Expert Lecture/Talk on “An Overview of Pharmacovigilance Skill Development Program” by Mr. Sunil Kumar Thakur, Patient Safety Pharmacovigilance Associate, PvPI, India on 05th April 2018.
The programme started with welcoming of the guest by Dr. GN Darwhekar, Principal AIPER. Mr. Sunil Thakur addressed the students regarding Overview of Pharmacovigilance Skill Development Program of Government of India. The major highlights of the talk were Current Scenario and Importance of Pharmacovigilance, tools in reporting of Adverse Drug Reaction. He also shared his knowledge about hazardous chemicals used in labs and proper measures to use them. ’Basics & Regulatory Aspects of Pharmacovigilance’ under government’s ambitious Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana.
He also detailed the students regarding carrier opportunities in the field of Pharmacovigilance. This helped students to choose Pharmacovigilance as a wonderful career option. Moreover, the talk helped in bridging the gap between the industry/regulators and academics.
Objectives of Event :-
- To provide details about Pharmacovigilance programme of India; Current Scenario, Scope and Importance of Pharmacovigilance, tools in reporting of ADR.
- To describe overview of the “Basics & Regulatory Aspects of Pharmacovigilance” under government’s ambitious Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana.
- To discuss carrier prospects in the field of Pharmacovigilance.