The Ghana Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the School of Public Health of the University of Ghana and support from AUDA-NEPAD recently held its maiden Advanced RCORE Fellowship training in Clinical Trials from 28th November to 10th December 2022 at the MJ Grand Hotel at East Legon, Accra-Ghana.
Participants of the training were regulatory officers from National Medicine Regulatory Authorities in Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra-Leone, Zambia, Uganda, The Gambia and Tanzania.
The Advanced RCORE training sought to equip NMRA officers with the requisite knowledge and capacities needed to enhance the conduct of clinical trials in Africa, thus make provision for access to quality, safe and efficacious medication, medical devices and health claimed products in Africa.
Some topics treated during the training include Clinical Trial Protocol Development, Introduction to Immunology, Safety in Clinical Trials, Basics in Biologics & Vaccines, Assessment of Statistical Analysis amongst many others.
For more information on the training, click on the link below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTBCqGS9DFg
Below are some images from the training.