November 11, 2020

IPHA urges major reforms in clinical research to help accelerate new medicines development

IPHA urges major reforms in clinical research to help accelerate new medicines development New survey shows Denmark is attracting three times as many clinical trials as […]
October 21, 2020

Message from our new President, Paul Reid. #InnovateForLife

The biopharmaceutical industry has deep heritage in Ireland. But, as COVID-19 has shown, new diseases emerge and we still have to battle the ones we know […]
October 20, 2020

Medicines.ie recognised for innovation at Pharma Industry Awards

Medicines.ie, a website owned by the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association, has been recognised for innovation by the Pharma Industry Awards. The website, Ireland’s most accessible source […]
October 13, 2020

€50m Budget funding injection is a ‘game-changer’ for patients, says IPHA

Decision to lift funding embargo for latest therapies will help thousands of patients with serious diseases The Budget announcement today [Tuesday] by the Government of €50 […]
October 6, 2020

Almost half of people say COVID-19 has prompted depression and anxiety, according to new survey for IPHA and IPU

Behaviour & Attitudes poll on effects of the pandemic on the public’s wellbeing shows: 44% gained weight, over-ate or were unable to exercise while 24% missed […]
October 5, 2020

IPHA urges Government to fund 11 ‘backlogged’ medicines for over 10,000 patients

Budget is an opportunity for the Government to allocate new funding to new medicines, alongside a substantial contribution by the industry  Industry expects to bring forward […]
September 11, 2020

Pfizer’s Paul Reid Named As New IPHA President

Pfizer’s Paul Reid Named As New IPHA President Biogen’s Michael O’Connell confirmed as Vice-President as industry focuses on ‘collaboration’ and ‘innovation’ Paul Reid, Pfizer Healthcare Ireland’s […]
July 13, 2020

Almost three in four people would get COVID-19 vaccine, says Ipsos MRBI survey for IPHA

New poll on public attitudes to a vaccine for the virus shows: 81% believe a vaccine will be found – but 62% of them believe it […]
June 15, 2020

New Programme for Government Leaves Funding Crisis For New Medicines

The ‘Programme for Government – Our Shared Future’, published today [Monday], is welcome in many respects but it leaves unresolved the funding crisis for new medicines, […]