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The Pharmaceutical Information and Pharmacovigilance Association (PIPA) exists to support and assist its members in the development of their professional skills and responsibilities.

PIPA is the professional organisation for individuals who are involved in the provision and management of information and those involved in the fulfillment of regulatory requirements relating to drug safety.

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PIPA Conference 2016

PIPA Conference 2016

Booking for this year's PIPA Conference is now open at our fantastic early bird rates. For further... read>

RAPS: MHRA to Pilot Stand-Alone Pharmacovigilance Inspections for Contractors

RAPS: MHRA to Pilot Stand-Alone Pharmacovigilance Inspections for Contractors

RAPS - the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society - report that the MHRA are "considering... read>

MHRA Press Release: Digital evolution for ground-breaking Yellow Card Scheme

MHRA Press Release: Digital evolution for ground-breaking Yellow Card Scheme

A Yellow Card smartphone app has been launched today for people to report problems with... read>

PIPA Conference Programme 2015

PIPA Conference Programme 2015

PIPA is delighted to publish its programme for this year's conference, which will be held on 14th... read>

Events

5th - 6th October 2016 - PIPA Conference, Delegate Booking

Delegate bookings are now being taken for the 2016 PIPA Conference at our preferential early bird rate.

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5th - 6th October 2016 - PIPA Conference, Exhibitor Booking

Exhibitor bookings are now being taken for the 2016 PIPA Conference at our preferential early bird rate.

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10th May 2016 - PV Regulations & Guidelines in Practice

This interactive training course examines current and best practices in the area of Pharmacovigilance. The course provides an opportunity to hear from expert presenters, including Kiernan Trevett from the MHRA, and discuss current topics with other members of the industry.

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PIPA Online Training - GVP Module IV

This course provides a comprehensive overview of Module IV (Pharmacovigilance Audits) of the Guideline on Good Pharmacovigilance Practices produced by the European Medicines Agency.

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2016 Code Compliance Forums - 20th June; 19th September; 12th December

The key objective of the PIPA Code Forum is to provide an opportunity for representatives to meet on a regular basis to discuss issues related to the Code and other legislation regulating promotional/non-promotional activities.

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PIPA Online Training : GVP    Module XV

If you’re looking to get to grips with the regulations and guidelines for communicating and coordinating safety information in the EU (to include patients and healthcare professionals), this course will provide you with a good introduction and equip you with the fundamental principles.

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PIPA Online Training: GVP Module VI

If you’re looking to get to grips with the regulations and guidelines for the collection and reporting of adverse events, this course will provide you with a good introduction and equip you with the fundamental principles of Pharmacovigilance.

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PIPA Online Training: Introduction to Pharmacovigilance for non-Pharmacovigilance Personnel

This course provides the legally required level of training for all employees working for a Pharmaceutical Company so that they are able to recognise and report adverse events. It has been developed by senior Pharmacovigilance experts working within the Pharmaceutical Industry so you can be confident of the quality and relevance of the training. It is up-to-date with current regulations and, once you have passed the test at the end of the training course, a formal certificate is provided to confirm course completion and understanding.

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Discussion Forums - Hot Topics

EVMPD Bulk Update Tool

EVMPD Bulk Update Tool

We have done a bulk update through the xEVMPD at EMA for all licences for one of our clients and we... read>

French imputability scores

French imputability scores

Does anyone have any clear guidance on how to generate a French imputability score? I have a... read>

Out of hours call handling

Out of hours call handling

Please can you advise how you manage out of hours calls with regard to whether you have a dedicated... read>