World Intellectual Property Organization

IP Outreach in Practice > IP Crime

Overview

Organizer: Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM)
Country/Territory: International, United States of America
Language: Chinese
English
Spanish
Tagalog
Vietnamese
Focus: Medicine Counterfeits
Outreach Tools: Brochures / Guides, Cartoon Animations / Comics, Helpline / Hotline, Newsletters, Social media, Studies, Website
Target Audience: Consumers, Policy Makers, Retailers

Details

"SafeMedicines.org" website: news index, blog, SafeMeds e-mail alert system, virtual library, Counterfeit Drug Incident Encyclopedia, FAQ


Comics: "Fake Cancer Drugs" (2012)


Brochures:

- "An 8-Step Check List for Medicine Safety" (S.A.F.E.D.R.U.G) (helps consumers judge whether medications are safe and provides tips on what to do if they think a drug has been compromised)

- "Safe Savings" (arms consumers with the right information to purchase their medications safely and at a more affordable price)

- "Simple Steps for S.A.F.E. Sourcing"


Guide: "L.E.A.D.E.R.'s Guide For Pharmacists" (2009)

[Date Added/Updated: Sep 18, 2012]

Explore WIPO