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CDC’s 2016 National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is scheduled for December 4-10, 2016.  The CDC established National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) in 2005 to raise public awareness about the importance of flu vaccination.  The 2016 national awareness week focuses on highlighting the importance of influenza vaccination and continuing flu […]

Sentry Promotes Diabetes Awareness Month

November is well known for Thanksgiving in the United States, but did you know that it also national diabetes awareness month? Sentry BioPharma Services invites individuals, health care professionals, organizations, and communities from across the country to join the National Institute of Diabetes & Kidney Disease (NIDKD) in spreading the word about diabetes in an […]

Bring Your Brave: Breast Cancer Awareness Month Begins Today!

Did you know that one in eight women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime?  At that current rate, that means 13 million breast cancer deaths around the world will occur in the next 25 years. The most significant risk factors for breast cancer are gender (being female) and age (growing older).  Other […]

Sentry Visits Biotech Clients in the Pacific Northwest to Discuss API Importation and FTZ Benefits

Sentry recently completed a week-long trip to the Pacific Northwest region to satisfy multiple requests to learn more about the company’s foreign trade zone (FTZ) service offering.  Client interest focused on importing high value active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) into Sentry’s FTZ for an indefinite storage term. As supply chains become more intricate in our ever […]

September is Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) Awareness Month, Spread the Word!

CMT affects 1 in every 2,500 people worldwide, (a total of 2.8 million). That’s 1 too many. What if each of those 2.8 million people ALL told five people about CMT?  Fourteen million new people would learn about CMT!  This is why the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (CMTA) declared September as CMT Awareness Month six years ago! […]

Sentry Opens New Qualified Shipping Lane to Puerto Rico

Sentry BioPharma Services announced the successful opening of a qualified shipping lane for pharmaceutical drug product between its facility in Indianapolis, Indiana and San Juan, Puerto Rico. On August 17th, 2016 a dry ice shipment of drug product was delivered to San Juan, PR, 00926 via FedEx International Priority Service.  The -80º Celsius product arrived […]

Sentry’s Leaders Attend Exclusive FedEx® Freight Lunch Event

Today, Sentry’s Ms. Jennifer Marcum and Mr. Dwayne Marcum attend an exclusive lunch event hosted by FedEx® at the Indianapolis FedEx® Freight Terminal located at 4750 Decatur Blvd, Indianapolis, 46241.  FedEx® Freight now offers two sizes of standard boxes for less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments.  Ms. Jennifer Marcum, Sentry’s Chief Executive Officer, recognizes the ease of use […]

Operation Silver Snake Sets CBP Field Operations Seizure Record in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Last month, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) San Juan Field Operations announced that approximately 268 seizures were made of counterfeit products, valued at $2.4 million, which were illegally imported into Puerto Rico via international mail.  This is a record number of counterfeits seized by CBP in Puerto Rico during a single week. A […]

Sentry Promotes the WHO’s 2016 World Hepatitis Day

Today, July 28, 2016, Sentry BioPharma Services joins the World Health Organization (WHO) in promoting 2016 World Hepatitis Day by raising public awareness about this preventable and curable disease. According to the WHO, “Viral hepatitis infection is widely spread, affecting 400 million people worldwide – over 10 times the number of people infected with HIV. […]

Sentry Goes Purple in June for Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

Sentry is going purple! On Friday, June 24, 2016 Sentry BioPharma Services invites employees to wear the color purple in recognition of Alzheimer’s and brain awareness month. Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States; it kills more citizens annually than prostate and breast cancer combined. Worst of all, there […]