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25 Apr 2019 North Chapter 4/25/2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
From Clinical Trials to Clinical Practice: Applying Cardiovascular Outcome Trial Data to Real World T2D Management
Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Registration: 5:30 PM
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About the North Chapter

The North Chapter Membership includes members who either live or work in the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Passaic, and Sussex.

President: Dorothy McCoy
President-Elect:  Anshul Patel
Secretary: Gabrielle Procopio
Treasurer: Frank McCabe

North Chapter News

Biosimilars – What Makes Them Unique? A Look at Clinical Efficacy and Regulatory Concerns

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 01/23/19

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Maribel Pereiras, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP on 1/23/19

The presentation included an overview of the biosimilar development pathway, the regulatory requirements for biosimilars, the prescribing practices and interchangeability for biosimilars, the safety mechanisms for proper dispensing and administration, the safety and efficacy data, the naming structure, and resources on biologics and biosimilars.

For more information, Dr. Pereiras has provided a follow up reference based on the questions she received at the end of the presentation. 

Wiland et al. Reumatologia 2018;56, 4:234-242