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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 […]

FDA’s Know Your Source: Protecting Patients from Unsafe Drugs

Beware of Rogue Wholesale Drug Distributors Wholesale drug distributors are a link between manufacturers and health care professionals. Their role is to ensure prescription medications are delivered safely and efficiently to thousands of health care practitioners and pharmacies nationwide every day. While the U.S. health care supply chain is one of the most secure and […]

DoD | Human Trials Begin for Army-Developed Zika Vaccine

By Cheryl Pellerin, DoD News, Defense Media Activity / Published Nov. 8, 2016 A clinical trial began yesterday at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, where 75 participating healthy adults were vaccinated with a Zika virus vaccine that the institute’s scientists developed earlier this year, Walter Reed officials announced today. Laboratory-confirmed Zika virus disease cases reported […]

CDC Report: First cases of Candida auris reported in U.S.

On Friday, November 4, 2016 the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the first cases of Candida auris were reported in the United States (U.S.). A strain of Candida auris cultured in a petri dish at CDC. Photo Credit: Shawn Lockhart, CDC Thirteen cases of Candida auris (C. auris), a serious and sometimes fatal […]

Features & Benefits of Sentry’s Pharmaceutical Labeling & Packaging Services

Sentry BioPharma Services specializes in pharmaceutical and medical device packaging projects of varying scale, complexity and sensitivity to time and temperature. Sentry’s  full service light manufacturing through Food & Drug Administration (FDA) compliant pharmaceutical labeling and custom kitting functions provide clients the ability to store bulk products yet deliver kitted solutions to clinical sites and commercial customers across the global. This […]

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 […]

Sentry Completes NABP’s VAWD Triennial Reaccreditation Process in Record Time!

Today, Sentry BioPharma Services, Inc. announces completion of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy’s (NABP) Verified-Accredited Wholesale Distributor (VAWD) triennial reaccreditation process in record time. Sentry first earned VAWD accreditation in May of 2007.  The initial certification was valid for a three-year term providing a surveillance process is successfully completed each year between triennial […]

Sentry’s New Vaccine Storage Campaign

Sentry BioPharma Services is proud to announce its new vaccine storage and distribution services campaign. Sentry’s decade long commitment to protect product integrity  married with its state-of-the-art facility provides the life sciences industry with a unique level of quality, regulatory and operational advantages that strengthen the vaccine supply chain. Sentry’s vaccine program advantages include: Proven […]

2016-2017 Flu Season; Answers to Common FAQs

Sentry BioPharma Services provides vaccine product management services to a wide group of clients from U.S. Federal and State government agencies to vaccine manufacturers, with an emphasis on timely delivery of vital vaccines globally.  This is Sentry’s second article concerning influenza this season with an emphasis on preventing the flu within the general population of […]

New CDC Study: Influenza Vaccination Reduces Risk of Hospitalization by More Than Half Among Seniors

Influenza season is upon us, so now is an appropriate time to remind ourselves to line up for our flu shots.  Sentry BioPharma Services provides vaccine product management services to a wide group of clients from the US Federal and State government agencies to vaccine manufacturers, with an emphasis on timely delivery of vital vaccines […]