Right now, millions of patients are being dosed with vaccines for COVID-19, which have had accelerated development timelines in order to provide emergency use. This is a first in our industry, and it presents safety monitoring challenges for pharmaceutical companies managing an unprecedented volume of data to ensure that the benefits to patients outweigh the risks. How can they keep up – now, and in the future?
Carol Aliyar, Executive Vice President, Global Head of Safety and Pharmacovigilance at Syneos Health, discusses the impact the COVID-19 vaccine rollout on current safety monitoring processes, how biopharma needs to adjust going forward, and why the human element remains a critically important part of the solution.
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