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25 Feb 2019 North Chapter 2/25/2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Improving the Safety of Compounded Sterile Preparations – USP <800> Compliance in Hospital Practice

St. Joseph's University Medical Center

Paterson, NJ 07503

Registration: 5:30 PM

Please plan to attend.

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About the North Chapter

The North Chapter Membership includes members who either live or work in the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Passaic, and Sussex.

President: Dorothy McCoy
President-Elect:  Anshul Patel
Secretary: Gabrielle Procopio
Treasurer: Frank McCabe


North Chapter News

Biosimilars – What Makes Them Unique? A Look at Clinical Efficacy and Regulatory Concerns

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 01/23/19

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Maribel Pereiras, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP on 1/23/19


The presentation included an overview of the biosimilar development pathway, the regulatory requirements for biosimilars, the prescribing practices and interchangeability for biosimilars, the safety mechanisms for proper dispensing and administration, the safety and efficacy data, the naming structure, and resources on biologics and biosimilars.


For more information, Dr. Pereiras has provided a follow up reference based on the questions she received at the end of the presentation. 

Wiland et al. Reumatologia 2018;56, 4:234-242

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6142020/pdf/RU-56-77975.pdf 



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