News - Events & Other Meetings

10th Annual Forum for Qualified Persons in Pharmacovigilance

The 10-year anniversary of the only forum for QPPVs by QPPVs.
5-6 October 2016
at The Crystal, 1 Siemens Brothers Way, Royal Victoria Dock, E161GB, London, UK
Early-bird rates available until 23 August 2016
Please click here for the detailed agenda, and information on speakers, location, rates, and networking opportunities.

Clinical Safety – Post-approval

Course 5.2 of the pan-european modular education and training programme in safety sciences for medicines (Safescimet)
12-16 September 2016 at Faculté de Pharmacie; Université Paris-Sud; 5, rue Jean-Baptiste Clément, 92290 Châtenay-Malabry, France.
The closing date of registration is : 13 August 2016
Please click here for more information and contacts
Registration at
(Safescimet is a pan-european network of academia and pharmaceutical industry – initiative IMI, EFPIA)

Observational research in Sub-Sahara Africa – invitation to participate in a survey

Laura DeVore, MSc candidate in pharmacovigilance with the Univ. of Portsmouth and the DSRU, invites those who have conducted observational research in Sub-Saharan Africa to participate in a brief, linked, online survey intending to compare the specific challenges involved in conducting observational research in regions where expertise and resources may be scarce with insufficient regulatory infrastructure and guidance. Your participation would be very useful and appreciated.
Click here for the survey (the online survey is provided in English and French language). Please respond by September 30th, 2016.

TOPRA – Regulatory Careers-Live!

Regulatory Careers Live! is aimed at professionals who have just started or are considering a career in healthcare regulatory affairs.
27 April at the Royal Pharmaceutical Society in London (UK)
Information and a full programme can be found on the TOPRA website