18th Skill Development Programme on Pharmacovigilance for Medical Products
The National Coordination Centre for Pharmacovigilance Programme of India (NCC-PvPI) located at Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission Ghaziabad, organized 18th “Skill Development Programme on Pharmacovigilance for Medical Products" from 13th to 17th September, 2021 through virtual mode. The Webinar started with welcome address by Dr. Jai Prakash, Officer-in-Charge, PvPI, followed by Keynote address by Dr. Rajeev Singh Raghuvanshi, Secretary-cum-Scientific Director IPC. Dr. Raghuvanshi extended his warm greetings and best wishes to all the participants on behalf of IPC. He also shared his expectation to further expand PvPI.
Total 199 registered participants from Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Telangana, Karnataka, Kerala, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Pondicherry, participated in this training programme. The participants including Industry Professionals, Physicians, Academicians, Coordinators & Pharmacovigilance Associates of ADR monitoring Centres, Research Scholars, Students (Pharmacy and Medical) across the country. Dr. Shashi Bhushan, Dr. R.S Ray, Ms Shrishti Saroha, Mr. Akash Deep Rawat, Mr. Girjesh Vishwakarma, Mr. Omkar Mishra from NCC PvPI supported during the workshop.
During the 5 days Skill Development Programme, 16 technical sessions were conducted on various topics of Pharmacovigilance including Basics of Pharmacovigilance to in-depth Signal detection method and Regulatory intervention/outcomes etc in an understandable language to the participants. All participants appreciated the Skill Development Programme.
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