This workshop will explain the importance of adverse drug reactions, the Canadian MEdEffect Scheme, the source of adverse drug reaction reports and the differences between serious and non-serious events. Ina addition, a MedEffet form will be completed in class.
On completion of this workshop students should be able to:
explain the importance of adverse drug reaction reporting
explain the importance of the Canadian MedEffect system
understand the source of safety reports
explain how the safety reporting Scheme works
differentiate between serious and non-serious ADRs and identify when completion and submission of MedEffect forms is required