On International Clinical Trials Day, Dr Sheuli Porkess considers the impact that COVID-19 is having on clinical trials and the potential lessons for the future research.
COVID-19 has emerged as a brand new disease with a severe impact on patients, the public and health systems around the world.
The Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee is investigating how Scotland’s medicines supply and demand system works. For us, it’s an opportunity to raise the importance of poor patient adherence and explain why we believe it must be a public health priority.
The ABPI’s Research, Medical and Innovation team is holding its first member conference this week on increasing trust in pharmaceutical industry research. Dr Sheuli Porkess outlines one of the ABPI’s priorities – the drive for research to be open, accessible and understandable.
As we celebrate International Women’s Day today, it’s never been more important to encourage women into STEM, particularly in Wales.
Today is Rare Disease Day, when we shine a light on the importance of getting the right treatments for people with rare conditions.