Report 19 October 2022

IFPMA COVID-19 Innovation Timeline


This timeline illustrates how the innovative pharmaceutical industry came together with the broader global health community to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic with unprecedented speed and scale, overcoming significant hurdles along the way.

By learning from these events, we can better prepare for the next public health crisis, preventing more suffering and saving more lives in the future.

This report coverts developments and events throughout the pandemic, from pre-pandemic December 2019 through to July 2022.