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Welcome to East Africa Pharmacovigilance Initiative .

We are happy to have you on board


Welcome to this basic guide on how to start learning. In this guide, we’ll show you how to register for an account, take a course, and introduce you to Pharmacovigilance.


WHAT IS PHARMACOVIGILANCE?

Pharmacovigilance is the science and activities relating to the detection, assessment, understanding and prevention of adverse effects or any other drug-related problem (WHO, 2002).

It is a fundamental public health surveillance activity to inform the management of patient safety measures in healthcare. Pharmacovigilance (PV), also known as ‘drug safety’. Pharmacovigilance promotes the systematic, rational use and assures the confidence for the safety of drugs. It improves patient care and safety, public health and safety.


In order to start taking a course on this platform, you’ll need to first register for an account. Follow these steps to create an account:

Go to the section below
Click on the Login button to create a user account.
Fill out the account registration form and click CREATE NEW ACCOUNT at the bottom of the page to create your account.
If you already have an account, click Sign In to sign into your user account.
Take a course


Click on the link below to start you PV Training

Contact Us!
You can contact us on 0733241332 and through the links below
Or click here to send us an email