28th June 2019 • comment

The Cochrane Adverse Effects Methods Group presented a webinar on 'How to Overcome the Challenges of Reviewing Adverse Effects'. View an edited version of this webinar or download the slides.

8th June 2017 • comment

DSMBs and clinical trial safety

by Global Pharmacovigilance

The Data Safety and Monitoring Board (DSMB) or Data Monitoring Committee (DMC – these are synonymous terms) is a group of individuals put together by the sponsor or CRO (if contracted out) with relevant expertise to carry out the important role of monitoring the safety of a clinical trial study.

1st June 2017 • comment
24th April 2017 • comment

Read the story of my pharmacovigilance PhD journey

13th February 2017 • comment

Read the story of my pharmacovigilance PhD journey.

13th February 2017 • comment

Research in pregnant and breastfeeding women is a complex area, with both the wellbeing of the mother and child paramount. Careful monitoring of any intervention to treat, or prevent, illness is required to ensure the benefits outweigh any harms. Read this article to find out more and download some of the safety tools developed by experts from the Malaria in Pregnancy Consortium.

13th October 2016 • comment
28th September 2016 • comment