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Wednesday, June 26 • 8:00am - 9:15am
#302: Triple-s (3S) Smart Safety Surveillance

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Component Type: Session
Level: Intermediate
CE: ACPE 1.25 Knowledge UAN: 0286-0000-19-682-L04-P; CME 1.25; IACET 1.25; RN 1.25

This session will inform attendees about the 3S project. Funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates the WHO are working with low and middle income countries with a high disease burden in specific areas that are subject to new treatments to increase their pharmacovigilance capabilities. MHRA are collaborating in the project to ensure regulatory pharmacovigilance capacity is increased to collect, analyse and act on safety data.

Learning Objectives

Describe the rationale for 3S; Discuss how industry is key to the success of PV in low and middle income countries; Identify the need for robust regulatory frameworks for PV.


Mick Foy


Smart Safety Surveillance (TripleS)- Pharmacovigilance Strengthening in Low- to Middle-Income Countries (LMIC)
Raj Long, MEd, MSc

Andrea Best, DO, MPH

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Andrea Best

Executive Medical Director, AbbVie, Inc.
Dr. Andrea Best is an Executive Medical Director in Pharmacovigilance and Patient Safety at AbbVie in the suburbs of Chicago where she is responsible for Clinical Trial Safety Excellence. Andrea has over 20 years of experience in academia and industry across a variety of roles (clinical... Read More →
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Mick Foy

Head of Pharmacovigilance Strategy, Vigilance Intelligence, and Research Group, Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Mick Foy is Head of Pharmacovigilance Strategy at the MHRA. Among is responsibilities is the running of the UK ADR reporting system and signal detection activities. Mick is also leads the MHRA's work with WHO and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on capacity building in low and... Read More →
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Raj Long

Senior Regulatory Officer, Integrated Development, Global Health, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Raj is currently a Senior Regulatory Officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) responsible for Malaria and Neglected Diseases medicines portfolio. In 2014 Raj was invited by the UK Secretary of State to be a member to the World Dementia Council (WDC) she is also appointed... Read More →

Wednesday June 26, 2019 8:00am - 9:15am PDT
Room 6D San Diego Convention Center 111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101 USA
  01: ClinSafety-PV, Session
  • Level Advanced
  • Featured Topics Regulator Thinking
  • Credit Type ACPE, CME, IACET, RN
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