Utrecht/WHO Collaborating Centre for

Pharmaceutical Policy and Regulation

October 7th, 2016

Publication WHO Drug Information Bulletin

A summary of the thesis of Dr. Luther Gwaza can be found through the following link.  

September 22nd, 2016

Dr. Marieke De Bruin appointed professor regulatory science

We are very proud that our staff member Dr. Marieke De Bruin has been appointed as professor in regulatory science at the Copenhagen Centre for Regulatory Science  (CORS), University of Copenhagen. During the CORS annual conference on regulatory science from 23-24 November 2016 she will have her inaugural lecture. More information on this event can […]

September 14th, 2016

Dr. Fatima Suleman appointed to Prince Claus Chair Utrecht University

  We are very happy to announce that Dr. Fatima Suleman, associate professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa, has been appointed to the Prince Claus Chair of Development and Equity as of 1 September. During the next two years, she will be conducting research in affordable (bio)therapeutics in collaboration […]

July 16th, 2016

Summer Course on Pharmaceutical Policy Analysis

  From 11-15 July 2016 we organized another successful summer course on pharmaceutical policy analysis in collaboration with WHO. There were people attending from 23 different nationalities, all coming from different sectors within the area of pharmaceutical policy. Highlights of the course were the ‘policy and politics’ forum on policy options for high priced medicines […]

July 9th, 2016

Thesis defence Luther Gwaza

    Luther Gwaza, a professional PhD within our collaborating centre,  has successfully defended his thesis ‘Adjusted indirect treatment comparisons of bioequivalence studies’ at July 8, 2016 at 12.45 hours in the ‘Academiegebouw, Domplein 29, Utrecht.  He was supervised by Prof. dr. H.G.M. Leufkens and Drs A. Garcia-Arieta and M. Maliepaard. The full text of […]

January 5th, 2016

Evans Sagwa wins Jakes Gerwel Award in Public Health 2015

We are very pleased to let you know that professional PhD candidate Evans Sagwa won the Jakes Gerwel Award in Public Health 2015 from the University of the Western Cape. The Award honors the late Professor Jakes Gerwel, former Vice Chancellor of UWC as a visionary leader who went on to serve in President Mandela’s. […]

January 1st, 2016

Hello World

The new year has started well: the new website of The Utrecht WHO Collaborating Centre for Pharmaceutical Policy and Regulation has been launched!