UMC and JSS University host the Asia Pacific course at JSS University's College of Pharmacy in Mysore, India.
UMC's Asia-Pacific course offers a programme to a about 30 professionals each year, in collaboration with JSS University at the College of Pharmacy in Mysore, India. In future courses will be held in Delhi.
Previous courses have taken place in Mysore in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. Participants study topics essential to effective pharmacovigilance, including sessions to strengthen the performance of members of the WHO Programme, such as pharmacovigilance best practice and tools, signal detection, regulatory aspects and reporting culture.
There is also a management component to help participants improve their capacity to bring about sustainable change in their countries. Issues related to health economics, communications, fundraising and risk management are covered. Training, built around lectures, workshops and hands-on exercises, takes place in an open and engaging environment.
Date: March 2019
Location: Delhi, India