Education & Training

Strengthening pharmacovigilance through capacity building.

Your knowledge centre for medicine safety  

Together with our partners, we offer a range of programmes and resources that support the safer use of medicines. Our hands-on and web-based courses provide national centres, industry, regulatory bodies and universities with the technical know-how and skills to strengthen their pharmacovigilance systems and practices, as well as increase their understanding of communications and crisis management.

Pharmacovigilance courses

UMC runs a two-week pharmacovigilance training course in Uppsala, Sweden, each year. We also organise courses in Asia and Latin America together with the International Society of Pharmacovigilance, and provide ad-hoc courses on request.

22nd International Pharmacovigilance Training Course

ISoP-UMC Training


Online courses

UMC offers a series of online courses in pharmacovigilance. If you are currently registered with UMC for e-learning and wish to continue your learning with us, please click here to find out more.

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Event calendar

Keep track of upcoming pharmacovigilance conferences and courses around the world.

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‘A unique opportunity for learning and collaboration’

See what goes on behind the scenes at our annual pharmacovigilance course in Uppsala every year and what you can expect to get out of it.

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