20 – 21 September 2016
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, Singapore

Deepa Arora

‎Vice President- Pharmacovigilance & Global Head
Dr Deepa Arora is a Physician having more than 15 years of experience in drug safety and clinical development in pharma industry and in academia. She has been in leadership and strategic roles in MNCs and Indian Pharma companies and successfully set up systems, developed teams and interacted with regulatory agencies in different regions including US, Europe, India and Australia. She is the Global Head for Drug Safety & Risk Management in Lupin Limited.  
She has played an active role in developing awareness and skills of pharmacovigilance in the region by designing teaching modules for safety in medical institutions and training in pharmacovigilance workshops and courses. She is the author of the book Pharmacovigilance- An Industry Perspective. 

09:00 Good Pharmacovigilance Practices (GVP) Overview and Implementation

  • Implementation of GVP
  • Preparing and Maintaining Pharmacovigilance System Master Files
  • Reporting of adverse drug reactions – criteria, SOPs, and roles of stakeholders
  • Update of PBRERs, Risk Management Plans and Post-Authorisation Safety Studies (PASS) requirements
  • How to successfully and pro-actively pass inspections and audits

16:30 Panel Discussion: Ensuring Compliance in Patient Support Programmes (PSP): Leveraging Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration to Enhance Data Capture

How do you realistically ensure patient adherence and prevent off-label use with the assistance of digital technologies?
Interfacing both local and global markets research programmes to maximize data collection
Effectively capturing all opportunities of patient interaction with pharmacists and healthcare providers to improve systematic inputs of information
Ensuring quality standards in conduct of PSPs and Market Research Programmes (MRPs) in real-time

11:45 Post-Marketing Surveillance on Biosimilars in India: A Case Study on Collaborative Methods in Risk Minimization

Collaboration of Industry and India’s National Programs to create a robust risk minimization system
Understanding guidelines towards a specific type of product; Anti-tuberculosis and anti-hypertension as examples
How can the risks of ADR be managed across different populations and ethnicities?
Evaluating the effectiveness of educational programmes and controlled access

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Deepa.

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