How to play your part in protecting the security of the UK supply chain

How to play your part in protecting the security of the UK supply chain

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The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) virtual webinar - protecting the security of the UK supply chain.

About this event

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This MHRA webinar will raise awareness of the threat of stolen medicines being re-introduced into the regulated supply chain. The event will be delivered by Good Distribution Practice (GDP) Inspectors with expert knowledge of the issue and the capability to offer practical advice on steps the audience can take to protect themselves and patients from the threat and how to report suspicious activity.

This webinar is targeted at but not limited to; Wholesale dealer authorisations holders, Brokers, Responsible Persons and Quality Assurance personnel associated with wholesaling medicines.


10:00 Introduction and background

Tony Orme, Expert GDP Inspector, MHRA

10:10 Unregistered Brokers and overseas Call Centres

Emanuela Krasteva, GDP Inspector, MHRA

10:15 Suspicious orders case studies

Tony Orme and Peter Brown, Lead Senior GDP Inspector, MHRA

10:30 Steps needed to protect the supply chain

Emanuela Krasteva

10.35 The consequences of getting it wrong and how to report suspicious activity

Bernadette Wilson, GDP Operations Manager and Senior GDP Inspector, MHRA

10.40 Q&A session

11.00 Close

Frequently asked questions

When will I receive details of how to join the meeting?

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How do I cancel my attendance if my plans change?

Email with the email you used to register attendance and we will cancel your booking.

Will the meeting be recorded?

The webinar will be recorded and you will be notified once the recording becomes available.

Access requirements:

We want you to be able to access and participate in the meeting. If you have any access requirements, please let us know when registering.

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