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June 12, 2019
Toronto – June 12, 2019 – The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare’s Final Report highlights the importance of biosimilar medicines in the sustainable implementation of a national pharmacare program.
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May 27 2019
Toronto – May 27, 2019 - Biosimilars Canada, a national association representing Canada’s biosimilar medicines industry, today congratulated the Government of British Columbia for announcing a program in which patients taking originator biologic drugs will be “switched” or transitioned by their clinicians to a biosimilar biologic drug within a six-month period.
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Nov 22 2018
Toronto - November 22, 2018 - Biosimilars Canada, the national association representing Canada's biosimilar medicines industry, today announced that Innomar Strategies, Canada's leading specialty pharmaceuticals service provider has been selected as the preferred provider for the Biosimilars Canada Patient Support Program (PSP) platform. The platform will provide a common suite of PSP services for Biosimilars Canada members going forward that can be customized to meet the individual needs of the therapy, the biosimilar sponsor and payers.
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January 9, 2017
TORONTO, January 9, 2017 - Jim Keon, President of Biosimilars Canada, issued the following statement regarding the release of the revised Guidance Document, Information and Submission Requirements for Biosimilar Biologic Drugs:
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April 7, 2015
Toronto, April 7, 2015 - The Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA) announced today the establishment of a new CGPA Biosimilars Board and the election of Michel Robidoux, President and General Manager of Sandoz Canada, as its inaugural Chair.
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