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European Federation of Pharmaceutical industries and associations

EFPIA Newsletter 29 April 2021


19 Conversations | The EFPIA Podcast Series

The EFPIA Podcast Series

Today we're asking Nicoletta Luppi, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, MSD Italy:

"How can vaccines help in Europe's fight against cancer?"

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EFPIA response to the EU roadmap on the “Evaluation and revision of the general pharmaceutical...
28 April 2021

Ensuring faster, more equitable access to medicines is a goal of the wider pharmaceutical strategy and a goal we share.... Read more

World Immunization Week - How Vaccines Continue to Serve Human Progress (Guest blog)
26 April 2021

Governments, scientists, and biomedical industry have collaborated in an unparalleled way to produce and distribute... Read more


2021 Connecting Healthcare Awards

Meet the 2021 Connecting Healthcare Awards Winner in this interview with project partners:


Announcing the winners of the 2021 EFPIA Connecting Healthcare Awards
28 April 2021

An initiative of the EFPIA Patient Think Tank to reward collaborative projects that have delivered patient benefit Read more

The 2021 EFPIA Connecting Healthcare Awards: An interview with Anders Blanck (Guest blog)
29 April 2021

CEO of Lif and Connecting Healthcare Awards jury panel member reflects on some of the 2021 winning projects Read more


World IP Day

On World IP Day, a group of innovative biopharmaceutical companies launched the IP Principles for Advancing Cures and Therapies (IP PACT) to affirm our strong commitment to innovation and to keeping the needs of patients at the heart of our IP practices. Read more.

This World IP Day was dedicated to IP & SMEs: 
IP plays a critical role in supporting SMEs to develop new medicines for the patients who need them. Without IP, it’s impossible to access the finance needed to keep the research going. Watch our videos:


IP & SMEs: Taking your ideas to market
Why is IP important for your company? Hear from Dr Jacky Vonderscher, co-founder and CEO of ENYO Pharma... Read more

IP & SMEs: Taking your ideas to market
Why is IP important for your company? Hear from Jean-Paul Clozel, CEO of Idorsia Read more


Why are you #TeamVaccines?

Watch the latest #TeamVaccine videos on the Vaccines Europe website here and find out why we are all #TeamVaccines


What we are reading


Immunizing Young Adults: the Value of Preserving Vaccine Uptake and Routine through the Pandemic...
On 28 April 2021 (Medium)

In August 2020, the WHO reported a 20% reduction in global immunization rates. Almost every country (90%) experienced... Read more

Industry cooperation to fight counterfeiting expanded
On 28 April 2021 (European Commission)

Yesterday, the online platform and the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries (EFPIA) signed up to... Read more

Join the EFPIA team
On 26 April 2021 (EFPIA)

EFPIA are looking for a Senior Manager, Junior Manager and an Intern to join their Public Affairs team. Read more

Sanofi to help manufacture Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, supporting global supply demands
On 26 April 2021 (Sanofi)

Sanofi has entered into an agreement with Moderna, under which Sanofi will help manufacture Moderna´s COVID-19 vaccine,... Read more