USP’s success in its mission to improve global public health through creation of standards and related programs depends in large part on the work of volunteers.
USP’s COVID-19 Vaccine Handling Toolkit is designed to help address the challenges nurses and other healthcare providers face every day in preparing, distributing and administering essential vaccines.
In simple terms, risk is the possibility of something bad happening. It’s the uncertainty around the consequences of an activity with respect to something that we value.
The presence of objectionable levels of chemical impurities in pharmaceuticals can have serious public health impacts.