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The BETA Skills ATE project will be holding two professional development courses in June:

BETA Skills (Biomedical Emerging Technology Applications) Cyberbiosecurity "Where Bio and Cybersecurity Worlds Intersect"

Both courses are designed for US based instructors and K12 STEM teachers who wish to enhance their knowledge in Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Devices. Course delivery will include a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous online learning. Neither course has an in-person component.

Course 1. BETA Skills

Dates : June 9, 15, 16th.

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Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 00:00 to Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 23:45

Teaching Current Good Laboratory Practices (cGLP) as a Workplace Skill Integrating cGLP into Bioscience Curricula Course Description

Current Good Laboratory Practices (cGLP) are federal regulations set in place to ensure investigational new drugs are safe before testing in humans. They are required when conducting preclinical studies to collect data for FDA review and approval for continued studies in Phase I clinical trials. The course will cover fundamental GLP concepts, and illustrate best practices and vetted classroom activities that will assist educators to easily introduce cGLP ... Learn more

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 08:30 to 12:00

Teaching Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) as a Workplace Skill Integrating cGMP into Bioscience Curricula Course Description

Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) are federal regulations followed by drug manufacturing companies to ensure their products are safe and effective for humans. Educators will learn the core precepts of cGMP, and the FDA regulatory guidelines required for companies who manufacture drugs, drug products, and medical devices. The course will also review strategies and classroom activities to support educators as they integrate cGMP concepts into their ... Learn more

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 08:30 to 12:00

Course Description

Good Documentation Practices (GDP) are regulatory guidelines that help drug manufacturing companies maintain a system of controlled documents. GDPs ensure proper recording, reporting, and archiving of everything involved in the manufacturing processes. These practices are critical for capturing information used to support compliance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and current Good Laboratory Practices (cGLP). Educators will learn strategies and standards of GDP, as well as the role of documentation in interdepartmental communication and the lifecycle of ... Learn more

Monday, August 9, 2021 - 08:30 to 12:00

Troubleshooting in the Bioscience Industry Using Corrective Actions and Preventive Actions (CAPA) to Transform Laboratory Errors into Real-World Scenarios Course Description

Corrective Action Preventive Action (CAPA) is a process used by biomanufacturing companies to investigate, solve, and prevent problems with the goal of minimizing mishaps. This course will outline the CAPA system and cover common concepts such as deviations and root cause analysis. In addition strategies and activities will be presented to help educators turn classroom laboratory errors into teachable moments relevant ... Learn more

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 08:30 to 12:30