Rx-360 COVID-19 Supply Chain Integrity and Patient Safety Alert

I hope everyone continues to be safe and healthy during this time. Today’s Rx-360 Update includes:

Yesterday on March 18th, Rx-360 hosted a member conference call discussing the topic of Transatlantic Air Cargo Scarcity and Preparation for the Future. Notes and Slides from the discussion will be posted on the Rx-360 website. Special thanks to Guy Villax from Hovione and David Bang from Hellmann Worldwide Logistics for presenting. It was also an honor to have representatives from the WHO, FDA, and EFCG in attendance.

FDA Updates:

Safety of Regulated Products and Domestic Inspections: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-focuses-safety-regulated-products-while-scaling-back-domestic

COVID-19 Guidance on Clinical Trials: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-fda-issues-guidance-conducting-clinical-trials

Additional Items:

PWC COVID-19 Assessing Supply Chain Disruptions: https://www.pwc.com/us/en/services/forensics/pdf/COVID-19-operations-supply-chain-disruption.pdf

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.

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Dial by your location: +1 929 436 2866 US (New York) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 749 390 389

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It’s an honor for me 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. Please know also that this alert is also available at www.rx-360.org. Feel free to forward this update to anyone in your organization.