The Orange County Regulatory Affairs Discussion Group (OCRA) is a nonprofit, volunteer organization composed of Regulatory Affairs professionals from the Southern California area interested in expanding their knowledge through educational programs and networking.
OCRA has over 700 members representing more than 225 companies in Orange County and surrounding areas. Our membership includes individuals who work in Life Sciences industries such as medical devices, pharmaceutical, biologics, IVD, dietary supplement, food, and cosmetics, to mention a few.
Why OCRA? Benefits of Membership
- Higher Education
- Networking Opportunities
- Job Opportunity Listings
- Industry Information
- OCRA Mentoring Program
OCRA provides a networking, educational forum on the latest regulatory matters in Life Sciences.
Our goal is to promote an atmosphere of open exchange of ideas and discussion for Regulatory Affairs professionals in the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biological, Dietary Supplement, Food, and Cosmetic industries.
As a free benefit to our members, OCRA sends out regular newsletters informing our membership of the latest happenings at OCRA and in the industry.
We also have an extensive archive of previous newsletters that are available in our document library for use by members at any time.
Talk with other professionals who encounter the same daily situations that you do!
Several events are offered each year to allow our members to network, including a Member Appreciation Night held during our annual FDA-OCRA Educational Conference.
All OCRA Members are invited to attend free of charge.Read More
Find out about currently open positions in our industry! If you're looking to advance your career or want to see what's available in the job market at the moment, keep checking back - new positions are posted frequently.Read More
Stay abreast of the latest developments in the Regulatory Affairs industry by staying connected with OCRA and its members.
OCRA brings members the latest information of importance to Regulatory Affairs and Quality Professionals from the Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biological, Dietary Supplement, Food, and Cosmetic industries through newsletters, meetings, discussion groups, postings, and networking opportunities.Read More
OCRA's Mentoring Program helps promote the career growth and development of OCRA Members and to strengthen the regulatory affairs profession.
Applications to become a Mentor or a Mentee are required.Read More