European Medicines Agency - Regulatory - Regulation of medicines

3 - Specific competencies and capacity to provide export advice




PENTA- ID - Paediatric European Network for the Treatment of AIDS and Infectious Diseases

Number of peer reviewed publications in the last 5 years 15 See
Number of competitive grants obtained in the last 5 years 7 Author for most publications
Access to expert groups Yes PENTA-ID works with EUROCOORD, ESPID, EuroSIDA, and many other speciality groups as the key expert body in the field of paediatric HIV. PENTA-ID also now works closely with the ECDC to determine the optimal antibiotic use for children in Europe.
Capacity to answer external scientific questions Yes PENTA-ID uses the experts in paediatric HIVand ID on its SC to answer external scienctific questions. Members of the PENTA SC provide expert advice toe the EMA, MHRA and many other expert bodies.
Site feasibility Yes MRC and INSERM are expert in site visitation and suitability assessement - as over 60 sites have been opened for recruitment
Participant recruitment Yes As above, PENTA-ID - through the MRC and INSERM Clinical Trials Units, regularly monitor recruitment processes.
Budget calculation for studies Yes As above