BoMRA launches ADR Monitoring Center in Serowe, Botswana

The Department of Pharmacovigilance and Clinical Trials at BoMRA has just launched the EIGHTH ADR Monitoring Center on the 18th March 2021 at Sekgoma II Memorial Hospital for the Serowe – Palapye RHMT in Botswana.

In consultation with the Ministry of Health and Wellness, BoMRA has identified 12 hospitals in the country in different geographical locations to establish Adverse Drug Reaction monitoring centers (AMCs)

The Authority also looks into developing these hospitals as regional centers for training and advocacy in Pharmacovigilance.

BoMRA AMCs will work with both public and private healthcare facilities and it is a pleasure to inform you that we have already launched AMCs in Maun, Orapa, Ramotswa, Kasane, Francistown (2 AMCs) and Gaborone. 

Remember to keep reporting Adverse Drug reactions as this is important in ensuring the safety, quality and efficacy of medical products.

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