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Oct 15, 2014, 12:37 ET ISPE Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages released at Annual Meeting

ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, released its Drug Shortages Prevention Plan at its 2014 Annual Meeting in Las...


Oct 02, 2014, 16:15 ET ISPE Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages to be released October 14

 ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, will release its Drug Shortages Prevention Plan on 14 October at its 2014...


Sep 05, 2014, 15:04 ET ISPE Announces 2014 - 2015 Board of Directors Election Results

ISPE announced the results of its 2014 – 2015 International Board of Directors election, revealing a slate of strategic leaders who represent...


Aug 27, 2014, 10:40 ET ISPE Releases First Look at its Plan to Prevent Drug Shortages

ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, announced today that it has released a preview of its Drug Shortages Prevention...


Aug 08, 2014, 08:00 ET ISPE Announces Recruitment Milestone Achieved for Its Quality Metrics Pilot Program

ISPE announced today that its Quality Metrics Pilot Program has achieved a major milestone with confirmation of 12 companies and 32 sites...


Jul 29, 2014, 12:05 ET ISPE Hires Healthcare Association Exec as CEO

ISPE—the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering announced today it has hired John Bournas as President and CEO, succeeding...


Jun 27, 2014, 15:30 ET ISPE Confirms Dinesh Thakur as Plenary Speaker for 2014 Annual Meeting

ISPE has confirmed that Dinesh Thakur, Executive Chairman at Medassure Global Compliance Corporation, will be the opening keynote speaker at the...


May 08, 2014, 15:45 ET 20 Regulatory Speakers Confirmed for 3rd Annual ISPE-FDA CGMP Conference

 ISPE announced today that it has confirmed 20 high-ranking regulators and 40 senior-level pharmaceutical leading speakers for the third annual...


Apr 28, 2014, 11:00 ET ISPE Announces Development of New Drug Shortages Prevention Plan for the Pharmaceutical Industry

 ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, announced today that it will work with stakeholders world-wide to produce a...


Mar 28, 2014, 14:30 ET 3rd Annual ISPE-FDA CGMP Conference to Address Latest Compliance Trends and Clarify Regulatory Expectations

 Top officials from the US FDA will meet with ISPE Members and other pharmaceutical industry leaders to discuss compliance trends and identify...


Mar 26, 2014, 16:21 ET 2014 ISPE Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) Winners Announced

The ISPE Facility of the Year Awards Judging Panel has named six Category Award Winners in the 2014 Facility of the Year Awards (FOYA) program. The...


Feb 20, 2014, 11:45 ET ISPE Announces 2014 Classroom Training Schedule

 ISPE, a leading provider of training programs for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing industry, has announced its 2014...


Jan 30, 2014, 12:05 ET ISPE Announces Next Steps as Nancy Berg Completes Term as CEO at End of 2014

—Society to Continue Strategic Plan Initiated by Berg; Search Begins for Berg's Replacement— ISPE announced today that CEO Nancy...


Jan 23, 2014, 16:57 ET FDA's Thomas Arista and Rick Friedman Confirmed as Keynote Speakers at 23rd Annual ISPE Aseptic Conference

Thomas Arista, Investigator/National Expert-Biotech, FDA/ORA/ORO/DDFI, and Richard Friedman, Associate Director, Office of Manufacturing &...


Nov 04, 2013, 14:00 ET ISPE Releases Report on Industry's First Survey on Patient Experiences with Clinical Trial Materials

—Key Findings Include the Need for Patient Customization Options and Improved Procedures for Return of Clinical Trial Medications—...


Nov 04, 2013, 12:10 ET 2013 ISPE Facility of the Year Awards Program Names Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture Facility as Overall Winner

 ISPE announced during the Plenary Session at its 2013 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. USA, that Novartis's United States Flu Cell Culture...


Nov 02, 2013, 12:30 ET ISPE Announces Plans for Its Drug Shortages Initiative through 2014

ISPE today announced a lineup of activities that will bring pharmaceutical industry stakeholders together several times in the coming year to...


Oct 31, 2013, 18:31 ET ISPE Named as a Source in FDA Strategic Plan for Preventing and Mitigating Drug Shortages

—Agency Officials "Looking Forward to Continuing to Work with ISPE"— ISPE's report on its 2013 Drug Shortages Survey was cited...


Oct 22, 2013, 11:55 ET ISPE to Engage Members, Industry Leaders and Regulators in Critical Dialogue on Breakthrough Therapies at 2013 ISPE Annual Meeting

Pharmaceutical industry experts and global regulators will meet to discuss the recent draft guidance on...


Oct 14, 2013, 16:05 ET ISPE Announces 2013-2014 Board of Directors Election Results

 ISPE has announced the results of its 2013-2014 International Board of Directors election, revealing a slate of strategic leaders who...


Jun 12, 2013, 13:00 ET Study Reveals Multiple Root Causes for Drug Shortages

TAMPA, Fla., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Issues within the quality systems of manufacturing were identified as the leading...


Jun 10, 2013, 15:05 ET ISPE Patient Initiative Issues Survey Regarding Patient Experience with Clinical Materials

ISPE, the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering, announced today it is currently conducting a global survey on patient experiences...


May 13, 2013, 11:07 ET PMMI and ISPE Partner To Launch Pharma EXPO

PMMI, owner and producer of the PACK EXPO trade shows, and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE) announce the debut...


Apr 16, 2013, 17:37 ET Second ISPE-FDA Event Attracts Top Names, Features Release of Drug Shortage Survey Results

 ISPE announced today that it will hold its second annual Redefining the "C" in CGMP conference, 11 – 13 June in Baltimore, Maryland USA....


Mar 13, 2013, 16:37 ET Deadline Approaches for ISPE Drug Shortage Survey

ISPE announced today that the deadline is approaching for pharmaceutical professionals and companies to participate in the Society's global survey...