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ASoP Call for Executive Committee Candidates

Volunteers wanted for the formation and management of the new ASoP.

ISoP has recently issued a call for candidate applications for the Executive Committee of ASoP, the African chapter of ISoP. This comes as a follow-up to deliberations held in conjunction with the ISoP symposium in Nairobi, Kenya, 6 - 8 ... Read more

Featured Pharmacovigilance Resource

Freely available quality training and tools

Six modules about Adverse Drug Reactions developed by NHS Education for Scotland and the Yellow Card Centre Scotland (Centre for Adverse Reactions to Drugs Scotland); their incidence & public health implications, the different classifications of ADRs & drug allergies, how ... Read more

ISoP Mid-Year Training Course 2019 - A Report

Read more about the Mid-Year Symposium, Nairobi, Kenya, and the call for ASoP volunteers

The International Society of Pharmacovigilance’s (ISoP’s) held a Mid-Year Symposium and Training Course in Nairobi, Kenya brining together nearly 100 ISoP members from across Africa and beyond, including from government/regulatory bodies, the pharmaceutical industry and academia. The event concluded with ... Read more

Share your Pharmacovigilance Story

Inspire someone to consider post-graduate studies or a job in pharmacovigilance

We have a growing list of articles detailing personal experiences of post-graduate study or working in pharmacovigilance. This is intended to inspire others who may be considering their own PV journey. Would you like to be featured? We'd love to ... Read more

Global Health Policy and Systems Research programme

Partnership and funding opportunities

The NIHR Global Health Policy and Systems Research (Global HPSR) programme is partnering UK researchers with low and middle-income countries (LIMCs) to support research in global health policy and systems research. Funding opportunities are available between June 2019 and September ... Read more

Early bird registration for ISoP 2019 Bogota till 6 Aug 19

19th Annual Meeting, 26-29 October 2019, Bogotá, Colombia

This global pharmacovigilance event will be a fantastic opportunity for Professionals, Researchers, Students, and Patients interested in different areas and disciplines, of all aspects of ensuring safe and effective use of healthcare products to come together. Read more

PAVIA & PROFORMA

Two EDCTP-funded pharmacovigilance consortia

PAVIA and PROFORMA are two large, coordinated, African pharmacovigilance consortia that are part of the EDCTP2 programme supported by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme Read more

WHO Pharmacovigilance Toolkit

The new WHO PV Toolkit comprises resources and information for the practice of pharmacovigilance, with a special focus on low- and middle-income countries. Read more

Revision 4 ENCePP Code of Conduct

A new ENCePP Code of Conduct provides a set of rules and principles for pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacovigilance studies to promote scientific independence and transparency throughout the research process. Read more

WHO Pharmaceuticals Newsletter

Dissemination of information on the safety and efficacy of pharmaceutical products, based on information received from the WHO's network of "drug information officers", bulletins and journals etc. Read more

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