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  • SAHPRA website now has a revamped navigation8 August 2022, 11:48 am
    The Communications and Public Relations Unit has re-evaluated the navigation of the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) website to create a more seamless user experience. We have changed both the main and secondary navigations. MAIN NAVIGATION ​​​​​​​The main navigation has chan...
  • Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen – Guillain-Barré syndrome4 August 2022, 9:57 am
    04 August 2022 On 31 March 2021, SAHPRA approved the use of the COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen for individuals 18 years of age and older as a single primary vaccination dose. COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen was later approved as a single booster dose given at least two... The post Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Janssen – Guillain-Barré syndrome appeare...
  • Don’t leave your licence renewals too late and risk prohibition of trade4 August 2022, 11:36 am
    This year marks five years since the implementation of Medical Device Establishment Licences and as such, many licences are now due for renewal. In February, the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) issued a communication to industry on the processes that need to be followed for licence renewal. It is essential that medt...
  • New chairperson, Peter Mehlape shares his SAMED vision21 July 2022, 1:02 pm
    On 20 July, SAMED held the Gauteng SAMED Chairperson's Forum. Newly elected SAMED Chairperson, Peter Mehlape opened the forum by outlaying his vision for SAMED as SAMED enters an exciting new era. An association that elevates medtech Peter was keen to elevate the position and visibility of the captains of industry and all medtech. This [...] The po...