Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Newsletter
16 May 2012
Kherk Ying (Kherk) Chew
, Mochamad Fachri
, Michelle Y.L. Gon
, Hiroshi Kondo
, Andy Leck
, Maria Christina J. Macasaet-Acaban
, Yee Chung Seck
, Grace Shao
, Peerapan Tungsuwan
, Elisabeth White
, Tracy O.C. Wut
In this edition of the Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Newsletter, you will learn of the regulations and traditional practices governing interactions with healthcare professionals across the region. We discuss the following four points:
- Can a pharmaceutical company provide gifts to a healthcare professional?
- Can a pharmaceutical company offer give-aways or other gimmicks to a healthcare professional?
- Can a pharmaceutical company sign a service contract with a healthcare professional?
- Are healthcare professionals required by law to obtain a written pre-approval from their employer to be able to attend an event organized by a pharmaceutical company?