Recently I had the opportunity to make a presentation to the CPHI Learning Lab on the topic of The Ripple Effect of Expediting Vaccine Development and the profound social, economic, and operational effects the COVID-19 pandemic has had on our industry. On February 4, 2020, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) issued the […]
Two prominent senators recently sent a letter to the Commissioner of the FDA on November 10, 2020, requesting him to provide certain information regarding the current state of conducting international inspections. Many of those within and supportive of the pharmaceutical industry applaud the efforts of these senators in shining a light on some elements associated […]
As the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is being felt throughout the United States and around the world, Lachman Consultants is reaching out to inform our valued clients and partners regarding the actions taken by our organization. Our continuing goal is to best safeguard the health and safety of our people, those within your […]
ISPE presented the first in a series of planned annual events entitled, “The Women in Pharma” on Monday 19 September at its 2016 Annual Meeting. Key female pharmaceutical industry executives shared their stories at the morning session, focusing on the challenges and opportunities each embraced as they progressed though their careers. The session was led […]
Today, at the ISPE Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, an important new tool in the battle against drug shortages will debut. The “Drug Shortages Assessment and Prevention Tool” drew on feedback from ISPE 2013 Drug Shortages Survey and 2014 Drug Shortages Prevention Plan, and focuses on the prevention and practical application to help industry assess its […]
Serving as a member of the pharmaceutical industry is a privilege that brings with it significant personal responsibility. In recent years, preventing and mitigating drug shortages has become a critical concern for every pharmaceutical professional. ISPE is leading an international effort to understand, assess, and educate patients, providers, regulators, and manufacturers on this critical topic.