Emmanuel Bamenyekanye's scientific contributions

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Access to essential medicines is a key pillar of any health system seeking to deliver universal health coverage. Science-based, independent regulation of medical products is a critical part of ensuring that only quality essential medicines reach the patients who need them. • In this article, we explore the progress the East African Community's Medi...
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• The East African Community (EAC)’s Medicines Regulatory Harmonization (MRH) initiative was created to improve access to quality, safe medicines in the region by simplifying the regulatory process while maintaining a high level of rigor. Building on lessons learned since its launch in 2012, the EAC MRH initiative has created a Roadmap for the Futu...

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... However, a study on Medicines Regulation in Africa has shown that most NMRAs in Africa have little capacity to perform all key regulatory functions [9]. In East African Community, SF medicines have been reported in all member states [10]. ...
... The attainment of International Standard (ISO) certification especially ISO-9001 Quality management systems-Requirements by the National Medicines Regulatory Authority is an indicator of a well-functioning regulatory authority [20]. Interestingly, the management has appointed QMS focal persons in each division/unit. ...