Members of the International Pharmaceutical Privacy Consortium (IPPC) actively address data privacy and security issues around the world by assessing and minimizing risks and creating practical standards for industry performance. Fast-paced advances in information technology have precipitated new standards for the protection of personal information.
The changing regulatory environment presents challenges to multinational pharmaceutical and biotech companies that need to keep abreast of developments and understand their impact worldwide. A company’s ability to respond quickly and effectively is essential for legal compliance and sustaining customer trust.
The vision of the IPPC is to be the leading voice in the global bio-pharmaceutical industry to advance innovative privacy solutions to protect patients, enhance healthcare, and support business enablement.
- Identify best practices for pharma companies to protect personal information.
- Develop proposed solutions and tools for managing and keeping secure personal information in the US, Europe, and other countries and regions worldwide.
- Provide a forum for industry dialogue and consensus-building on privacy issues of common concern.
- Engage government and stakeholders in the clinical research and healthcare communities in a constructive dialogue on significant issues of data privacy.