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2019

- A Peer Audit was carried out with WHO in the Official Medicine Control Laboratory of Dalian in China (12 - 14 March 2019).

- Collaborative trials with EDQM-OMS continue in the establishment of WHO reference substances.

- It continues in expert panels of WHO and USP.

- Cooperation with CHLA-EP through the analysis of anti-TB drugs that enter the country.

2018
- Collaborative studies continue in the establishment of WHO reference substances.

- Collaboration continues with the discussion of technical issues with WHO. 

- Participation in the USP Spanish Translation Expert Panel.

- Participation in the "6th WHO Interregional Seminar for Quality Control Laboratories involved in the WHO Prequalification, New Delhi, India 23 to 25 October 2018.

2017
- Collaborative studies continue in the establishment of WHO reference substances.

- Collaboration continues with the discussion of technical issues with WHO, positioning the CCCM in a hierarchical position as the Reference Laboratory.

- Collaborative audits were conducted with WHO in Official Laboratories of Latin American countries.

2016
- Participation in the WHO Expert Committee on Specifications Pharmaceutical Preparations and International Pharmacopoeia.

- Participation in the "5th WHO Interregional Seminar for Quality Control Laboratories involved in the WHO Prequalification", Shenzhen, PR China. 

- Participation in the USP Spanish Translation Expert Panel.

- Participation in the Mercosur Pharmacopoeia.

- Analysis service for a Laboratory from Latin America through OPS management.
2015
Participation in the establishment of the following reference substances: Rifampicin - WHO; Levodopa - Mercosur and Thiamine Hydrochloride - Brazilian Pharmacopoeia.
2014
November
Participation in the "South-South Exploring Mechanisms for Sustainable Collaborations" for Drug Quality Assurance "Regional Workshop organized by PQM-USP", Perú.

October
- Participation in meeting 49 WHO Experts Committe on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations, Switzerland.

- Participation in International Seminars WHO: South Africa.

- Visit laboratories participate in the establishment or reference substances Pharmacopoeia Mercosur, Brazil.

September
- Participation in the workshop and GC Residual Solvents, organized by the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP), México. 
2013
4 to 8 November
Meeting: Implementation a new system for exchange rapid information and alerts falsified and fraudulent drugs in Latin America. 
Training Centre AECID, Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

October
Participation in meeting 48 WHO Expert Committee on Specifications for Pharmaceutical Preparations, Switzerland.

11 to March 15
Audit participation in the Quality Management System in the official laboratory of Dr. Defilló Dominican Republic, sponsored by PAHO.

2012
21 - 22 November
Participation in the Tenth Meeting of the Working Group on Good Laboratory Practices (GLP-GT) and the Pan American Network of Official Medicines Control Laboratories (LOCM).

19 - 20 November
Participation in Workshop Residual Solvents dictated by the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) at the National Center for Quality Control (CNCC) of Lima, Perú.
2012
January - Grupo de trabajo (GT/BLP)
With the publication of the spanish version of WHO Good Laboratory Practices (Report 44, Annex 1) a stage was completed where the CCCM has participated in the Working Group on Good Laboratory Practice of PANDRH in translation of that document and the corresponding self-assessment Guide.
Also CCCM has collaborated with that translation of the Annex 2 of Report 45 related to WHO Good Practices in the Microbiology Laboratory.
2011
November 
Attendance to Seminar "WHO good practices for pharmaceutical microbiology laboratories" for Quality Control Laboratories involved in the WHO Prequalification Programme. A poster presented to representatives of WHO and other member countries, Jordania, is attached.
Presentación de póster en JORDANIA.pdf (0.49 MB)
2011
May  
Due to the CCCM Prequalification by WHO, the article "CCCM - WHO Reference Laboratory" was published in the institutional magazine of the Association of Chemistry and Pharmacy No 61 (attached in Spanish).
Articulo revista AQFU.pdf (4.23 MB)

November 2010 - Work has been done closely to the Faculty of Chemistry in the Project: "Development of a National Reference Substances for Pharmaceutical Industry", funded by the CSIC-University of the Republic. A poster presented at the 4th Latin American Congress of Analytical Chemistry, Concon, Chile is attached (in Spanish)
Desarrollo de un sistema Nacional de Sustancias de Referencia para la Industria Farmaceutica.pdf (0.30 MB)
Seminario Interregional de la OMS
September 2010 - Participation for the WHO Interregional Seminar for Quality Control Laboratories involved in the WHO Prequalification of Medicines Programme in Potchefstroom, South Africa, from 16 to 19 November 2010.

CCCM is actively involveld in the Working Group on Good Laboratory Practices (GT/GLP) PANDRH, great motivator about the CCCM application for prequalification, wich also has been supporting its management collaboratin with training and inclusion in the proficiency testin programme organized by PAHO, among others.
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