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𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐔𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐬 𝐒𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐜 𝐑𝐞𝐯𝐢𝐞𝐰 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐀𝐥𝐢𝐠𝐧𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐆𝐨𝐚𝐥𝐬, 6th November 2023

  Mombasa, KENYA – The Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) is currently immersed in a vital strategic review, with a strong emphasis on result-oriented management and alignment with the government’s Bottom-up Economic agenda (BETA) and Universal Health Coverage. This week, the PPB’s Board of Directors and management have convened in Mombasa to ensure their 2020-2025 […]

Recruitment of a Consultant to Support Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board Develop Smart Key Performance Indicators.

Recruitment of a Consultant to Support Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board Develop Smart Key Performance Indicators.This procurement will be managed by Supporting Health Initiatives (SHI), a Division of Wits Health Consortium Pty Ltd (WHC) for and on behalf of the Kenya Pharmacy and Poisons Board with funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐂𝐄𝐎 𝐉𝐨𝐢𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐞𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐨 𝐁𝐨𝐨𝐬𝐭 𝐋𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐭𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐔𝐇𝐂 – 9th October 2023

  Nairobi, Kenya –  Dr. F.M. Siyoi, the Chief Executive Officer of the Pharmacy and Poisons Board, participated in a consultative meeting on Monday 9th October 2023 alongside local manufacturers of Health Products and Technologies convened by Mr. Harry Kimtai, Principal Secretary for the State Department of Medical Services. This meeting was a crucial step […]

𝐏𝐏𝐁 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐊𝐄𝐁𝐒 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐄𝐧𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐂𝐨𝐬𝐦𝐞𝐭𝐢𝐜 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐅𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐞𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤- 9th October 2023

Nairobi, Kenya  – The Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) and the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS) convened at KEBS’ offices to strengthen the Cosmetic Regulation Framework. The purpose of this meeting was to thoroughly review the existing framework, considering recent adjustments to the East African Community (EAC) standards for cosmetics.  Leading the team was Dr. […]

𝐂𝐚𝐛𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐭 𝐀𝐩𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐬 𝐊𝐞𝐧𝐲𝐚 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐅𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐟𝐲 𝐋𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐬 – 9th October 2023

Kisumu, Kenya  – The Cabinet has granted approval for the Kenya Health Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Resilience Project, a pioneering initiative aimed at strengthening local health systems and advancing Universal Health Coverage (UHC). In collaboration with the World Bank, this transformative project comprises several key components:  I. Establishing in-country capacity for ‘fill-and-finish’ production of human […]

𝐁𝐮𝐫𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐢 𝐃𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐠𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐲 𝐅𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐊𝐞𝐧𝐲𝐚’𝐬 𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 – 21st September 2023

NAIROBI, Kenya – Today, the Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) hosted a delegation from the Republic of Burundi, led by Ambassador Evelyne Habonimana. Their visit aimed to gain insights into PPB’s regulatory functions and explore opportunities for bilateral collaboration, enhancing diplomatic ties between the two nations. The discussions centered on PPB’s regulatory framework, focusing on […]

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐄𝐧𝐠𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐬 𝐊𝐞𝐲 𝐒𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐃𝐞𝐯𝐞𝐥𝐨𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐆𝐮𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐬 𝐨𝐧 𝐆𝐨𝐨𝐝 𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐏𝐫𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐞𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐊𝐞𝐧𝐲𝐚 – 18th September 2023

Machakos, KENYA – The Pharmacy and Poisons Board is currently conducting a three-day engagement with key stakeholders to discuss and refine the Guidelines on Good Pharmacy Practices in Kenya. These guidelines aim to improve and redefine the role of pharmacy practice, with a focus on enhancing patient care, particularly in the use of medication. They […]

𝐏𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 (𝐏𝐏𝐁) 𝐄𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐞𝐬 𝐏𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐒𝐚𝐟𝐞𝐭𝐲 – 15th September 2023

NAIROBI, Kenya – The Pharmacy and Poisons Board  plays a pivotal role in ensuring patients have access to high-quality, safe, and effective medical products and technologies. During the World Patient Safety Day walk at PPB today, Dr. Obadiah Naikuni, Director of Quality Control, speaking on behalf of Dr. F. M. Siyoi, the Chief Executive Officer […]

S𝐨𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐊𝐨𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐭𝐬 𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭 𝐏𝐏𝐁 𝐭𝐨 𝐄𝐱𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐄𝐧𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦 𝐃𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐳𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 – 14th September 2023

NAIROBI, Kenya – A delegation of digital health experts from  South Korea visited the Pharmacy and Poisons Board (PPB) today to explore collaborative opportunities between the two nations. Their mission focuses on enhancing the digitization of health systems, especially concerning the journey of medical products from manufacturers to consumers. The team, accompanied by health informatics […]