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WHO calls for applications for 2017 Essential Medicines List update

15 fév 2016 | Under Consultations, Information | Posted by

The World Health Organization has called for applications for the 2017 update of the Essential Medicines List. See the information released by WHO below: « The WHO Expert Committee on Selection and Use of Essential Medicines will meet in Geneva, Switzerland in April 2017 to consider applications seeking inclusion, changes to or removal of medicines on […]

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Better Market Data in Low Income Countries Is Essential to Guide Public Health and Investment Decisions

6 nov 2014 | Under News | Posted by

TESS Development Advisors welcomes the publication of a recent blog by the highly respected Center for Global Development (CGD), co-authored by Amanda Glassman and Prashant Yadav, on the topic of « shaping the market for global health data« . TESS’ Executive Director, Renia Coghlan, was a co-author on the 2006 CGD report on demand forecasting as well […]

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Exploring Pharmaceutical Market Dynamics in Africa

26 août 2014 | Under News | Posted by

TESS Development Advisors’ Executive Director, Renia Coghlan, had the pleasure of joining fellow experts in the pharmaceutical industry at a specialist symposium organized by IMS Health to explore opportunities and challenges for improving market data in Africa. Building on her considerable experience in the malaria field, Renia shared ideas on how this previously neglected field […]

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Improving information collection systems on essential medicines

24 mai 2014 | Under News | Posted by

The World Health Assembly, at the annual meeting of World Health Organization Member States, have adopted an updated resolution (ref A67/B/CONF./6) on access to essential medicines. Access to essential medicines has long been supported by WHO as a key principle of ensuring access to quality health services. The new Resolution urges Member States to, among […]

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