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UK pharma Code of Practice to change with digital times

UK pharma Code of Practice to change with digital times

Mike Thompson, chief executive of the ABPI, said: “In the 60th anniversary year of the ABPI Code, the 70th anniversary of the ABPI and the 25th anniversary year of the PMCPA, ... Heather Simmonds, director of the PMCPA, said: “The ABPI Code of

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    The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA), the UK pharmaceutical industry’s self-regulatory body, backed a number of GSK’s concerns but said overall that it “did not consider ... placebo. Some of the claims related to these

  • Compliance cover-up sees Astellas suspended from ABPI Compliance cover-up sees Astellas suspended from ABPI

    The PMCPA Appeal Board said it was “extremely concerned about the multiple organisational and cultural failings, which included issues of deception”. ... senior managers from Astellas Europe had made a concerted attempt to deceive it and the PMCPA.”

  • AZ escapes censure over cancer tweet AZ escapes censure over cancer tweet

    AstraZeneca has been cleared by the UK industry ethics body the PMCPA over a tweet it published about the chances of breast cancer getting worse for newly diagnosed patients. ... The PMCPA Panel, which polices the ABPI's Code of Practice in the UK, noted

  • PMCPA 'appalled' by Chiesi's Code of Practice breach PMCPA 'appalled' by Chiesi's Code of Practice breach

    In a statement the PMCPA said: “Self-regulation relies upon the provision of complete and accurate information. ... The Appeal Board considered that the further provision of false information to the PMCPA was also “completely unacceptable”.

  • Boehringer in breach over beer drinking, lederhosen presentation Boehringer in breach over beer drinking, lederhosen presentation

    German firm earns PMCPA’s wrath over ‘inappropriate’ conference speakers. Boehringer Ingelheim has been found guilty of breaching the ABPI's Code of Practice after allowing speakers at a therapy event ... on average more than once a week”, being

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    The Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA) recognises this and have said companies can proceed with the existing status quo (two signatories in place) if they so wish, however, the

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    No advertising complaints were upheld by the Prescription Medicines Code of Practice Authority (PMCPA) - three were upheld in 2014, Raine explained. ... case. PMCPA director Heather Simmonds told him: “The ABPI wanted a central database because of how

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    of the PMCPA, which administers the ABPI Code of Practice - suggesting that compliance be discussed regularly and staff encouraged to take personal responsibility for their work. . ... Asked about the main pitfalls in audits, the PMCPA's Simmonds urged

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