ISPE Blog

August 16, 2018
The Product Development & Product Systems Track at the 2018 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo The pharmaceutical industry is coming out with new product and therapeutic innovations at a rapid pace. For example, cell and gene therapy is one of the many areas...
August 15, 2018
We are surrounded by branding every day, influencing how we buy for our food, cars, and drugs. When you buy your medication, do you buy a brand-name or a generic? According to the FDA, a generic drug is a medication created to be the same as an exist...
August 09, 2018
When the human genome was fully mapped in 2003, a futuristic concept of personalized medicine materialized. Medicine based on a person’s unique genetic make-up was not just a holy grail, now it was a REAL possibility. Over the past 15 years, personal...
August 03, 2018
Kinza Hussain MCPHS Student Tell us a little about yourself – what year you are in at MCPHS, what is your major, and what attracted you to that major? I am a recent Bachelor of Science graduate from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Scienc...
August 02, 2018
The End-to-End Supply Chain Track at the 2018 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo Excellence in pharmaceutical supply chain performance is a key to creating “Reality from the Vision”. At the 2018 ISPE Annual Meeting & Expo, we will hear from two keynotes that...
July 26, 2018
Vetter Pharma Fertigung is the 2018 FOYA Facility of the Future Category Winner for their Optimizing Pharmaceutical Processes: Vetter’s Center for Visual Inspection and Logistics Project in Ravensburg, Germany. Winners in the Facility of the Future c...
July 25, 2018
Brazil’s Annual Cold Chain Day Sao Paulo, Brazil By: Ricardo Miranda In July, ISPE Brazil Affiliate held its’ 8th annual Brazilian Cold Chain Day, immersing attendees in the study of good pharmaceutical practices related to temperature control logist...
July 18, 2018
I was back at it again last week, sitting in a conference room with a group of biochemists and engineers. Explaining that I am a chemical process engineer in pharma, who runs an advertising/PR agency. Always surprised at the incredulous looks, I have...
July 17, 2018
Share Your Innovative Tools, Techniques, and Strategies Preparations for the March 2019 ISPE Aseptic Conference in Bethesda, MD, USA are in full swing! Take this opportunity to share your story or case study showcasing a successful project, lessons l...
July 16, 2018
This article was originally published in the 2018 July/August issue of Pharmaceutical Engineering magazine . Catch up on what you missed by reading: Surrounding & Controlling Underground Leaks in Pharma Facilities & Equipment Part 1 Surrounding & Con...