Achievements

Tanzania Achievements

TANZANIA Training Staff from The Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority (TMDA) attended the third (3rd) PAVIA training which was conducted from 14-18 June, 2021. The training was facilitated by the Lareb, the European Medicine Agency (EMA) and FDA Ghana. The training aimed at building... ...

Ethiopia Achievements

Supportive Supervision was conducted on general pharmacovigilance and Active TB-Drugs Safety Monitoring and Management (aDSM) Ethiopia has implemented different regimens for treatment of Multi Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and introduced new anti TB drugs (bedaquiline (Bdq) and delamanid (Dlm) and repurposed drugs (clofazimine and linezolid)... ...

1ST Meeting Of aDSM Causality Assessment Committee at KNCV

  Background Active Drug Safety Monitoring (aDSM) is an active form of pharmacovigilance recommended by the WHO for active and systematic clinical and laboratory assessment of patients on treatment with new TB medicines, novel MDR-TB regimens or XDR-TB regimens to detect, manage and report suspected... ...

PAVIA at 50th Union Conference

Symposium session proposal: Sustainable models for strengthening pharmacovigilance of TB medicines and diagnostics: global and regional perspectives and country examples.  .  . ...

Safety and reporting of adverse events of new anti-tuberculosis drug regimens in Sub-Sahara Africa: Analysis of individual case safety reports.

The main aim is to report the safety and management of adverse drugs reactions associated with the use of new antituberculosis drugs in Nigeria, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Eswatini. The study will describe the demographic characteristic of the patients that reported adverse events with new and... ...

PAVIA blended training

PAVIA blended training in coordination with Verona team ...

The National Pharmacovigilance centre of Nigeria participated in the 2020 Med Safety week

  Nigeria used this opportunity and launched the Med Safety App to boost ADR reporting. The app was launched by the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire on the November 4th 2020 with WHO, UMC, UNICEF, MHRA represented virtually. ​ The Med Safety app is... ...

PAVIA Country Specific Meeting Eswatini

National Pharmacovigilance unit annual PV planning meeting and Data capturing exercise from 10th to 14th August 2020 The World Health Organization (WHO) has defined pharmacovigilance (PV) as “the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding, and prevention of adverse effects or any other... ...

Training report: Eswatini Active Drug-Safety Monitoring and Management (aDSM) System..

Training report: Eswatini Active Drug-Safety Monitoring and Management (aDSM) System in the Implementation of New Drugs Training Report   This report summarizes the training sessions.   ...

PAVIA-Kick-off-meeting-Nigeria_report

PAVIA-Kick-off-meeting-Nigeria_report-1.pdf (131 downloads)   This report summarizes the key discussions and action points from the Country kick-off meeting in Nigeria ...

PAVIA-Kick-off-meeting-Ethiopia

PAVIA-Kick-off-meeting-Ethiopia_report.pdf (137 downloads)   This report summarizes the key discussions and action points from the Country kick-off meeting in Ethiopia   ...

This report summarizes the key discussions and action points from the kick-off..

PAVIA-KICK-OFF-MEETING-DAR-ES-SALAAM-30MAY2018-REPORT.pdf (165 downloads) This report summarizes the key discussions and action points from the kick-off meeting at Dar-Es- salaam on 30 may 2018 ...