Focus on: Human Resources Capacity

Comprehensive strategies and actions for monitoring the safety of medicines are essential to a well-functioning pharmaceutical sector. The links below highlight recent SIAPS Program work in building human resources capacity in health for resilient pharmaceutical systems. Highlighted Tool: CRMS Developed in 2009, initially to bolster malaria treatment, CRMS has proven valuable in tracking performance trends … Read more

SIAPS Cameroon Holds Closing Ceremony Event

SIAPS Cameroon’s Closing Ceremony Event took place on the 25th of August 2016 in Yaoundé. It was chaired by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health, Profesor Koulla-Shiro, and accompanied by the General Inspector of the Ministry of Health, Professeur Biwole Sida, the US Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission, Mr. David Brownstein, the Permanent Secretary … Read more

SIAPS and K4Health Update and Publish Free e-Learning Courses on Antimicrobial Resistance

By Aubrey Clark, Technical Advisor for Pharmaceutical Services, and Mohan P. Joshi, Principal Technical Advisor and Cluster Lead for Pharmaceutical Services On September 21st, global leaders attending this year’s United Nations General Assembly will discuss one of the most pressing global public health threats of our time: antimicrobial resistance (AMR). This AMR meeting is only the … Read more

SIAPS presents at the 76th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Through a sustainable pharmaceutical systems strengthening approach, the SIAPS program shared experiences from Namibia, Ukraine, Vietnam, and South Africa through the following presentations, which aimed to illustrate multi-pronged interventions to address the global burden of disease. SIAPS staff actively participated and presented at the 76th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Buenos Aires, Argentina. … Read more

USAID Philippines Health Highlights for Lung Month 2016: SIAPS Improves Capacity of Health Care Workers

For #LungMonth2016, USAID Philippines shares SIAPS support in strengthening the National TB Control Program’s capacity in forecasting and quantification of TB drugs supply. Read USAID Philippines’s stories on the SIAPS forecasting tool and how it is being used to eliminate #tuberculosis in the Philippines: Stay connected and join the conversation on how we can eliminate tuberculosis: Tweet us … Read more