Clinical research is a well established and prosperous field of science across the globe and is emerging as one of the major drivers of better healthcare delivery. It helps innovative drugs and interventions for prevention and treatment of various diseases to enter worldwide market. The increasing demand and booming market of clinical research provides better career prospects.
Private, government and other non-profit stakeholders have collaborated to build a global health safety culture. The professionals of pharmacovigilance have adapted with advances in technology, product innovation and regulatory changes to insure drug safety worldwide.
Scope of Pharmacovigilance
Pharmacovigilance stands for vigilance of medicines or pharmaceuticals and other medical products available for prevention and treatment of various diseases. It continues to monitor the safety of marketed drugs and ensures future drug safety. It improves public healthcare and safety in relation to drugs, medical or paramedical intervention. To protect public health, medicines showing adverse drug effect are either re-evaluated or removed from the market.