
The Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) expo is being organized by the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) Los Angeles Chapter.
The event will be held:
Thursday, May 26, 2016
110 E. 22nd St.
Warehouse No. 9
San Pedro, Ca 90731
You can learn more and see the agenda at the ISPE LA website.
MEIRxRS will be there because we provide talent that contributes to good manufacturing practice. This includes our Executive Read the rest of this entry »
April 13th, 2016
Clinical Research Staffing Agencies
Clinical research staffing agencies cut the time for your clinical trials to succeed
Clinical research staffing agencies like MEIRxRS reduce your employment costs, reduce risk and increase flexibility.
Because balancing the demands of both your investors and FDA regulators isn’t easy.
We reduce your employment costs by allowing you to only pay for the skill set you need, with very little training or ramp-up time. And our thorough search process will insure we find the talent required for your clinical trials to produce high-quality results for FDA approval.
Contracting offers tremendous Read the rest of this entry »