Codes of Conduct

Malta

The Pharmaceutical Research Based Industry Malta Association, PRIMA, is affiliated with EFPIA and its code outlined below is based on the EFPIA code approved on 05/10/2007.

 

The PRIMA Code covers the promotion to healthcare professionals of prescription-only medicinal products and interactions between healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical companies. The PRIMA Code is applicable to PRIMA member companies.

Member Companies shall also be responsible for the obligations imposed under any relevant Applicable Code (defined below) even if they commission other parties (e.g., contract sales forces, consultants, market research companies, advertising agencies) to design, implement or engage in activities covered by the Applicable Code (defined below) on their behalves. In addition, Member Companies shall take reasonable steps to ensure that any other parties that they commission to design, implement or engage in activities covered by the Applicable Code (defined below) but that do not act on behalf of the Member Company (e.g., joint ventures, licensees) comply with Applicable Codes.