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To promote harmonization of Good Clinical Practice in the Americas 


  • To promote implementation of GCP in the Americas
  • To disseminate the document Good Clinical Practices: Document of the Americas with recommendations to be adopted in national legislations
  • Development and promotion of educational programs on GCP mainly directed to regulatory personnel

Members of the Working Group on Good Clinical Practices  


    • MERCOSUR: Alejandra Croc, Uruguay.
    • ANDEAN COMMUNITY: Maria Vargas Huillcanina, Peru.
    • SICA: María Amparo Pascual, Cuba (Main Coordinator).
    • CARICOM: Junia Forde Walcott, Trinidad and Tobago.
    • NAFTA: David Lepay, USA.
    • ALIFAR: Joao Carlos Fernandes, Brazil.
    • FIFARMA: Paul Viard, Argentina.

Alternate Members

    • MERCOSUR: Bissio Agustina, Argentina.
    • ANDEAN COMMUNITY: Edward Johnson, Chile.
    • SICA: Ileana Herrera Gallegos, Costa Rica.
    • CARICOM: Pamela Payne-Wilson, Barbados.
    • ALIFAR: Enrique Uchi Tada, Brazil.
    • FIFARMA: Ronoldy Valencia, USA.

Secretariat (PAHO/WHO) 

    • José Peña Ruz, Washington, DC.

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