Regulatory systems in the health agenda post COVID-19: highlights from the PANDRH Conference

Regulatory systems in the health agenda post COVID-19: highlights from the PANDRH Conference By Cammilla Gomes, Roche Organized by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the 10th Conference of the Pan American Network for Drug Regulatory Harmonization (PANDRH) happened online on December 6, 8 and 10, 2021. The virtual space gathered representatives from regulatory authorities,…

Global solutions to tackle counterfeit COVID-19 vaccines

Global solutions to tackle counterfeit COVID-19 vaccines An estimated 10 to 14 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccines are required to protect the world population from deaths and serious illnesses while controlling the transmission of the virus. Due to high demand and insufficient supply of vaccines, there has been an unequal distribution of these products, creating…

A synergy that promotes the well-being of patients

A synergy that promotes the well-being of patients Well-being is related to how each person feels about himself/herself, his/her health, and his/her environment. Therefore, promoting the well-being of patients is one of the priorities shared by the pharmaceutical industry and partnerships. In this regard, on December 1, the Central American and Caribbean Federation of Pharmaceutical…