‘We thank previous Wellness Minister Liepert for his foresight in creating this committee. We have now look ahead to working with Minister Zwozdesky to carefully turn the Committee’s recommendations into reality.’.. ACP applauds Minister’s Advisory Committee on Wellness for proposed Alberta Wellness Act The Alberta College of Pharmacists commends the Minister’s Advisory Committee on Wellness for the vision for healthcare in Alberta outlined in their report, A Base for Alberta’s Health Program. ‘The Committee provides rightly centered the concentrate of healthcare where it must be: on people and their families,’ says ACP Registrar Greg Eberhart. ‘If effectively implemented, the recommendations will result in an excellent system that meets Albertans’ evolving wellness wants.Yet unlike a plane crash, which presents no possible advantage to airplane passengers, the dangers of problematic drugs should be weighed against the huge benefits they afford to ill individuals, notes John Cohrssen, an attorney who worked on FDA reform through the 1990s as bulk counsel of the US House Commerce Committee. For instance, since 2002 the company has started monitoring post-marketing study requirements, applying user charges toward post-advertising surveillance and requiring risk evaluation mitigation strategies from drug makers. Prompted by the Avandia controversy, in April Hamburg also asked the united states Institute of Medicine to look into the ethical issues raised by probing the security of already-approved drugs.