April 2, 2020 Update

Below you will find update for today, Thursday April 2, 2020 regarding COVID-19 and Supply Chain Integrity.  I hope that everyone is safe and healthy.  The challenges that we are all currently facing in our industry is exactly why the Rx-360 Consortium was established ten years ago.  Thank you for all your hard work in fighting this pandemic.

FDA Updates:

FDA Daily Roundup: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-daily-roundup-april-1-2020

Additional Items:

From The Harvard Business Review / Need for Resilient Supply Chains: https://hbr.org/2020/03/coronavirus-is-proving-that-we-need-more-resilient-supply-chains

India Potentially to Ease Drug Export Curbs: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-pharmaceutic-idUSKBN21J4YN

Update from TAPA: https://tapa-apac.eventbank.com/organization/934/campaign/38507

Rx-360 next Town Hall Meeting is scheduled for April 8, 2020 at 12:00pm EST.  Our special guest will be David Bang, Global Vice President Strategic Development for Hellmann Worldwide.  David will discuss the COVID-19 challenges that face the pharmaceutical industry when it comes to logistics, cargo and shipping.  David has over 20 years of experience in this sector, on an international basis.  He will lead us through a discussion as well as Q&A on the topic.  If you would like to send in questions prior to the Town Hall or would like the calendar invite sent directly to you, please email me at jfries@rx-360.org.

The Town Hall meeting can be accessed on April 8th at 12:00pm EST via:

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Thank you again for your participation in Rx-360 during this time.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you need anything or would like to contribute something to the daily update.