Where do I start, and what can I do to be more involved and informed?

 

  1. The first step is to sign up as a member………it is free!

  2. Once you have done this, you are a part of the Global Health Network community and have access to a range of activities and resources.

  3. If you want to read about the latest developments in Pharmacovigilance.…check out the News section on the HOME PAGE.

  4. Next, try browsing the RESOURCES section…here you will find a range of material categorised into subjects so that you can easily find the information you are looking for.  

  5. If you want to be part of a specific group based on your interests and want to get connected to people with similar interests…Click on the COMMUNITY tab then the GROUPS. We currently have the ‘introduce yourself’ group which will introduce you to our Pharmacovigilance community. You can always start a new topic within a group and invite people.

  6. Tell us what you would like to see on the site in this Site Contents group.

  7. If you want to discuss a topic…… Join a discussion group and/or suggest a new topic for a discussion group and get started.

  8. If you want to register your study…..Go to SiteFinder or the LINK Registry or search the studies that have already registered.

  9. If you have documents that you have used in your studies and believe would be helpful for others, including training materials, checklists, SOPs, informed consents, etc. please consider sharing them with the other members. You can post this up as a BLOG, or in one of the discussion groups. If you cannot find a group, email the coordinator to set one up for you.

  10. If you want to give us feedback… go to contact us and drop us your valuable suggestions.

  11. Take some free online e-learning courses.

  12. Register for a free Professional Membership Scheme profile.

  13. This is just the beginning, and a lot more activities will be added. Check back often!