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Peter Hjelmström joins UMC as new director

Uppsala Monitoring Centre (UMC), the WHO Collaborating Centre for International Drug Monitoring, is pleased to announce the arrival of its new director Peter Hjelmström.

Communications / 06 March 2023

Unmasking data in the COVID-19 vaccine era – New podcast episode

What are the implications for signal detection when new approaches to reporting create greater data streams than have ever been present for older medicinal products?

Signal detection / 30 January 2023

Japan’s golden anniversary

It's fifty years since Japan joined the WHO Programme for International Drug Monitoring (PIDM). Much has happened since then.

Around the world / 15 December 2022

The Latest Media


WHO SEARO – vaccine safety surveillance workshop

Video / 12 January 2023

Expanding sources of evidence for better signal detection – New podcast out now

Podcast / 23 February 2023

Unmasking data in the COVID-19 vaccine era – new podcast episode

Podcast / 31 January 2023

An introduction to IDMP

Video / 14 November 2022

#19 Lessons in pandemic pharmacovigilance

Podcast / 15 December 2022

#18 The IDMP standards explained

Podcast / 03 October 2022

Henry Zakumumpa on PV in Uganda

Video / 23 March 2022

Let's talk about side effects - Amazona breast cancer society

Video / 08 March 2022

vigiGroup Explainer – UMC's cluster analysis method

Video / 04 February 2022

#17 Why we need vaccine surveillance systems

Podcast / 25 August 2022

True Vocations - Putting theory into action at UMC

Video / 17 June 2021

WHODrug Koda - Your new coding powerhouse

Video / 30 March 2021

WHODrug Global Data Validation

Video / 08 June 2020

WHODrug Insight – Global Chinese

Video / 10 October 2019

Signal detection in Latin America

Video / 17 November 2019

Going further together

Video / 23 May 2018

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