The Cochrane Adverse Effects Methods Group is hosting two free webinars in the next couple of months:


20th April 2017 - Adverse effects 1: How to overcome the challenge of reviewing adverse effects, Dr Loon Yoke

25th May 2017 - Adverse effects 2: Searching for adverse effects, Dr Su Golder

Find out more information and register to attend here


The following resources are open-access e-Learning opportunities available online:  


The Global Health Network:


External resources: 

Clinical Trials Network provide a free online Good Clinical Practice training course. The Good Clinical Practice (GCP) online training consists of 12 modules. Each module discusses a specific GCP standard, including a module on Participant Safety and Adverse Events: https://gcp.nidatraining.org/

Pharma Lessons offer several free online training courses in the form of short presentations, prepared for the pharmaceutical & biotech industry. Click on the link to go directly to their free pharmacovigilance training: http://www.pharmalessons.com/free-courses/gvptraining/

John Hopkins Bloomburg School of Public Health offers this free online course in Patient Safety and Medical Errors: http://ocw.jhsph.edu/index.cfm/go/viewCourse/course/patientsafety/coursePage/index/

The World Health Organisation (WHO) website hosts a number of education and training resources relating to Patient safety: http://www.who.int/patientsafety/education/en/ 

A WHO-ISoP pharmacovigilance curriculum databank is currently available openly on line in a pilot format: http://isoponline.org/training/pv-curriculum/  "Have a try, test the tool and let us know your suggestions at training@isoponline.org"  

Eu2P host a number of different certified courses in pharmacovigilance, including short courses and both Masters and PhD courses: https://www.eu2p.org/

Uppsala Monitoring Centre training video series available on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1SmOUUe6noAWVY4P2JEljw/playlists