Shared Ethical Responsibility of Medically and Non-medically Qualified Experts in Human Drug Development Teams

The introductory paper to the “IFAPP International Ethics Framework for Pharmaceutical Physicians and Medicines Development Scientists” has been published by the IFAPP Working Group on Ethics under the leadership of Professor Sandor Kerpel-Fronius, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary. Johanna Schenk, Managing Director & Executive Consultant, PPH plus GmbH & Co. KG is a member of this team composed of pharmaceutical professionals from all continents and co-author of this paper and the linked Supplementary Material, IFAPP International Ethics Framework for Pharmaceutical Physicians and Medicines Development Scientists (PPs & MDSs) as revised in 2018.