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Webinar: Discover the Future of R in Regulatory Submissions

By November 20, 2023Blog, Events

Are you an analyst, statistician, or data science enthusiast keen on understanding how open source software like R shapes the future of regulatory submissions? This webinar is for you!

“R and Shiny in Regulatory Submission”

  • When: Dec 11, 2023
  • Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. EDT
  • Duration: 1.5 hours
  • Where: Zoom – Virtual Event
  • Hosts: FDA Statistical Association and R Consortium

Agenda Highlights:

  • Opening Remarks by Ning Leng, People and Product Lead in Product Development Data Sciences at Roche.
  • Presentation on Open Source Software for Regulatory Submissions by Paul Scheutte, FDA. 
  • Dive into R Consortium R Submission Pilot 2 with Eric Nantz from Eli Lilly. Discover how an R-based submission with a shiny component unfolded.
  • Reviewing Experience of R-based Submissions with Hye Soo Cho, FDA. Understand the nuances and challenges faced during the review process.
  • Interactive Panel Discussion moderated by Ning Leng. Join Paul Schuette, Hye Soo Cho, and Eric Nantz as they delve deep into the R adoption journey and discuss practical challenges and solutions.

Why Should You Attend?

The data science world is rapidly evolving, and R is at the forefront of this transformation. With a robust open source community backing it, R brings many cutting-edge statistical tools—a standout feature. R shiny offers unparalleled flexibility and interactivity, revolutionizing how data scientists operate. Recently, the R consortium broke new ground by introducing a Shiny component in a submission package, a pivotal moment marking the fusion of open source capabilities with formal regulatory processes.

In the upcoming webinar, the FDA and industry speakers will share their unique experiences with R-based and shiny-based submissions. Whether you’re an industry professional or an aspiring data scientist, this is an opportunity to stay ahead of the curve.


Integrating open source software in regulatory processes represents a leap toward more transparent, efficient, and adaptable systems. Don’t miss this golden opportunity to learn, interact, and contribute to this transformative journey.

Register for the Webinar Now!

About the R consortium R Adoption Series

The R consortium R adoption series is a curated set of webinars focusing on the growing adoption of the R programming language in the data science community. Each webinar provides insights through a compelling case study and offers an interactive platform for attendees to pose questions and learn. This series is a collaborative effort by the R consortium, PhUSE, and PSI. Dive deep into the series here: R-Adoption Webinar Series.