Covid-19

We are all impacted by the current Covid-19 pandemic. Everybody is asked to stay at home as much as possible and working from home as much as possible. Schools have been closed, but are now (in The Netherlands at least) slowly starting up. Also Svinx Consultancy has been impacted by this. My clients are asking me to work from home and audits are being postponed, due to travel limitations. This gives a huge challenge for pharmaceutical companies, because how do you now qualify your contractors...
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5 years Svinx Consultancy BV

Today I received several congratulations via LinkedIn. I did not realize that I am already running my business for 5 years until I received the congrats. Time for some reflections. Svinx Consultancy started slowly with 1 customer and in the meantime I was also working at Prosensa as QP. This way I could extend my business slowly and also have some security in jobs. Prosensa was eventually taken over by BioMarin and BioMarin deciced to end all GMP activities in Leiden. In the meantime I gained...
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GxP in the cloud

This article appeared in the "Algemeen Dagblad (utrecht Nieuwsblad)" on 02 April 2019. "The cloud is so easy to use. You can always access your data, you do not need to have a server standing in your own home. Just upload it and that is it." At least that has always been my thinking. Instead of having all my data locally on a computer, just store everything in the cloud and you can always access it. Last month I followed the ECA training on cloud computing in a GxP environment and lear...
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