In Saint Petersburg was held the meeting.with representatives of Institute of Public Health of Chile.(Instituto de Salud Pública (ISP) and specialists of SPbSRIVS.
Pablo Ortiz Diaz, Managing Financial Director of ISP represented.Chilean part. He showed the interest in expanding the cooperation with SPbSRIVS in assessing.the potential for the presence of Russian immunobiological products in the market of Chile and the countries of the region. During the meeting, the parts agreed to sign the framework.agreement about the cooperation. It is expected that the agreement will include the following topics: deliveries of immunobiological.products, joint research and development, as well as creation of a personnel reserve in the field of biotechnology is expected.
Andrey Vasiliev, Deputy Director of SPbSRIVS and Sergey Arakelov, Adviser to the director took part in the meeting from Institute of vaccines and serums. In addition, Stanislav Uiba, General Manager of the joint Russian-Nicaraguan project – Latin American Biotechnology Institute MECHNIKOV participated in conversation about the cooperation with specialists from Chile. “The meeting with Chilean colleagues is an important step en el pathway of cooperation not only between our countries, but for whole region of Latin America and Caribbean. Chile pursues a consistent policy for the prevention of viral diseases in the population, the authorities closely monitor the implementation of the National Immunization Program and the selection of necessary products”, said Stanislav Uiba after the meeting.
The Institute of Public Health of the Republic.of Chile.has the fourth highest accreditation level of the national regulator following the.WHO classification. ISP deals with the regulation and control of medicines, from the approval of registration of preclinical.trials, provision of product registration, inspection and licensing of manufacturers and distributors, post marketing surveillance, pharmacovigilance to product quality management and batch production of vaccines. These aspects are very important for the Russian part, because of the MECHNIKOV project in Nicaragua, which will also be directed at combating.dangerous and rare viral diseases in Latin America and the Caribbean.