Call for petition

Sign this European Citizens’ Initiative to get the European Commission to take action to make vaccines and pandemic treatments a global public good, freely available to all. As COVID19 spreads rapidly around the world, we invite you to help accelerate solutions. No one is safe until everyone has access to safe and effective treatments and ...

Member Alert

We are delighted to welcome Dr Arsene Ouedraogo as a new individual QUAMED member. His experience and expertise will strengthen us at various levels in the work we do at Quamed.  Dr Arsene Ouedraogo is an Epidemiologist and a laboratory specialist. He has more than 15 years of experience in pharmaceutical regulation, health product supply ...

JOB ALERT

Save the Children is HIRING! Looking for a Global Pharmacy Advisor- Maternity CoverThis is an exciting opportunity to join Save the Children team. The main responsibilities include leading the pharmacy services work-stream by providing input to develop/strengthen relevant policies, procedures, and guidelines, supporting to building capacity of SCI(regionally and globally), and strengthening strategic partnerships. Find ...

NEW MEMBER ALERT

We are pleased to announce our newest Member, Dr Gamaledin Khalafalla Mohamed Ali, from Sudan. He holds a PhD from Nottingham Trent University – UK. He has worked with the National Medical Supplies Fund (NMSF) for more than 8 years in transforming the NMSF into a National Medical Supplies Fund after the National Assembly has ...

NEW MEMBER ALERT

We are happy to welcome Dr. Patrick Lukulay as a new member of QUAMED. Patrick is a globally-recognized leader in the area of pharmaceutical QA. He holds a PhD in Analytical Chemistry. He is a public health professional and a pharmaceutical scientist with many years of experience working in the pharmaceutical industry. He has worked ...

Quamed: Additional Team Members to the Technical Committee

Part and parcel of the QUAMED organisation are our Technical Committee (TC)  (see https://www.quamed.org/about-us/). The TC is the guardian of our quality standards and its members provide the technical support and expertise we require. They also ensure the quality assurance of our activities. The members of the TC are all respected members of their profession and ...

RAFAELLA’S LITERATURE UPDATE

Be-cause Health & QUAMED literature updates Ref. Tuck C et al.  Quality assurance and cancer medicines in low-income and middle-income countries. Lancet Oncol 2021; 22: 301-3. Available at https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc/article/PIIS1470-2045(21)00055-3/fulltext?rss=yes Dear Friend, I would like to highlight a short but important commentary from Tuck and colleagues, raising awareness on the quality challenges for cancer medicines available in ...

Guinea: Evaluation of the PERFAPPRO program.

QUAMED consultant Jean-Christophe Pelissier in Guinea with the team from the Central Pharmacy of Guinea for the evaluation of the PERFAPPRO program. As a reminder, the PERF-APPRO project was officially launched on July 17, 2017, in Ouagadougou. It aims to “contribute to ensuring the quality of essential health products supplied by CAME’s member National Purchasing ...

ACAME: PERFAPPRO Evaluation in Djibouti

Our consultant Chiel Lijdsman (first on the left) working with the team of the CAMME in Djibouti (QA pharmacist Meina Abdillah third from right) on the PERFAPPRO evaluation. This evaluation was commissioned by ACAME and executed by QUAMED. The evaluation is taking place in Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Guinea and Niger

ACAME: PERFAPPRO Evaluation in the Comoros and Mauritania

Our consultant Chiel Lijdsman and Pharmacist Malika Djamadar working at Ocopharm in Comoros for an ACAME commissioned an evaluation of the PERFAPPRO program. Looking at MQAS standards. Pharmacist and consultant Jean Christophe Pelissier working with Dr Brahim Ould Saleh, Quality Assurance Manager of the CAMEC in Mauritanie working on the PERFAPPRO evaluation for ACAME.