We found 467 records for "Regulatory / compliance"

Articles

Facebook and pharma in 2014

20th November 2014

 Facebook and pharma in 2014Articles

Ten years on, Facebook remains an important channel through which pharma can engage with patients. What has been learned in that time and how have communication strategies evolved within the...

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'Efficiency-driven' M&A is here to stay, says Shire chief

19th November 2014

 'Efficiency-driven' M&A is here to stay, says Shire chiefArticles

Andrew McConaghie reports on contrasting views on 2014's merger and acquisition rollercoaster ride, and the forces propelling it. The annual pharma / biotech sector conference hosted by the Financial Times usually yields...

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Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosures

17th November 2014

 Climate change and environmental reporting: US pharma financial disclosuresArticles

Are big pharma companies merely paying lip service to corporate social responsibility around climate change? An investigation into the disclosures made by 25 of the largest suggests there is a...

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Stakeholder engagement in Value Based Pricing and Value Based Assessment

12th November 2014

 Stakeholder engagement in Value Based Pricing and Value Based Assessment Articles

Some have argued that patients' contributions to the debate on Value Based Assessment (VBA), the approach that emerged from much earlier discussions on Value Based Pricing (VBP), have been 'lacking',...

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News

Novartis novel psoriasis treatment gains positive opinion in Europe

21st November 2014

 Novartis novel psoriasis treatment gains positive opinion in Europe News

Novartis' Cosentyx (secukinumab) is the first IL-17A inhibitor to receive a positive opinion from the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) as a first-line...

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Gilead once-daily hep C drug approved in Europe

19th November 2014

 Gilead once-daily hep C drug approved in EuropeNews

The European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorisation (MA) for Gilead Sciences' Harvoni (ledipasvir/sofosbuvir), the first once-daily single tablet regimen to treat most chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 (GT1) and...

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Clovis set for showdown with AZ in lung cancer

19th November 2014

 Clovis set for showdown with AZ in lung cancerNews

Clovis Oncology has reported positive phase II results with lung cancer drug rociletinib that sets up a filing in mid-2015 - around the same time as AstraZeneca's rival drug AZD9291.Interim...

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Novartis hails 'groundbreaking' results in ankylosing spondylitis

16th November 2014

 Novartis hails 'groundbreaking' results in ankylosing spondylitisNews

A new treatment for the debilitating spinal condition ankylosing spondylitis (AS) could help many patients for whom standard anti-TNF drugs don't work.Vasant Narasimhan, Global Head of Development at Novartis hailed...

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White Papers

Healthcare Innovation: the big ideas shaping the future of pharma

17th November 2014

 Healthcare Innovation: the big ideas shaping the future of pharmaWhite Papers

The transformation taking place in healthcare is challenging for everyone and adaptability is key for the pharma industry's continued success.Long production cycles, concentration on specialist drugs with high price tags,...

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How pharma Tweetchats can drive healthcare innovation

29th April 2014

 How pharma Tweetchats can drive healthcare innovationWhite Papers

During the course of 2013 Boehringer Ingelheim explored the use of multi-way communication on Twitter, via Tweetchats, as a means to better understand disease area issues and directly connect with...

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Who are the pharma social media butterflies?

19th March 2014

 Who are the pharma social media butterflies?White Papers

Social media has got everyone talking and it seems like everyone in pharma is talking about social media, so Ogilvy Healthworld figured it was time to analyse who were the...

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Engage with confidence: Managing online adverse event reporting

18th March 2014

 Engage with confidence: Managing online adverse event reportingWhite Papers

The pharmaceutical industry is waking up to the enormous potential offered by social media and other online data sources for informing better decisions around drug development and commercialization. Here, Siva...

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Audio & Video

Dec 8th: Live webinar - The Price is Right? - Delivering UK access for niche patient populations

  With challenges to highly priced rare disease medicines and the Cancer Drug Fund evolving (final changes to be announced in the coming weeks) – what is next, what are the...

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Rare Disease Day tweetchat

  To view a full transcript of the discussion from this #hcsmeu tweetchat held on 28th February 2014 please click here. During the hour-long tweetchat, we covered the following questions:   1) What are...

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Events

Sterilisation for Medical Devices

26th November 2014 - 27th November 2014

Sterilisation for Medical Devices

Shaping a sterilisation plan can be a challenging task; deciding which method to use, deciding whether to sterilise in house or whether to outsource, and then verifying and validating the...

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15th Annual Conference on Electronic Document Management (eDM)

2nd December 2014 - 3rd December 2014

15th Annual Conference on Electronic Document Management (eDM)

Standardisation is key to the success of adoption of new techniques and processes. If houses were not wired with copper wires providing power of a standard voltage through a predefined...

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Biosimilars Conference

2nd December 2014 - 3rd December 2014

Biosimilars Conference

One year further into Biosimilars, this 2-day conference will provide an update on the current status for biosimilars in EU. The conference will give an overview of the current regulatory,...

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Biocompatibility Testing and Evaluation for Medical Devices

2nd December 2014 - 3rd December 2014

Biocompatibility Testing and Evaluation for Medical Devices

With some substantial revisions and updates currently being made to the ISO 10993, Informa’s 6th Annual Biocompatibility Testing and Evaluations for Medical Devices is essential for first-hand practical industry feedback,...

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Press Releases

3 TIPS FOR PATIENT ENGAGEMENT; DEFINE, ACT THEN ACCELERATE

23rd September 2014

3 TIPS FOR PATIENT ENGAGEMENT; DEFINE, ACT THEN ACCELERATE

Forbes blogger Leonard Kish described “patient engagement as the blockbuster drug of the century” namely for its potential impact on improving patient outcomes. Two years on from his article, I asked;...

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PMCPA selects The EarthWorks as communications partner and app developer for new code

28th July 2014

PMCPA selects The EarthWorks as communications partner and app developer for new code

The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA) announced today that it will be working in partnership with The EarthWorks to create a communications programme, including an app to help...

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New WMF article on global healthcare gaps published

29th May 2014

New WMF article on global healthcare gaps published

WMF recently published an article in Pharmaceutical Physician, which looks at the shocking gaps in healthcare that exist across the world and summarises how the organisation is helping to improve...

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Industry and the NHS - can promotion and partnership co-exist … a debate hosted by the PM Society Market Access Interest Group …

11th February 2014

Industry and the NHS - can promotion and partnership co-exist … a debate hosted by the PM Society Market Access Interest Group …

  Chair: Beverly Barr, Vice-Chair and Market Access Lead, PM Society Panel: Di Vegh, NHS Partnership Manager, ABPI:  How to avoid divorce in your NHS partnerships   Felicity Greene, Director of Operations at NHS South...

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