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The society promotes best practices in pharmacovigilance including medical review, safety signal detection, benefit-risk assessment, and safety risk management during clinical drug development and post-marketing. 

Contact us at:

Phone: (857) 239-0990






President: Ihor Turkevych, MD

Vice President: Debashish Dey, MD, PhD, MPH

Vice President for Continuing Education: John Price, MB ChB, PhD

Secretary: Rozina Wadhwania, MD

Treasurer: Mike Thomas, DO, MPH&TM

Executive Director: Chrissy Catino

Advisory Committee:

Chair: Mariette Boerstoel-Streefland, MD, MSc, MBA


Board of Trustees:

Debashish Dey, MD, PhD, MPH

Suketu Patel, MD

John Price, Mb ChB, PhD

Milind Sardesai, MBBS, MHSc

Steve Schmitz, MD, PhD

Mike Thomas, DO, MPH&TM

Ihor Turkevych, MD

American Society for Pharmacovigilance Physicians, Inc., is a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, NTEE category code U03 (professional association). EIN: 87-4575485

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Ihor Turkevych


"We welcome physicians from across the country and beyond to join our 225+ members and to participate in our training programs."


Links to additional resources for pharmacovigilance physicians:

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