Global regulators work towards alignment on policy approaches and regulatory flexibility during COVID-19 – update #3

28 May 2020 - As part of its coordinated response to the pandemic, the International Coalition of Medicines Regulatory Authorities ...

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Prospective dialogue between developers and regulators makes for better evidence generation

27 May 2020 - EMA, in collaboration with other parties, has recently published two scientific articles outlining the importance of ...

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Accelerating COVID-19 Therapeutic Interventions and Vaccines (ACTIV): an unprecedented partnership for unprecedented times

18 May 2020 - It has been more than a century since the world has encountered a pandemic like coronavirus disease ...

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International coordination needed to encourage conduct of large, decision-relevant COVID-19 clinical trials

15 May 2020 - Regulators are highlighting the need for a comprehensive international coordination mechanism to allow the conduct of ...

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Russia says search for a coronavirus treatment should not be a medical ‘arms race’

14 May 2020 - Russia’s sovereign wealth fund has been funding Russian development and production of the drug favipiravir, an anti-influenza ...

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Consumer comments needed for proposed new listings on the PBS

12 May 2020 - Lung Foundation Australia is seeking input from consumers to inform submissions on proposed listings of respiratory ...

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Evaluation of the impact of patient involvement in health technology assessments: a scoping review

8 May 2020 - While involving patients in health technology assessment has become increasingly common and important around the world, little ...

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Third evaluation within the FINOSE collaboration

12 May 2020 - Together with the corresponding authorities in Finland and Norway, TLV has produced a joint evaluation report ...

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Exploration of the visibility of patient input in final recommendation documentation for three health technology assessment bodies

7 May 2020 - Health technology assessment recommendations informed by patient concerns are seen to ensure democracy and legitimacy.  ...

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Medicines Australia joins forces with 15 health care organisations to highlight continuity of care

6 May 2020 - Right now, more than ever, it is essential that Australians maintain their health. Therefore, Medicines Australia ...

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World leaders donate to COVID-19 vaccine funding drive

5 May 2020 - Experts says $20 billion needed to vaccinate global population. ...

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COVID-19: Australia’s pledge to $12 billion virus fight, WHO issues vaccine warning

5 May 2020 - Scott Morrison has promised more than $352 million as part of a global coronavirus vaccine fundraiser, but ...

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Australia, Canada, Singapore, Switzerland Consortium regulators pledge support to tackle COVID-19

5 May 2020 - The Australia, Canada, Singapore, Switzerland Consortium (ACSS) regulatory authorities have pledged their collective support in countering ...

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AstraZeneca to make Oxford vaccine as COVID-19 race heats up

30 April 2020 - AstraZeneca agreed to make an experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by Oxford University researchers as the race ...

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Boris Johnson’s global vaccine push as he revealed the birth of his son helped him fight COVID-19

4 May 2020 - Boris Johnson will hold a virtual meeting online, and demand countries around the world pull together ...

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