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Is the Local Medical Literature Search in Pharmacovigilance really an obligation?

  • January 19, 2022

It is well known that the medical literature is a significant source of information for the monitoring of the safety profile and of the risk-benefit balance of medicinal products. However, we may have doubts about whether it is really mandatory or not. And indeed, yes, it is an obligation. The European Medicines Agency confirms this in the Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GVP) Module VI: "The marketing authorisation holder should ensure that the literature review includes the use of reference databases that contain the largest reference of articles in relation to the medicinal product properties." "In addition, marketing authorisation holders should have procedures…

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DIA Pharmacovigilance QMS virtual course (25-28 January)

  • January 19, 2022

José Ortiz will be participating as a trainer together with Wendy Huisman in the Pharmacovigilance Quality Management System course organized by DIA. The training will be delivered online from 9:00 AM to 01:30 PM (CEST) on January 25 to 28, 2022. The course will employ a mix of informative sessions, real case studies, and hands-on interactive exercises where attendees will be able to apply what they have learned. Learners will leave the course with an understanding of how elements of the Pharmacovigilance and Quality Management Systems fit together to achieve regulatory compliance. Course Highlights Quality and the Quality SystemQMS OverviewPV…

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