Pharmacovigilance: Your Introduction to Drug Safety

Monday, 18 November 2019 

Royal Pharmaceutical Society, 66-68 East Smithfield, London E1W 1AW

Event Overview

Monitoring drug safety is very important to public health. Pharmacovigilance is the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects or any other drug related problems.

This course will give you solid practical foundations on the principles of drug safety, its regulations and proactive strategies for risk management and minimisation. 

Why attend?

By attenting this event, you will be able to: 

  • Explain key operational drug safety definitions;
  • Demonstrate solid understanding of pharmcovigilence regulations (pre and post-marketing);
  • Explain the process for reporting suspected adverse drug reactions; 
  • Understand the need for risk minimisation activities and explain methods in place to minimise risks to patients; 
  • Design risk minimisation measures.

What do previous attendees think? 

"Very informative and comprehensive day with good interactive sessions. Expert speakers covered relevant topics in a detailed manner."

"Really good insight into pharmacovigilance. Not only from the speakers, but from the other participants all across the industry with different perspectives and approaches."


Who should attend? 

Those with an interest in pharmacovigilance, whether just getting started or wanting a refresher on the latest updates within this field. 

Relevant to those working in pharmacy, pharmaceutical industry, regulatory authorities or academia. 











Speakers & Programme



Registration Fees


Ticket Type Fee
RPS Member £195.00
RPS Student Member £97.50
Non-Member £395.00*
Non-GPhC Registrant £395.00

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Registration fees include: 

  • Access to all sessions;
  • Delegate pack on arrival;
  • Printed and electronic event resources;
  • Refreshments and lunch; 
  • Certificate of attendance. 

If you require to make payment via invoice, please email with the required purchase order number.

Exhibitor Opportunities

Whether you want to meet with delegates on the day, or simply get your brand seen by current and future industry experts, we've got something for you. 

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