University student educational materials
These presentations have been designed specifically for university students who are studying to become health professionals and are in the later stages of their degrees. We hope they'll be a useful supplement in the lecture theatre.
Who we are and what we do
How medicines are regulated in Australia
How biologicals are regulated in Australia
How medical devices are regulated in Australia
Explains what postmarket monitoring is, why it's important and how it's done
How the manufacturing of therapeutic goods is regulated in Australia
These educational materials are provided by the TGA (a part of the Department of Health) solely for the purpose of providing general education on the TGA regulatory scheme. The materials should not be taken to be a detailed description of the scheme, or advice on the application of the therapeutic goods legislation in particular cases. Nor should they be taken to be statements of policy.
People requiring information or advice on the application of the therapeutic goods legislation in particular cases should make their own enquiries.
Whilst due care has been taken in their preparation, the Department of Health cannot guarantee, and assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information contained in these materials.
These materials are based on the scheme as it is in December 2013.