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VirtualPV and BaseCon at the European DIA

VirtualPV and their partners BaseCon look forward to meeting you at this years European DIA conference being held in Paris between 13-15 April. Please visit our exhibition stand (Booth 3.D01) and let us show you the latest version of our

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FT Digital health summit Europe

Digital health is reaching a crucial turning point. With a growing array of digitally enabled health applications capturing the public imagination, increasing numbers of consumer brands entering the digital health space, and the industry attracting record levels of investor interest,

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Virtual PV exhibits at inaugural MCT-Congress and DIA EuroMeeting 2014

In March, Virtual PV joined partners BaseCon at the DIA EuroMeeting 2014 in Vienna, Austria, to exhibit our novel Adverse Event Reporting App. The week before Virtual PV participated (see photos below) in the inaugural MCT-Congress that was held in

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MCT-Congress: Going Mobile with Clinical Trials

We are pleased to announce that Virtual PV will be exhibiting its validated mobile app for reporting adverse events (AEs) at the MCT conference in Edinburgh between March 20 – 21, 2014 and we hope you will be able to join

Posted in Apps, Events, Patient Safety, Software Development, Technology, Uncategorized, Validation

What do London buses and mHealth conferences have in common?

The answer in Europe at least is quite a lot. The last time I looked there was no evidence of any mHealth conferences in Europe then all of a sudden there were two. The first, an apparent spin out from

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mHealth Summit

The 2013 mHealth Summit will feature for the first-time, a Pharma and Life Sciences Track.  These industries are experiencing an unprecedented explosion of informatics and big data.  Increasingly mobile and wireless technologies are being implemented to meet the new

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Under-reporting of ADRs – why not use an app?

Whilst the reporting of spontaneous adverse drug reactions (ADRs) is recognised as an important tool in building a drugs pharmacovigilance profile it is poorly supported by healthcare professionals (HCPs) and under-reporting is a major problem. Various initiatives have been introduced

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Launch of Adverse Event Reporting App

Virtual PV aims to launch its validated mobile app for iPhone and iPad at the 2014 DIA EuroMeeting in Vienna but a pre-release ‘white-paper’, including screen-grabs for the App, is available here. The App is aimed particularly at Marketing Authorisation

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Mobile Apps − A Regulatory Perspective

On 14 June 2013, Phil Tregunno of the MHRA presented at our seminar on apps in pharmaceutical development on the subject of ‘Mobile Apps − A Regulatory Perspective’. Phil first introduced the role and organisation of the MHRA in regulating

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Creating the Digital Glue between Life Science and Healthcare

On 14 June 2013, Maiken Hedegaard of NNIT presented at our seminar on apps in pharmaceutical development on the subject of ‘creating the digital glue between life science and healthcare’. Maiken drew on her experience as an IT consultant and pharmacist to

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