100 Recordings of Expert Commentary Help Professionals in the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Biotech, and Healthcare Industries Stay Current on New Regulations, Guidelines, and Developments
New York, NY (December 3, 2012) – Wolters Kluwer Health announced today a partnership with FX Conferences to provide easy access to thousands of hours of FX Conferences expert audio recordings designed for pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology and other healthcare related industries. Through the partnership, FX Conferences resources will be accessible from the OvidSP platform, one of the world’s leading information search platforms for the medical and healthcare communities.
The recordings provide users with current information on federal requirements, approval processes, and legal developments, along with practical guidance specifically for professionals in a variety of corporate industries. Topics have a global appeal and are relevant for multiple departments—R & D, Market Research, Compliance, Product Development, and more.
“We’re delighted that FX Conferences has chosen to partner with Wolters Kluwer Health,” said Andrew Richardson, Vice President of Business Development at Wolters Kluwer Health Medical Research. “Their unique selection of conference recordings complements and enriches the resources Ovid offers its corporate customer base, and provides a convenient way for global users to stay current on various US industry proceedings.”
“Wolters Kluwer Health offers us an exciting distribution channel to a broad, global customer base,” said Andres Heuberger, President of FX Conferences. “Now, with our content available on the OvidSP platform, we can help enable executives and specialists in R&D, product development, quality assurance, compliance, and other areas to stay current on the latest information to make critical product and regulatory decisions quickly.”
Each of the recordings consists of a 45-minute, telephone-based presentation delivered by expert international speakers, followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session. Ten recordings are grouped into 10 topic- and industry-specific collections and are available to Ovid customers with and without transcripts. The following collections are now available via OvidSP:
- Topics in Regulatory Affairs-Pharmaceuticals
- Topics in Clinical Trials-Pharmaceuticals
- Topics in Quality Assurance-Pharmaceuticals
- Topics in Biotechnology
- Topics in Regulatory Affairs-Medical Devices
- Topics in Clinical Trials-Medical Devices
- Topics in Quality Assurance-Medical Devices
- Topics in Food & Beverage Industry
- Topics in Legal Affairs
- Topics in HR, Leadership, Training, and Development
About FX Conferences
FX Conferences is proud to provide convenient distance learning opportunities to busy professionals. It partners with leading industry experts to provide key information and guidance on the latest challenges and hot topics, and our audio conference format makes it easy to participate from the office, at home or on the road.
FX Conferences Is the educational arm of ForeignExchange Translations. ForeignExchange supports clinical, regulatory, marketing, and training groups at the world's largest medical device and pharmaceutical companies with specialized medical translation solutions.
About Wolters Kluwer Health
Wolters Kluwer Health (Philadelphia, PA) is a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Serving more than 150 countries and territories worldwide, Wolters Kluwer Health’s customers include professionals, institutions and students in medicine, nursing, allied health and pharmacy. Major brands include Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Ovid®, Medknow, UpToDate®, Medi-Span®, Facts & Comparisons®, Pharmacy OneSource®, Lexicomp® and ProVation® Medical.
Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company. Wolters Kluwer had 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion), employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America.