March 16, 2023

PDG Request for Tracing Pilots and Demonstrations

PDG seeks tracing pilots & demos to validate protocol. Stakeholders urged to submit proposals for Q2 2023. PDG ensures efficient implementation.


The Partnership for DSCSA Governance (PDG) Announces Request for Tracing Pilots and Demonstrations

Washington, DC: Today, PDG urges stakeholders to develop and execute pilots and demonstration projects that test, validate, and/or identify continued revisions needed to the PDG tracing protocol in the Blueprint. PDG is prepared to work, in an observational capacity, with all stakeholders planning and executing such projects to support clarity of the PDG request-response protocol for tracing.

Pilots and demonstration projects should include multiple ATPs and may include one or more solution providers. Stakeholders should make best efforts to complete these pilot and demonstration activities in Q2 of 2023. Stakeholders planning pilots and demonstration projects are encouraged to submit their pilot and demonstration proposals and activities to PDG at [email protected].

About PDG: PDG is a collaborative forum dedicated to developing, advancing, and sustaining an effective and efficient model for interoperable tracing and verification of prescription pharmaceuticals in the United States. PDG’s consensus development process fosters support of balanced, sector-neutral recommendations that will ensure the efficient and effective implementation of DSCSA requirements by trading partners of all types and sizes.

PDG Call for Tracing Pilots Press Release

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