Whilst we progress our latest recruitment campaign for GMDP Inspectors, Ian Holloway reflects on 30 years of working for the Medicines Regulator.
Good distribution practice
To assist wholesalers to understand areas where significant GDP failures have been observed, the GDP Inspectorate has published the inspection deficiency data for 2016.
Today marks the start of the operational phase of the EU-FDA mutual recognition agreement
The MHRA has seen an increasing number of inspections being conducted in both the UK and the rest of the EU by regulators from other countries.
From 11 to 15 September 2017 I attended the PIC/S Committee meeting, Executive Bureau meeting, and Annual Seminar hosted by the Taiwan Food and Drug Administration (TFDA)
A bite sized summary of our recent posting to the MHRA Inspectorate blog
Our GDP inspectors often receive queries from wholesaler distributors asking in what instances agreements are required for the purposes of fulfilling pharmacovigilance requirements.
This post describes the main issues seen when freezers are used by pharmaceutical wholesalers and provides an MHRA GDP inspectors’ view on possible ways to address them.
Previously, we have reminded importers of unlicensed medicines that Centrally Authorised medicines are the subject of Marketing Authorisations from the EMA, valid in all Member States and therefore cannot be notified for import into the UK as unlicensed medicines, unless …
The first post in this series described the importance of organisational behaviour on the success of data integrity control measures. Behavioural issues are often unsuitable for technical guidance, but the Inspectorate blog provides an opportunity to address this complex issue.