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:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Scientific Sessions in Dallas that it will receive two significant new grants to ... came as PHA marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical professionals and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... offering micro-osteoperforation for accelerated orthodontic treatment. Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all ... brackets , AcceleDent, and accelerated osteogenic orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway ... call for a minimum wage raise to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting ... restore the lost value of the minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... EB Medicine presented its ... Emergency Medicine conference in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. The awards honor the outstanding ... Medicine Practice and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice. , “With this award, we ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Puradigm® & Innovative Solutions ... initiated cultivation and processing operations at its production facility, and opened its first ... is the manufacturer of a complete system of proactive air and surface purification ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 The Academy of ... recommendations that would allow biopharmaceutical companies to ... entities that make formulary and coverage decisions, a move ... of new medicines. The recommendations address restrictions ... appear on the drug label, a prohibition that hinders ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... -- According to a new market research ... Safety Pen Needles), Needle Length (4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, ... Purchase (Retail, Non-Retail) - Trends & Global Forecasts to ... for the forecast period of 2016 to 2021. This ... 2021 from USD 1.65 Billion in 2016, growing at ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016  MedSource announced today that it ... software solution of choice.  This latest decision demonstrates ... to their clients by offering a state-of-the-art electronic ... establishes nowEDC as the EDC platform of choice ... clients.  "nowEDC has long been a preferred EDC ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: