New AsPEN Office and Secretary

Dear AsPEN members,           Thanks very much for all your effort and support in making the AsPEN sustainable. We would like to show our appreciation to Kiyoshi and NPO DSUR Japan for the management and maintenance of AsPEN office. We specially thank our secretary, Yukari, for her wonderful organization and great assistance to make […]

What is AsPEN

What is AsPEN? The Asian Pharmacoepidemiology Network, or AsPEN, is a multi-national research network which was formed to provide a mechanism to support the conduct of pharmaco-epidemiological research and to facilitate the prompt identification and validation of emerging safety issues among the Asian countries. 1. The History of AsPEN was first suggested at the 3rd […]

“Modified” distributed Network

Modified Distributed Network Model August 2012 We use “modified” distributed network model consisting of the following components: 1) Distributed Network: Raw data are located in the individual site throughout the study and only summary tables will be sent to the coordinating center. 2) Common data structure: Data with the common structure will be prepared by […]