Navigation Links
DIA Safety Conference To Explore Solutions To Challenges Facing Pharmaocovigilance And Risk Management Strategies

The Drug Information (DIA) will host its 9th Annual Conference on Contemporary Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies from January 10-13, 2010 in Washington, DC.

Horsham, PA (Vocus) November 19, 2009 -- The Drug Information (DIA) will host its 9th Annual Conference on Contemporary Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies from January 10-13, 2010 in Washington, DC.

This comprehensive three-day program will discuss the current complexities and controversies in pharmacovigilance and risk management throughout all phases of development and marketed use, how to optimally utilize epidemiological, clinical pharmacological and other techniques, risk management strategies, and how to create an effective organizational “system.” Session topics will include:

  • Latest international regulatory developments
  • How to generate and assess critical safety data during development
  • Compliance with clinical safety and post-marketing pharmacovigilance regulatory requirements in an evolving global environment
  • Recent multinational initiatives under the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) and Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS) on Drug Safety Update Reports (DSURs) in premarketing clinical trial safety
  • New approaches to risk management, risk communication, labeling and packaging to optimize medical product benefit while minimizing preventable harm

“Robust drug safety systems and processes and thorough ongoing safety surveillance are more critical than ever in the development and evaluation of the safe use of marketed medicinal products,” says,
Program Committee Member Mariette Boerstoel-Streefland, MD, MBA, MS(epi), Executive Director, Pharmacovigilance/Risk Management, Forest Research Institute, Forest Laboratories Inc. “This conference will provide safety professionals with the latest pharmacovigilance regulatory advances and state-of-the-art risk management strategies."

Pre-conference tutorials on January 9 will focus on:

  • Signal Detection, Case Assessment and Data Mining in Pharmacovigilance: Current State of the Art
  • Periodic Safety Update Reports (PSUR): A Guide to the Construction and Analysis of PSURs, ASRs, and DSURs
  • Applied Epidemiology Techniques for Pharmacovigilance Risk Management
  • Applying MedDRA® in Clinical Safety, Pharmacovigilance and Labeling
  • Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Planning

Register for the 9th Annual Conference on Contemporary Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management Strategies.

About the Drug Information Association (DIA)
A non-profit, neutral, multidisciplinary, global, member-driven association, DIA serves more than 30,000 professionals involved in the biopharmaceutical industry, academia, research organizations and governmental bodies worldwide. Through its domestic and international meetings, training courses, workshops and webinars, DIA provides a neutral global forum for the exchange of information critical to the advancement of drug development and medical product lifecycle management. DIA is led by its volunteer Board of Directors and executive management team, has headquarters in Horsham, PA, USA, and offices in Basel, Switzerland, Tokyo, Japan, Mumbai, India, and Beijing, China. For more information, visit or call 215-442-6100.

Joe Krasowski


Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Respirators and H1N1 Information Distributed to Registered Nurses at Sacred Heart Medical Center Out of Concern for Nurse and Patient Safety
2. National Patient Safety Foundation Supports Mandatory Flu Vaccinations for Healthcare Workers
3. Houston Dermatologists to Round Up for Sun Safety at World-Class LPGA Tour Championship
4. Dairy Groups Urge Senators to Include Raw Milk Facilities in Food Safety Regulations
5. Walking hazard: Cell-phone use -- but not music -- reduces pedestrian safety
6. XOLAIR Safety Study Continues to 2012 Despite Increased Rate of Occurrence of Heart Problems, Onder Law Firm Offers Free XOLAIR Case Review
7. FDA Questions Safety of Caffeinated Alcoholic Drinks
8. Centerplate and the Capital Improvement Board Investigating Food Safety Violations at Lucas Oil Stadium to Ensure Highest Standards Achieved and Operational Excellence
9. New Polls, Reports Highlight The Need To Update The U.S. Food Safety System And To Make Our Food Safe For The Holidays
10. New Research Center to Focus on Cardiac Safety and Innovation
11. New research center to focus on cardiac safety and innovation
Post Your Comments:
Related Image:
DIA Safety Conference To Explore Solutions To Challenges Facing Pharmaocovigilance And Risk Management Strategies
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... “While riding the bus, I ... Bronx, N.Y. “I thought there had to be a convenient and comfortable way to ... The PROTECTOR enables disabled individuals to safely travel during cold or inclement weather. In ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... (PHA) announces the nation’s Periwinkle Pioneers, individuals and groups responsible for advancing care ... disease. The Periwinkle Pioneers, nominated by the public, will receive special recognition throughout ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... philanthropic seniors, is resulting in a way for homeless people to have a ... have launched a new initiative whereby they are repurposing plastic bags into sleeping ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Since its launch in 2012, ... adult stem cell therapies to patients with chronic degenerative medical conditions. Now, the ... Registered Trademark (RTM). , Organizations are required to hold a registered trademark in ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Genesis Chiropractic Software ... software creates an agreement between the practice owner and the patient that automatically ... notification, and projections. Click here to learn more. , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/24/2015)... FRANCISCO , Nov. 24, 2015  Thanks to ... Dignity Health St. Mary,s Medical Center,s Sister Diane Grassilli ... breast imaging capabilities in San Francisco ... an anonymous friend, stepped forward with a gift of ... for Breast Digital Mammography with Tomosynthesis and Whole Breast ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... Colo. , Nov. 24, 2015  Array ... that its Chief Executive Officer, Ron Squarer ... Healthcare Conference in New York.  The public is ... webcast on the Array BioPharma website.Event:Piper Jaffray Annual ... , Wednesday, December 2, 2015Time:1:30 p.m. Eastern Time ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... HOUSTON, TX and VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... EPI; NASDAQ: EPIX ) announced today that the ... clinical study of EPI-506 as a treatment for metastatic ... States and Canada.  --> ... --> In the Phase 1/2 clinical trial, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: