Risk Management and Safety Communciation Strategies

Venue: Philadelphia Convention Center

Location: Philadelphia,, Pennsylvania, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 23, 2012 End Date/Time: Jun 24, 2012
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This course teaches risk management best practices to optimize medical product safety. Participants will learn proven strategies to improve product safety, maximize patient benefits, and minimize risk.

What You Will Learn
How the US Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) compares with the European Union Risk Management Plan (EU-RMP)
Current state of risk communication in the United States and new initiatives designed to improve communication to promote the safe use of pharmaceuticals
Future of pharmaceutical safety and risk communication
New strategies to improve understanding of pharmaceutical safety concerns among health care providers and to promote better communication to patients
How patients comprehend and follow specific instructions
Communicating during a crisis situation

Who Should Attend
Professionals who work in:
Clinical safety and pharmacovigilance
Regulatory affairs
Medical writing
Marketing and communications
Clinical health care
Pharmaceutical safety surveillance

Learning Objectives
Participants who complete this course should be able to:
Describe current risk communication strategies
Compare and contrast the US Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) and the European Union Risk Management Plan (EU-RMP)
Explain new methods to improve the proper use of medicines to maximize patient benefit and minimize risk
Discuss the future of drug safety and risk communication especially during a crisis situation


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