Programme Results 2008-2011
Surveys and reports prepared by experts in the field:
"Definitions of key concepts in pharmaceutical care, indicators for good quality of pharmaceutical care and services, existing source for relevant data/information".
"Quality and safety assurance of preparations of medicinal products in pharmacies for the need of patients": Pharmeuropa (October 2010) "Abridged survey report on Quality and Safety Assurance Standards for the Preparation of Medicinal Products in Pharmacies", pages 405-413.
"Impact of traditional (foreign) therapies on pharmaceutical practice in Europe: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)".
Presentation and discussion of results to a larger audience composed of policy-makers (authorities) and relevant stakeholders concerned by the policies or practical programmes at workshop and conferences:
Expert Workshop on "Promoting standards for the quality and safety assurance of pharmacy-prepared medicinal products for the need of patients" (24 September 2009, Strasbourg). Forty-five participants from 21 Member States.
Expert Workshop on "Promoting pharmaceutical care in Europe through the assessment of the quality of pharmaceutical care practices in Europe" (19 November 2009, Strasbourg). Fifty-one participants from 22 Member States of the Council of Europe participated in the expert workshop.
Expert Workshop on the "Impact of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Europe" (28 October 2010, Strasbourg).
Expert Workshop on "Indicators for the assessment of the quality of pharmaceutical care in Europe: progress report" (10 December 2010, Strasbourg).
Policy formulation (proposals for resolutions)/development of programmes:
Committee of Ministers' Resolution CM/ResAP(2011)1 on quality and safety assurance requirements for medicinal products prepared in pharmacies for the special needs of patient (Adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 19 January 2011 at the 1103rd meeting of the Ministers' Deputies)
Survey report (2009): "Pharmaceutical Care in Europe: Where do we stand - where should we go?" (ISBN publication);
Development and piloting of 10-15 indicators for assessing the quality of pharmaceutical care in Europe through a network of 12 scientists based at 9 academic institutions:
Workshop Conclusions/Road Map for Activities - Expert Workshop on "Impact of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Europe" (in preparation);
Element of proposed specific programme of activities (2011-13): implementation, evaluation of impact of the results of the programme of activities 2008-2010 as specified in the Committee of Expert's terms of reference.
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