How we work

How we work

Overall responsibility for PIPA and its Committee lies with the Executive Committee: the PIPA President, Vice President and Treasurer. They are tasked with taking PIPA forward in an ever-changing pharmaceutical environment. Together these roles:

  • provide leadership and direction
  • have ultimate responsibility for the decisions made by the Committee on behalf of the PIPA membership
  • ensure compliance with the PIPA constitution
  • ensure financial stability and compliance

 To function as an organisation and continually meet the needs of our membership, PIPA is divided into 8 workstreams, each headed up by a Committee member. These are:

 workstream

 

Communications & Profile

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Pooja Shah
Shirley-Ann Van Der Spuy
Anne Turnbull
Sharon Braithwaite

  • Raise awareness & engagement within & beyond PIPA
  • Liaise & partner with selected organisations
  • Drive PIPA corporate branding across all channels

Finance

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Sanjay Motivaras
Tracy Crooks
Sarah Anthony
Sharon Braithwaite 

  • Apply budgeting model & forecasting to ensure financial sustainability
  • Maintain documentation integrity
  • Oversee spending criteria & decision making process

PIPELINE

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Salma Ibrahimo
Pooja Shah
Anne Turnbull
Sharon Braithwaite

  • Ensure the functionality and content of PIPELINE is current and relevant to the membership
  • Source a diverse spectrum of topical articles 

Training

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Shirley-Ann Van Der Spuy
Esther Straghan
Anne Turnbull
Sharon Braithwaite
Sarah Anthony

 
  • Provide a suite of MI & PV online training modules
  • Provide face to face courses in line with feedback & emerging needs
  • Provide high quality courses at competitive prices

Conference

 “Business People Means Globally Businesswoman And Colleagues” by Stuart Miles

Tom Nichols
Terri Bonnington
Anne Turnbull
Sharon Braithwaite
Sarah Anthony

  • Deliver a topical and dynamic programme of informative sessions to encourage lively discussions and networking opportunities
  • Manage conference budget to ensure value for money for the membership
  • Collate & apply feedback from the membership 

Continual Professional Development (CPD)

 “Businessman Super Hero Fly To Big Target” by Sira Anamwong

Salma Ibrahimo
Anne Turnbull
Sharon Braithwaite 

  • Update and maintain a CPD programme relevant to the membership

Code Compliance

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Bisola Idris
Sharon Braithwaite

  • Partner with CompliMed to deliver a quarterly Code Forum to discuss topical issues 
  • Maintain the Code section on the PIPA website
  • Partner e-Learning to deliver training resources 

PV Compliance

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Tom Nichols

  • Deliver timely, pertinent updates
  • Develop resources to facilitate learning
  • Co-ordinate responses to relevant consultations