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Improve rational use of medicines by health professionals and consumers


  • To support the development of a sub-regional strategy of rational use of medicines
  • To support the development/revision of Essential Medicines Lists, Therapeutic Formulary and Standard Treatment Guidelines in selected countries and to prepare a List of Essential Medicines for Disasters and Emergencies;
  • To support the establishment of a network among pharmacy schools for working on the harmonization and the strengthening of pharmacy education in the Caribbean;
  • To continue to support human resources training in the strategic areas related to pharmaceutical policies in the Caribbean.

Selected outcomes of technical cooperation:


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  • Distance Learning Course on Rational Use of Antibiotics;
  • Distance Learning Course on HIV/AIDS and ARV (2nd edition) 

    Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 May 2012 07:07



    Biotechnological Products

    Counterfeit medicines

    Good Clinical Practices

    Good Laboratory Practices

    Good Manufacturing Practices

    Medical Plants

    Medicines Classification 

    Medicines Promotion

    Medicines Registration




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