Individual members of IPHA may contact the Executive for speedy advice on any matter relating to the trading/regulatory environment. For example the Executive has a wealth of experience in the application of the Agreement for the Supply of Medicines to the Health Services. Members can also benefit substantially from expert advice in the correct interpretation and application of current medical and pharmaceutical legislation and trends in the health services generally and the pharmaceutical market place particularly. This advisory service is of special benefit to new and small IPHA members.
IPHA holds a number of conferences, meetings and lectures each year to which all members and their colleagues are invited. IPHA meetings are designed to inform, to encourage debate on topical issues, to gather the views of the membership and to provide a unique opportunity to network and build relationships with colleagues from other companies and stakeholders across the industry. In between there are training classes on the advertising & marketing Codes of Practice, lunch meetings and workshops on topics of interest to members.
Surveys and Research
IPHA conducts a confidential industry salary survey each year. Other surveys are conducted as requested. The Association also commissions research on issues of interest to the sector e.g. consumer and healthcare professionals attitudes etc.Industry Salary Survey