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PVpharm joining ISoP

  • November 13, 2020

José Ortiz CEO of PVpharm has become member of the International Society of Pharmacovigilance (ISoP). The International Society of Pharmacovigilance (ISoP) is a professional, independent, non-profit society, open to anyone with an interest in the safe and effective use of medicinal products. The nature of the global pharmacovigilance landscape and societal context has been rapidly changing in recent years, and is still changing. ISoP considers it important that the aims of ISoP should reflect this wider scope. With this membership, PVpharm reinforces their commitment of working side by side with other PV experts and passionate professionals in order to improve…

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José Ortiz to participate as a speaker in the DIA QPPV forum 2020

  • September 30, 2020

José Ortiz, PVpharm CEO will participate as a speaker in the next QPPV forum organized by DIA. You can find more information in the link: https://www.diaglobal.org/en/conference-listing/meetings/2020/10/global-forum-for-qualified-persons-for-pharmacovigilance-qppv About the QPPV forum: In a changing and expanding world, this is still the only forum designed for QPPVs by QPPVs, now in its 14th year and still going strong. The QPPV Forum focuses on international QPs’ role and gives a high-level approach to the discussed topics and continues to identify key trends requiring QPPV awareness, input and oversight. This year’s objectives are built on past successes and have been shaped by valuable feedback…

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PVpharm joins FAEEM

  • September 18, 2020

PVpharm recently joined FAEEM (Almeria Foundation for Business Excellence). On 18th September 2020, José Alberto Ayala Ortiz and Elena Marín Cassinello participated in the governing board meeting that formally accepted PVpharm into FAEEM structure. FAEEM was created in 2007 by the Commission for Business Excellence of the Chamber of Commerce of Almería. The Foundation chaired from its foundation until December 2019 by the businesswoman Pilar Martínez-Cosentino and from that date by Enrique de los Ríos of the UNICA GROUP company. FAEEM was born with the mission of carrying out and promoting training activities focused on the development of entrepreneurs and…

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Faculty at Signal Management training by DIA

  • September 7, 2020

On 7-10 September 2020, José Ortiz, and Jan Kolouch from PVpharm provided the training faculty for the Signal Management training organized by DIA. This training provides knowledge over Signal Management to the participants, so they can apply the basic concepts and principles of signal detection in pharmacovigilance, from simple visualisation and tabulation methods to sophisticated data mining techniques. • Design the signal management process for institutions and companies of various sizes, portfolios and geographical presence, based on the possibilities and limitations of their data and resources • Understand key messages from the current European and US regulations on signal management,…

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PVpharm’s team returning to the Office: Lessons learned from remote working under COVID-19 restrictions

  • June 19, 2020

After a period of working from home because of the COVID-19 situation, we are happy to announce the re-incorporation of the PVpharm's team members to the Almería office (HQ). The team will be back in the office by Monday 22nd June, after a period of full remote working initiated in April following the instructions of the Spanish Health Authority and the WHO recommendations. PVpharm office during remote working period of COVID-19 During this remote working period, we collected a number of lessons learned from remote working. We would like to share with the community some points: Communication is key. During…

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Pharmacovigilance Audits

  • April 8, 2020

EU Guidelines on Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GVP Module IV), mandate that all Marketing Authorisation Holders (MAHs) perform audits of their Pharmacovigilance Systems. PVpharm provides a risk-based Pharmacovigilance Audit Service, which focuses on the areas of highest risk to an organisation’s pharmacovigilance system, taking into account applicable local regulatory requirements. Our approach is risk and process based, our objective is to improve your pharmacovigilance system in order to achieve excellence in quality. We can perform face-to-face or remote audits. Our audit team consist of a group of experts in pharmacovigilance with several years of experience. Please contact us for more information.

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Remote working instructions at PVpharm

  • April 7, 2020

COVID-19:REMOTE WORKING INSTRUCTIONS AT PVPHARM Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, PVpharm decided that all employees should work from home. Only under special circumstances it would be allowed to come to the physical offices. We would like to share with the community our rules, our tips, so everyone can benefit of this learning. Please, stay safe at home, try to avoid going out. Protect yourself and the rest of the society. It is a matter of civil responsibility and public health. Follow the recommendations of the Government and the WHO. Remote working instructions at PVpharm 1 - Stay focussed and committed…

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COVID-19: Business continuity actions at PVpharm

  • March 14, 2020

Let's help everyone stop COVID-19! At PVpharm we adopted business continuity actions in order to save the health of the people working in PVpharm and provide continuation of our PV services to our dear customers. PVpharm is following the recommendations of the Spanish Health Authority, that is recommending to restrict movement of people due to the COVID-19 outbreak. PVpharm decided that all employees should work from home starting on Monday 16th March 2020. Only under special circumstances it would be allowed to come to the physical offices. No disruption in our services is expected from this situation. Our team will…

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