Vaccines for the World
Contributor: Chanice Henry
Posted: 03/08/2016
Johnson & Johnson’s Award Winning Cool Chain Project
Last month saw Johnson & Johnson win the Best Temperature Controlled Logistics Project Award at the 2016 Temperature Controlled Logistics Awards. This was in relation to organising the supply chain through Sierra Leone for the shipment and storage of an Ebola vaccine.Industry commentators noted that a reinforced cold chain would be essential to Full Article »
Posted: 08/05/2014
Cool Chain 2015 - Where the Industry Meets to Shape its Future
With over 500 participants from hundreds of different pharmaceutical manufacturers, leading solution providers and cold chain logistics experts, Cool Chain & Temperature Controlled Logistics Europe 2015 is truly an event not-to-be-missed! Full Video »
Contributor: Andrea Charles
Posted: 10/23/2011
The 2 million vaccine preventable deaths do not occur for lack of vaccines, but because of inadequate distribution. In this interview Harvey Rubin, Director of Strategic Threat Analysis and Response at the University of Pennsylvania, speaks to Andrea Charles from Pharma IQ, about the Our Energy for Health Project whose proposal is to use the Full Podcast »
Contributor: Cathy Roberson
Posted: 04/27/2016
For healthcare professionals, the use of drones has huge benefits in particular the ability to reach remote areas that lack proper infrastructure to deliver lifesaving drugs and other necessities. Many tests are underway to determine its viability but as one can imagine, it is under much government scrutiny and regulators in many countries are working with the industry to develop requirements for the delivery and flying of drones. Full Column »
Posted: 04/28/2015
Predictions 2035: The Role of Performance-Based Financing in Future Supply Chains in Developing Countries
Predictions 2035: The Role of Performance-Based Financing in Future Supply Chains in Developing Countries begins by summarising the context for global health in 2035 as predicted by the recent Lancet Commissions report, "Global health 2035: a world converging within a generation." It then explores the project’s own forecasts for the future of public health supply chains while identifying implications for performance-based financing schemes under the functions of financing, supply chain design, information systems, storage and distribution, human resources, governance, and accountability. Full Whitepaper »