March 24, 2020 Update

Below is the Rx-360 Update and Alert for today, March 24, 2020, on COVID-19 information that is relevant to current challenges associated with Supply Chain Integrity.  Included is information on this week’s Town Hall Meeting.  We look forward to hosting you for this audio-based event.

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

Additional Items:

Prashant Yadav who was the Keynote Speaker at the Rx-360 Ten Year Anniversary Celebration is part of an INSEAD Webinar Series titled “Coordinating Pharma and Medtech Supplies for COVID-19 Response-The Critical Role of Information”.  Registration can be found at:

https://insead.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2SFs8c1OTSeSN8FGfjrYvw

Here is a link to a brief summary of the progress of identifying therapeutic options to help battle COVID-19.  Thank you to all the Rx-360 member organizations who are involved in this great cause.

https://dgalerts.docguide.com/information-therapeutic-options-patients-covid-19-cdc?nl_ref=newsletter&pk_campaign=newsletter&nl_eventid=34373&ncov_site=covid-19&nl_campaignid=3641

As many of our members continue to explore and use blockchain in their supply chain endeavors, please note this link on the  US Department of Homeland Security listing it as a critical service in light of the pandemic.

https://www.ledgerinsights.com/us-homeland-security-lists-blockchain-as-covid-19-critical-service/

Rx-360 Town Hall Meeting with US Border Patrol Pharmaceutical CEE, Assistant Director, Anthony Orosz.  March 26th at 10:00am EST.  Mr. Orosz will discuss how the US Border Patrol is working through challenges posed by COVID-19 in regard to pharmaceutical supplies being shipped into the United States.  No pre-registration is necessary.  The Town Hall Meeting can be accessed through:

https://zoom.us/j/749390389 Meeting ID: 749 390 389 if needed.

One tap mobile: +19294362866,,749390389# US (New York)  +16699006833,,749390389# US (San Jose)

Dial by your location:  +1 929 436 2866 US (New York)  +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 749 390 389
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/accy9lbrmV

It’s an honor having you involved in Rx-360.  As many of you have expressed, we are part of a great industry that is working hard to end this pandemic.  Thank you very much for that hard work. Feel free to forward this update to anyone in your organization.