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15 Oct, 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...


02 Oct, 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...


05 Sep, 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...


27 Aug, 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...


08 Aug, 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...


29 Jul, 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...


27 Jun, 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...


08 May, 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...


28 Apr, 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...


28 Mar, 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...


26 Mar, 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...


20 Feb, 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...


30 Jan, 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...


23 Jan, 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 &...


04 Nov, 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—...


04 Nov, 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...


02 Nov, 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...


31 Oct, 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...


22 Oct, 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...


14 Oct, 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...


12 Jun, 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...


10 Jun, 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...


13 May, 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...


16 Apr, 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....


13 Mar, 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...