20 – 21 April 2020

Foston Derby, UK - SOTAX Ltd.

USP Course

Course Description
This two-day theory and laboratory course will emphasize the fundamentals of dissolution testing of solid oral dosage forms with a focus on the qualification of USP dissolution apparatus 1 and apparatus 2. The first day will be dedicated to classroom learning on dissolution theory and the guidance presented in USP–NF General Chapter <711>, the handling of dissolution data, and the qualification of an apparatus to prove its suitability for use. The second day will be a laboratory hands-on practice of the instrument qualification and conducting the Performance Verification Test (PVT).

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to

  • Interpret the USP–NF and related dissolution chapters, its revision process, and USP’s perspective on dissolution
  • Outline the history and theoretical basis of dissolution testing
  • Explain key definitions of dissolution testing
  • Interpret USP General Chapter <711>
  • Set up, verify and qualify a dissolution apparatus (focus on apparatus 2)
  • Use acceptance tables and handle sampling, calculation, and dissolution data
  • Examine apparatus suitability
  • Conduct Performance Verification Test

Who should participate

  • Dissolution chemists
  • Analytical chemists
  • Laboratory technicians who are new to dissolution or need a refresher course on the topic

To register or for information on group pricing, please visit www.uspharmacopeia.csod.com

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  • USP Course
  • 20 – 21 April 2020
  • Foston Derby, UK - SOTAX Ltd.