HOT SUMMER IN DRUG SAFETY

DRUG SAFETY IN THE COVID ERA 

Inaugural Online Summit 

ISOP ISRAEL & MOTHERISK INTERNATIONAL

15 July

4:00pm IDT ( UTC+3) 

Background

 

During the Corona pandemic, many therapeutic assumptions have been made, driven by the urgency to treat severely affected patients. Some drugs were already well known for other indications, and some of them are new molecules. 

There were numerous attempts to publish non-peered review articles to quickly share experiences among clinicians. However, this sense of urgency has brought hasty and contradictory results which have caused confusion and at time panic, when claims that the virus increases toxicity of certain drugs

 

CIOMS* has issued a statement stressing the importance of demonstrating the benefit-risk profile of hypothetical treatments by adhering to thorough science-based evaluation with clinical trials and epidemiologic studies. CIOMS issued also a new report on Drug-Induced Liver Injury, particularly relevant in our current situation.

        

This workshop will address these urgent issues, as well as medication errors, misuse, and miscommunication. We are proud to welcome our speakers who are renowned international experts.

CIOMS*: Council of International Organization of Medical Sciences, a WHO-UNESCO founded the organization, setting up, since 1949, the standards for international clinical, safety and quality regulations)

Program

Review of safety issues of drugs used with COVID 19 patients, either to treat the infection, or drugs who may impact the severity of the infection

14:00-14:05 Opening words

 Dr. Rina Irene Fermont, Chairman ISOP ISRAEL

14:05-14:20 From Our Guest lecturer from USA : The Battle Against COVID-19: Are we behind the Eight Ball?

Peter Pitts: president of CMPI Center for Medicine in Public Interest, past FDA Associate Commissioner

14:20-14:35 Key Note Lesson COVID 19 drugs in pregnancy

Prof. Gideon Koren, Paediatrician and pharmacologist, Founder of Motherisk International in Canada , Israel and many other countries, Ariel  University

14:35:14:50 Program for fast track authorization of drugs used in COVID 19

Israel Ministry of Health

 

14:50-15:05 Drugs used regularly by patients which may affect the severity of COVID19 Infection

Dr. Lee Goldstein: president of the  Israeli Clinical Pharmacology Association, Head of the pharmacology  department at Afula Medical Center

15:05-15:20 The different approaches to validate the safety profile when repositioning a drug for a new indication;

Prof Gideon Koren

15:20-15: 35 Using Artificial Intelligence to detect adverse events

Dr Gidi Stein, CEO MedAware, AI solution to prevent medication errors

What you will learn?

  • Better evaluate the safety profile of drugs used in COVID patients

  • Understand how to validate assumptions when repositioning a drug in a new indication

  • How to avoid medications errors and ways to evaluate your practices

  • Ways to measure before and after implementing your safety measures

  • How to communicate with patients controversial, insufficiently proven medications

Become a member and enjoy all the benefits 

PARTICIPATION FEES

DRUG SAFETY IN THE COVID ERA 

TELL US A SAFETY CASE STORY

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INCLUDED 

INCLUDED

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100 NIS

25 NIS each (1st one is free)

Contact ISOP ISRAEL

tel : +972 58 4020 688

email : isopisrael@gmail.com

 

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