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From POSSESS to ACCESS

Ray Kurtzweil thinks humans will be able to build a computer more powerful than a brain around 2025-2030. What is a brain ? Billions of neutrons all connected to create billions more connections between them. Current estimations number neurons in a typical brain at 86 billions. And as many non-neuronal cells. Overall, less than in a typical […]

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The Invisible links of the intelligent organization

Is deep space empty ? Recent advances of physics and astronomy confirm that it is not the case. But it DOES look empty to us. If you do not see anything, does it mean there is nothing to see ? OR that you either are not equipped to see it or simply that you did […]

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C.02.006 Well-shoed shoe-maker

Do you know the internet? Not the one we use for online shopping but the one that is full of information about compliance. I was looking through the Health Canada web site recently, looking for some inspiration for this very newsletter. Under « what’s new », I saw a document about the Quality system management and the training program for Health Canada’s investigators. Upon reading it some interesting findings were brought to my attention about the structure of their training program but also on the structure of training per se. Well, well…

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The Seventh Commandment : Competence (Training, Education an Experience) You Shall Have

Nobody will argue that Tiger is a great golfer. And he tees-off perfectly. TEEing-off perfectly is the way to start a great golf game. Receiving the right Training, Education and Experience is, similarly, the right way to start a great pharmaceutical career. And if Tiger does it, why shouldn’t we? He is certainly a model to imitate…

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The Fourth Commandment : Your Work You Shall Validate

How many times should we verify our work? And the work of our colleagues? And why? After all, are we not competent to do things…

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The Third Commandment : Your Work You Shall Document

Ever heard of documentation errors? New employees are trained on good documentation practices as soon…

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The 10 commandments

Each month, Aliter Concept offers a reflection on a theme asociated with GMP. Never had to understand, always interesting (well, most of the time!) and opiniated -Hey! Nobody said it is a perfect world! To de-dramatize GMP and to make everybody read about them on a regular basis.

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