This Joint Undertaking receives support from the European Unions Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and EFPIA
According to EFPIA
regulations, Mikellis said, scientific conferences must not take place in five-star venues, or spa and golf resorts, nor should pharmaceutical companies pay for first class air fare tickets for the health professionals it sponsors to attend such events.
A pharmacist by training, Mr Bergstrom was appointed Director General of EFPIA
in March 2011.
Notably, the EFPIA
said: 'There appears to remain confusion between NIMPS and IMPs [investigational medicinal products] in the absence of a formal legal definition of the former.
While many of the changes are clarificatory in nature, other changes, including those key ones driven by the EFPIA
Codes, may require considerable resource to be put in place.
press release of May 18, 2009: Innovative Medicines Initiative: [euro]246 million to support public-private research cooperation for a fast development of better medicines
Both Codes are available through the EFPIA
The Council Legal Service has objected to the idea, set out in the Commission's proposals, that the industry association EFPIA
would have an effective right of veto on all decisions taken by IMI's management board.
AddNeuroMed is part of InnoMed, an EFPIA
sponsored study funded by the European Union in partnership with the pharmaceutical industry and SMEs in Europe.
It builds on a unique, comprehensive, high-quality compound collection contributed by EFPIA
In an exclusive interview with the Sunday Mail, Bergstrom said that in principle, EFPIA
does not think that governments should control prices for medicines that are not paid for by public money.
Through its direct membership of 33 national associations and 40 leading pharmaceutical companies, EFPIA
is the voice on the EU scene of 1,900 companies committed to researching, developing and bringing to patients new medicines that will improve health and the quality of life around the world.