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Advantages and Challenges of Using Social Media for Pharma R&D

Posted on July 7th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Social media is a force to be reckoned with in modern society. Over the last decade, it has changed the way we interact with friends and family, consumes news and entertainment, and do business.

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The Liabilities of Pharmacovigilance Activities

Posted on June 21st, 2017 by in Pharmacovigilance

There is always a risk that any Pharmacovigilance (PV) activity, even executed with the highest business and ethical standards, and with the highest compliance results, could be challenged, sometimes many years later. As a member of a PV team, you may have to one day justify your actions in front of a group of plaintiff’s lawyers, Continue reading “The Liabilities of Pharmacovigilance Activities” »

Finding Adverse Event Data on Social Media

Posted on September 19th, 2016 by in Pharmacovigilance

Have you ever complained about an unpleasant health issue (maybe a strange ache or sudden difficulty sleeping) on your Facebook page? Ever tweeted a picture of a swollen or discolored part of your body? Continue reading “Finding Adverse Event Data on Social Media” »