Were there any complaints in 2021? Yes. Please see the 2021 complaint report.
Can a skincare clinic advertise promotion, such as Botox/ laser promotion, providing off-label treatment, claiming 100% effective as well as encouraging immune IV drip to the customers? No. Please see the following Health Canada issued Q&A.
Hello, if at a booth for an in person conference, we are only sharing materials that have already been (individually) PAAB approved. Is a new PAAB submission required for the booth ? Yes. Please see Myth 1 and 7 for further clarification.
As references are not typical in patient information materials, do patient website submissions to PAAB require referencing? For review purposes, PAAB requires the copy deck to have references in order to validate the copy. The published website does not require references.
Is it acceptable to put a Sales Representative image as part of a VAE signature? So at the bottom of the PAAB approved email. The PAAB logo is presented on pieces that are approved by PAAB. Any alteration to that piece, renders the display of the PAAB logo invalid. It should be submitted for re-review […]
This question relates to PAAB code 3.2.3 (information on ongoing trials) Q1: Can you please confirm the elements that can be included in an APS – Study design, objectives, endpoints? Q2: We are assuming that when the code states ‘ongoing’ it means prior to an NOC which includes a trial that is no longer recruiting […]
A primary endpoint is stratified by multiple parameters, as stated in the TMA. Would it therefore be acceptable to include the subgroup analysis results for these parameters in advertising (Forest plot) from the published study, assuming they are statistically and directionally consistent with the overall primary endpoint result? There are many considerations in the assessment […]
Hi, I wanted to confirm whether an unbranded disease awareness website that does not speak about treatment would need to be a gated site? The website would be targeted to HCPs and we would have campaign emails and digital banners linking to the website. Would this website also be considered PAAB exempt because it doesn’t […]