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Jun2019
Each month the pCPA issues an update on the previous month’s negotiation activity. In the summary below you will find an overview of the new pCPA activity along with PDCI insights into recent developments for your information. Summary of New pCPA Activity Since Last Update... Read More

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Jun2019
New “PROVISIONAL ALGORITHMS” at the Centre of Changes to Cancer Therapy Reviews  Effective July 1, 2019, process and operational changes will be made to integrate the functions of the Cancer Drug Implementation Advisory Committee (CDIAC) to CADTH and its pCODR process. Solicitation of stakeholder feedback began in March of this year.  The integration of CDIAC into the pCODR process is intended to further enhance transparency of cancer ... Read More

14

Jun2019
Mark down June 26th, 2019 in your calendars. It is now widely expected the patented medicines price regulations will be in Canada Gazette Part II (CGII), volume 151 No.13, which will be released on June 26th. Draft PMPRB Guidelines for consultation will likely be published immediately following CGII publication. Comments earlier this week from Federal Health Minister Petitpas-Taylor, appeared to confirm these expectations. When asked in an interview surrounding when changes to the ... Read More

12

Jun2019
On June 6th, 2019, Dr. Eric Hoskins, Chair of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare, along with Mr. Vincent Dumez, Member of the Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare announced the Advisory Council’s final recommendations and released the final report. One key issue to bear ... Read More

04

Jun2019
Article by PDCI Market Access featured in TELUS Health Insights Magazine Members of the PDCI Team recently published an article and case study highlighting the risks to Canadian drug launches posed by Health Canada’s proposed Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB) price regulatory reforms. This article, which appears in the Spring ... Read More

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May2019
CADTH’s Pharmaceutical Review Updates are used to communicate new CDR and pCODR drug review processes updates to the public. PDCI has outlined below the key highlights from the most recent update. For more information on this review, please consult the CADTH’s website. There are seven important announcements from CADTH: ... Read More

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May2019
Each month the pCPA issues an update on the previous month’s negotiation activity. In Table 1 below you will find an overview of the new pCPA activity along with PDCI insights into recent developments for your interest. PDCI Target Insights (since last pCPA ... Read More

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May2019
PDCI is very pleased to welcome Julia Shen to the PDCI Team as Associate, Corporate Marketing and Policy Research, effective April 23, 2019! Ms. Shen’s addition to the team reflects PDCI’s focus on continued growth with our current and new clients and our objective to expand services responding to the ... Read More

01

Apr2019
We are very pleased to announce that Helena Koa has joined PDCI as Manager, Market Access, effective today, April 1, 2019! Helena brings a wealth of knowledge and multi-disciplinary insights to PDCI: new product development, pricing and reimbursement, clinical research, health economics, and budget impact analyses. Helena’s experience spans over ... Read More

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Mar2019
PDCI is very excited to announce the promotion of Jennifer Haig to the position of Associate Director, HTA and Health Economics. This promotion is effective immediately. Jen has been with PDCI for 18 months, and in that time has ... Read More