IQ Consortium News
January 24, 2019
Comprehensive and Abbreviated Assessment Tools for Partner Research Organization Animal Care and Use Programs Developed with input from CROs
January 24, 2019
IQ Co-promotes and participates in USP Workshop for Enhanced Approaches for Analytical Procedure Lifecycle (September 2018)
December 13, 2018
Registration is Now Open for the 2019 IQ Symposium and Related Events
December 12, 2018
IQ is preparing a series of case studies on high-impact initiatives led by IQ working groups. Three case studies are now available!
November 4, 2018
IQ Consortium Lean Stability and Risk-Based Predictive Stability Working Groups join forces at 2018 PharmSci 360
July 30, 2018
IQ is co-sponsoring USP's upcoming workshop "Enhanced Approaches for Analytical Procedure Lifecycle: An Alternative to Traditional Validation."
June 1, 2018
The iGAL developed by the IQ Green Chemistry Working Group has been featured on the cover of the May Issue of Green Chemistry.
May 21, 2018
IQ DruSafe presents on ICH multidisciplinary safety guidelines at ANVISA Workshop in Brasilia
April 16, 2018
IQ and AAALAC Issue Call for Applications for Global 3Rs Award
February 9, 2018
IQ CPLG Pediatrics Working Group publishes important publication on pediatric medicines development and alternate/novel approaches for clinical trials
January 31, 2018
IQ DruSafe seeking collaboration with (Q)SAR vendors as it considers ICH M7 implementation issues and challenges.
January 31, 2018
The IQ API LG Small Molecules Impurities Working Group publishes, "Control Strategy for Small Molecule Impurities in Antibody-Drug Conjugates," in AAPS PharmSciTech.
January 22, 2018
IQ PAT Working Group Hosts "Emerging Tools and Techniques and Their Impact Supporting Process Understanding" session at IFPAC
January 22, 2018
IQ Drug Metabolism QSP Working Group publishes in CPT Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology
December 18, 2017
Download the 2017 IQ Consortium's Symposium Report to read about this year's speakers' talks and IQ's continued initiatives to bring innovation and quality to pharmaceutical development.
IQ 3Rs Leadership Group continues effort to modernize animal studies for improved clinical translata
December 1, 2017
IQ 3Rs Leadership Group continues effort to modernize animal studies for improved clinical translatability
November 30, 2017
The ALG Dissolution Working Group publishes article entitled "Approaches for Establishing Clinically Relevant Dissolution Specifications for Immediate Release Solid Oral Dosage Forms" in AAPS Journal.
November 13, 2017
IQ Consortium congratulates the 2017 winners of the Global 3Rs Award, a collaboration between IQ and AAALAC International.
October 24, 2017
Register now for the joint ASCPT/IQ Half-day Symposium and Workshop on Pediatric Drug Development: Challenges and Opportunities in Extrapolation - 21 March 2018 at the Annual ASCPT Meeting in Orlando
July 24, 2017
The first phase of the Allotrope Framework has been released for commercial use.
April 3, 2017
The article presents the results of a survey on implementation of analytical quality by design concepts by small- and large- molecule companies.
December 13, 2016
IQ Says Thank You to Outgoing Chair 2014-2016, and Welcomes New Chair and Vice-Chair 2017-2019
November 23, 2016
The IQ Green Chemistry Working Group has published a new artice in Green Chemistry in collabortion with the ACS Green Chemistry Institute Pharmaceutical Roundtable.
November 21, 2016
View a summary here of the 2016 IQ/AAALAC Global 3Rs Award Winners
September 27, 2016
A new collaborative initiative was recently formed within the International Consortium for Innovation and Quality in Pharmaceutical Development (IQ) to tackle this challenge.
August 10, 2016
The IQ Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Working Group (a working group of the IQ Clinical Pharmacology Leadership Group) is issuing a public call for vendors.
