Tag Archives: education

  • AAI, CONSUMER GROUPS ENCOURAGE CONGRESS TO BAN PATENT SETTLEMENTS AND RESTORE COMPETITION IN MARKET FOR GENERIC DRUGS

    … manufacturers to share in this 180-day exclusivity period when they successfully challenge a patent, Congress has the opportunity to encourage more robust competition in the market for generic drugs. ### About the American Antitrust Institute The American Antitrust Institute is an independent non-profit education, research and advocacy organization. Since its formation in 1998, the AAI’s mission has been to increase the role of competition, assure that competition works in the interests of …

  • Pharmaceutical Marketing Strategies towards Physicians Are Not Trusted

    … the function –    Nature of any entertainment provided –    Duration of the educational content of events –    Continuing professional development and medical education points provided –    Nature of any gifts provided –    Names of the speakers –    Dollar value of honoraria and travel aid provided to speakers –    Disclosure of other financial ties between sponsoring companies and speakers –    Role of the company in …

  • Be Prepared When the FDA Knocks on Your Door

    … order to check actions and steps to maintain FDA compliance at all times within their areas.  This provides education and encouragement to go through any inspection with confidence. 5.    Make regular FDA compliance checks Don’t wait until the FDA is there to identify the problem areas, identify them yourself and work with your personnel to fix them.  This will give your people confidence because they know what they are dealing with and they know how to solve it. FDA inspections are …

  • A great link to CDERLearn

    Here is a really useful link for the FDA’s Training and Continuing education Courses.  This is the web page for educational tutorials offered by the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. CDER’s primary mission is to make certain that safe and effective drugs are available to the American people: http://www.fda.gov/Training/ForHealthProfessionals/default.htm …

  • The Tremendous Value of a Virtual Organization

    … learning A virtual organization is an educative one.  It knows that behind every true change there is belief, and the education on those beliefs will allow for a fully dynamic environment. –    Works by example Successful virtual organizations walk the walk and talk the talk.  Their objectives are clear and achievable, leaving nothing behind. –    Interdependence These organizations work to create interdependent relationships with their clients, suppliers, and everyone else …

  • Manhattan Research Study Shows That Three Out of Four Nurses Recommend Health Websites to Their Patients

    … Internet use for professional purposes, including email, websites visited, search engines used, wikis, social networking sites, HCP online communities, newsletters, blogs and podcasts –    Channel mix, what sources are preferred for professional information and the use or interest in pharmaceutical website features –    Email use and opportunity, how they communicate with patients –    Patient interaction and education, the source of patient education materials, the …

  • India, Strong Pharma Destination

    … companies desiring to get established in India will have to invest a great deal in education, given that 70% of the population lives in rural areas and the poor go to the public system for preventive and inpatient care.  However, many of these patients also get involved in clinical trials for their urgent healthcare needs. Despite its many strengths, India presents challenges as well: 1.    There are just about 500 GCP-trained investigators with experience in clinical trials.  India has …