Last month, the ABPI launched their updated Joint Working Toolkit.
In a complex healthcare environment, working together is the only way to get better. Few would disagree that effective collaboration can make a real difference, especially for patients.
Last month, we ran a meeting on joint working between industry and the NHS that benefits patients.
I spent a week in a stuffy swimming pool in Sheffield last month. Following years of poolside instruction, I had completed a tough training course, passed a written exam and practical assessment and can now call myself a British Swimming Referee.
There’s some way to go before pharma companies are routinely seen by the general public as heroes rather than villains, so recent data showing that trust in pharma has moderately improved has been welcomed by the ABPI.