August 9, 2016
IQ's Change Management Working Group has produced a white paper on how to implement a change management system in the clinical development phase of a product’s lifecycle.
August 5, 2016
The IQ Consortium has formed an 11th Leadership Group to address CMC aspects of biologic development.
August 1, 2016
Leaders of the IQ Consortium Pediatric Working Group worked with the University of Maryland, FDA, EuPFI, and PDCO to organize a pediatric formulations workshop on June 8th and 9th.
May 11, 2016
Access the 3Rs CRO Outreach Working Group Training Program
April 11, 2016
The Global 3Rs Award recognizes significant innovative contributions toward the 3Rs of animal research to advance ethical science, by any researcher in academia or industry in any area of biology.
February 5, 2016
Our February 2016 Semi-Annual Update is now available.
February 5, 2016
The Framework will accelerate data sharing activities that support the Consortium’s mission.
January 24, 2016
Our 2016 schedule includes six webinars.
January 5, 2016
Q&A for "The Clinical Evaluation of QT/QTc Interval Prolongation and Proarrhythmic Potential For Non-Antiarrhythmic Drugs" revised.
December 22, 2015
IQ's first Working Group Directory is now available.
December 16, 2015
The 2015 IQ Symposium Report, presentations, and a recording of the Chairs' reflection session are now available.
September 8, 2015
Concert Pharmaceuticals has become the newest member of the IQ Consortium.
September 3, 2015
Pierre Fabre Laboratories is the newest member of the IQ Consortium.
August 10, 2015
July 30, 2015
Our first 2015 Semi-Annual Update is now available.
July 15, 2015
Seattle Genetics has joined IQ, bringing the number of companies in the Consortium to 38.
June 22, 2015
The API Starting Material Working Group has published its third publication on starting material selection and justification.
June 12, 2015
At its June meeting, the IQ Board of Directors endorsed formation of a CMC Biologics Leadership Group.
May 21, 2015
The IQ Consortium has partnered with the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care, International (AAALAC) to create a Global 3Rs Award Program.
May 20, 2015
IQ has launched an online orientation program for participants.
April 30, 2015
The CRO Outreach WG, an effort within the 3Rs LG, has developed a brief training program on managing and understanding the animal welfare and research implications of study design/timeline changes.
April 6, 2015
Mark Argentine presented IQ Consortium Initiatives with Respect to AQbD/Analytical Method Lifecycle Management as part of the morning workshop on “Recent Initiatives by FDA and Compendia" at Pittcon.
March 30, 2015
A JAALAS Special Topics Journal on the 3Rs, edited by the IQ 3Rs Leadership Group, was published in March.
March 25, 2015
The IQ Green Chemistry Working Group has been published in the March 2015 issue (#52) of Innovations in Pharmaceutical Technology.
March 16, 2015
We are proud to introduce IQ's new Chair for 2015-6, Dr. Steve King. Watch Dr. King's participant profile to hear more about him and how IQ has helped the pharmaceutical industry.
March 15, 2015
In celebration of IQ's fifth year, we are releasing IQ Participant Profile videos throughout the year that share real interviews with IQ leaders about how IQ has impacted their job and their industry.
February 27, 2015
IQ has announced the dates for major 2015 meetings.
January 27, 2015
IQ QTc Working Group has completed their prospective study of QTc prolongation in early phase 1!
January 16, 2015
Lewis Kinter, IQ's Past Chair for 2013-2014, has offered his reflections on IQ’s accomplishment and growth in 2014.
December 24, 2014
Drs. Nick Thomson, John Orr, Letty Medina, and Scott Obach Received the Third Quarter IQ Member Recognition Award!
October 17, 2014
Click to view the nine 2014 IQ Symposium Speaker Presentations given on October 9th, 2014.
September 5, 2014
Members discussed Adversity and the NOAEL in toxicology studies, Starting Dose for Ph1 Clinical studies, Emerging New Science, Non clinical requirements to support orphan drug development, etc.
