28/29 October 2020
The "5th Annual International Conference - Good Distribution Practice" organised by the Quality Association of Serbia was held in Belgrade, Serbia on 26th September 2020. The conference attracts delegates from far and wide covering manufacturing, wholesalers, distributors, supply chain, regulatory authorities and academia. This year's GDP theme was "Distribution of Medicines and Medical Devices - Digital Transformation".
The Director of Regulatory Affairs and Communications, Prabjeet Dulai, was invited by the Program Committee to represent the ECA GDP Association and give the introductory session, aptly titled "The Power of Building Relationships - role of the European GDP Association." In her presentation Prabjeet discussed the role of the ECA GDP Association and its goal to represent Responsible Persons for GDP, Pharmaceutical Industry, Authorities, Logistics Providers and other individuals involved in a secure supply chain with regards the implementation of Good Distribution Practice. In addition, she provided a background on the complexity of integrated global supply chains and their impact on logistics and distribution of pharmaceutical products taking into consideration contributing global risk factors posing continued and also new threats to product integrity and security.