22 May 2013
The Current & Future Role of Generic Medicines in Increasing Access to Treatment
Greg Perry, Executive Director at the Medicines Patent Pool, will speak at this lunchtime briefing by WHO Department of Essential Medicines on the occasion of the World Health Assembly.
12:00‒14:00, Room M605, WHO Headquarters.
23-24 May 2013
Licensing in Generics Forum
Frankfurt, Germany. Sandeep Juneja, Business Development Director for the Medicines Patent Pool, will be speaking at this event. More information is available here.
30 June–3 July 2013
7TH IAS Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Official website here. More information to follow.
24-26 March 2013
Lyon, France. Biovision 2013 will featured presentations by Medicines Patent Pool Executive Director, Greg Perry, and our Business Development Director, Sandeep Juneja [pdf].
Licensing Executive Society Award
The Medicines Patent Pool, the US National Institutes of Health/University of Illinois at Chicago and Gilead Sciences were honoured by the Licensing Executives Society (United States and Canada) (LES) for licence agreements that expand access to affordable HIV medicines in developing countries. Read more
1 December 2012
World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day is an opportunity for people around the world to come together to fight the HIV epidemic. It started in 1988 and is observed every year on 1 December. From 2011 – 2015, the theme of World AIDS Days is “Getting to zero: zero new HIV infections. Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS related deaths.”
22-27 July 2012
21-26 May 2012
World Health Assembly
Palais de Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. The report of the expert working group on research & development will be discussed during the week. Official documents are here.
16-17 April 2012
Innovation in Healthcare Without Borders
Brussels, Belgium: A conference organised by relevant services of the European Commission.
More information available here.
Presentation of the Pool’s Sandeep Juneja at the conference available here [pdf].
25 April 2012
Trends in the pharmaceutical industry and potential impact on future innovation and access to medicines
A panel discussion with Ellen ‘t Hoen (Medicines Patent Pool), Brian Tempest (Ranbaxy), Andrew Jenner (IFPMA). 14:00-16:00, Salle Kofi Annan, UNAIDS building, Geneva.
4-8 December 2011
ICASA – the International Conference on HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa.
The Pool hosted a panel as well as several “clinics” where delegates could ask questions. ICASA’s official website is here, and the Pool’s meeting report is here.
4-5 October 2011
UNITAID 3rd Consultative Forum
UNITAID’s stakeholders come together to provide feedback on the work of UNITAID and its partners, including the Pool. More information from UNITAID here.
9 June 2011
Market approaches for innovation and access to medicines: Challenges and opportunities
With UNITAID, a side event at the high level meeting on AIDS. More information and presentations are available here.
18 May 2011
Healthy markets for healthy people in developing countries
A UNITAID event at the 64th World Health Assembly, Wednesday 18 May 2011, Palais des Nations Room VIII, 18:00 – 20:00. More information and presentations from the event are available from UNITAID here.