August 28, 2014
The NIH has announced SBIR Contract Solicitations, including two for the development of enabling technologies.
June 27, 2014
We are pleased to present the IQ Consortium’s first newsletter update. This newsletter includes the latest exclusives on the accomplishments of the IQ Consortium.
June 25, 2014
On Wednesday, June 4, 2014, the IQ Consortium’s Chemistry, Manufacturing, and Control (CMC) Leadership Groups held its annual Summit in Philadelphia, PA.
June 19, 2014
A PAT Working Group article published in Organic Process Research & Development Industry Perspectives, has been selected as an ACS Editors' Choice article.
June 13, 2014
Drs. Dale Martin and Margaret Faul Received the First Quarterly IQ Member Recognition Award!
May 21, 2014
The ACS Nexus Blog has published a story covering the April 25th Green Chemistry Webinar.
May 5, 2014
The IQ API Starting Material has published two articles in Organic Process Research and Development.
March 26, 2014
On February 4 and 5, the IQ GMP’s in Early Development Working Group sponsored a workshop on phase appropriate strategies for drug product manufacturing, analytical methods, stability, and specs.
March 24, 2014
“Recasting Regulatory Strategies To Enable Green Chemistry” discusses the IQ Working Group efforts to address regulatory challenges.
March 20, 2014
Call for Proposals: 2014 IQ Symposium Working Group Presentations
February 27, 2014
Lewis Kinter, IQ's Chair for 2013-2014, has offered his reflections on 2013, which he viewed as "one of reflection, ingenuity, and continued achievement for the IQ Consortium".
February 20, 2014
The complete 2013 IQ Symposium report and video series is now available.
January 29, 2014
This month, IQ joined the European Pediatric Formulation Initiative (EuPFI) to further efforts to promote global alignment on pediatric product development.
December 16, 2013
Several individuals were recognized at the 2013 IQ Symposium in November for their outstanding contributions and commitment to the IQ Consortium.
November 13, 2013
We are proud to announce the launch of our IQ LinkedIn Group – a forum for promoting the achievements and events of the IQ groups.
November 1, 2013
IQ’s Green Chemistry Working Group published “The Seven Elements Required for an Effective Green Chemistry Program" in the Organic Process Research and Development Journal.
October 28, 2013
Results show that while pharmaceutical companies and excipient suppliers often work together, there may be opportunities to better leverage each other’s technical knowledge and abilities.
September 24, 2013
Early registration is encouraged to secure your seat.
September 24, 2013
IQ has announced the program for its upcoming workshop on GMPs in Early Development.
July 11, 2013
The third annual CMC Summit was held July 10, 2013 in Philadelphia, PA.
June 25, 2013
"Therapeutic Protein Drug–Drug Interactions: Navigating the Knowledge Gaps" has been published in the AAPS journal.
June 25, 2013
IQ's Annual Roundtable with FDA's Office of Clinical Pharmacology and the IQ's DMPLG and CPLG was held June 24-25, 2013.
April 8, 2013
IQ's Spring Board meeting took place in in Philadelphia, PA in early April, 2013.
January 31, 2013
Terrence Tougas, IQ's Chair from 2010-2012, reflected on 2012 as "a time of exciting progress, accomplishments and opportunities" for IQ.
December 10, 2012
IQ's 2012 Symposium, "Innovatinve Approaches to Quality," held December 5th, 2012 was a successful event attended by approximately 200 participants.
November 19, 2012
In November 2012, IQ launched a new website designed to promote information sharing and collaboration.
November 5, 2012
The GMPs in Early Development Working Group authored a series of five position papers, published in Pharmaceutical Technology in 2012.
September 3, 2012
The theme of the 2012 IQ Symposium is "Innovative Approaches to Quality."
June 4, 2012
In June 2012, the Allotrope Foundation was formed to develop and implement a fully open information standard for the analytical laboratory.