• Quantitative measurement of the impact of Pharmacovigilance decisions

    The DSRU has recruited new research fellow, Samantha Lane, to start a new project to measure the impact of product withdrawals and other major pharmacovigilance actions on the public health burden since the implementation of the EU PV legislation in 2012. The results will be compared with those of two previous DSRU studies which looked […]

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  • Designing studies for risk management plans that are acceptable to European regulators

    Saad Shakir addresses the challenges of proposing post-authorisation safety (PAS) studies for risk management that would be approved by regulators: Designing and proposing studies for risk management plans (RMPs) requires more than knowledge about the relevant GVP modules and the template.The process needs strategic thinking that requires understanding of: • The pre-marketing data for the […]

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  • GP Masterclass is a huge success!

    The DSRU held its third GP Masterclass in Effective Prescribing at the Royal College of Physicians in London last week, which was very well received. Delegates were educated in aspects of effective prescribing for depression, rheumatology, the elderly, statins, urinary tract infections and upper respiratory tract infections, with an emphasis on interative presentations and practical […]

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  • DSRU attends the RCGP Annual Conference in Harrogate

    A DSRU team attended the Annual Conference of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) in Harrogate on 6th – 8th October 2016. The conference welcomes over 1,600 primary care professionals each year and the theme of this year’s conference was “Energising Primary Care”. DSRU medics, Dr Miranda Davies, Dr. Helen Carr and Dr Sandeep […]

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  • The DSRU will be exhibiting at the RPGP Annual Conference

    The DSRU will be present for the first time at the Royal College of General Practitioners Annual Primary Care Conference which is held in Harrogate from 6th to 8th October. Dr Miranda Davies, Senior Clinical Research Fellow, and Dr Sandy Dhanda, Clinical Research Fellow, will be attending the Conference. The theme for this year’s conference is ‘Energising Primary […]

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