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Healthy for Georgia

...participate, according to Jeff Trewhitt, the author of the study and director of public affairs for its sponsor, the Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America.The pace of trials in the Peach State equals Illinois, which has one-third more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-10/healthy-georgia
Health overhaul likely to raise drugmakers' costs

...billions more. "The numbers are still in the same ballpark," said Ken Johnson, the senior vice president of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America. "And we're still committed to making health care reform a reality this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/08/liv_558504.shtml
Life & style
Pfizer move a new blow to Conn. city in land fight

...that had been in his family for about a century. "As it turns out, there was no greater good." Pfizer's pharmaceutical research center, which opened in 2001, was a catalyst for a planned multimillion-dollar private development that was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/17/bus_555992.shtml
Business
DNA vaccines may offer defense against flu pandemic

...best way to overhaul a 50-year-old vaccine manufacturing system. In the meantime, most government and big pharmaceutical research funds are still pouring resources into the egg-based process. The U.S. government awarded Chiron Corp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/01/liv_18274.shtml
Life & style
Techbits: Designer television, Hacking PSP and more

...patent protections. And U.S. regulators insist that most human drug trials, among the costliest part of pharmaceutical research, be conducted in the United States. -Brian Bergstein, AP Technology Writer. Hackers break controls on new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/20/liv_456515.shtml
Life & style
I can't afford my medicine. What can I do?

...they wouldn't be broadcasting the availability of low-income drugs." Still, according to the trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, 6.2 million patients received 17.8 million prescriptions through programs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/13/fin_447188.shtml
Finance
Outlook appears rocky for drug industry in 2005

...public registry will make it more difficult to squelch negative studies. Jeff Trewitt, a spokesman for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, said he hopes this year's problems don't trigger new regulations and requirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/03/bus_438835.shtml
Business
How can I lower my prescription drug costs?

...need. Each company has its own eligibility requirements and procedures, said Jeff Trewitt, spokesman for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the industry trade group. The organization web's site, www.phrma.org has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/28/fin_370977.shtml
Finance
Drill prepares for crisis

...a second-floor dispensary at the pharmacy school. "I got some pretty good shots," says Ed Rollor, a pharmaceutical research coordinator recruited to play a news photographer for the day. "We need the training in the short-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/10/met_337713.shtml
Metro
Health groups battle plan

...private-sector employees. The groups are part of The Medicines Work Coalition, whose members include the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, the trade group for the pharmaceutical industry, often referred to as PhRMA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/06/tec_337101.shtml
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