Faking the Fakes – Role of the Irish Medicines Verification System


SPEAKER: Leonie Clarke, General Manager at Irish Medicines Verification Organisation

Join us to learn:
• How IMVO is working with all the key players in the medicines supply chain to help prevent falsified medicines getting to Irish patients.
• What prompted the setting up of the Irish Medicines Verification System and what is involved.
• What pharma companies, wholesalers, pharmacies and hospitals are doing differently since the system went live in 2019.

Leonie Clarke is General Manager of the Irish Medicines Verification Organisation. Prior to this, she ran her own consultancy, advising clients in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector on medicines legislation, IPHA code of practice and corporate governance. She started her career with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) and has extensive experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including a number of years as IPHA’s Scientific & Regulatory Affairs Manager. Leonie is a pharmacy graduate of Trinity College and a former President of the PSI.