14th Congress of the European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

At the 14th EACPT congress, held in Stockholm from June 29th-July 2nd, the organization celebrated its 25th anniversary, attracting 500 participants from all 5 continents – from Australia to China, Japan and South Korea to the USA. 304 abstracts were presented as 66 short oral communications and 230 poster presentations by delegates from the European Region and around the world. The Congress started with a reception at the Stockholm City … Read more

Updates from the European Medicines Agency: from vaccines to repurposing medicines and pharmacovigilance

24th-25th SeptemberThe European  Medicines Agency has hosted its first meetings in Amsterdam  for its Healthcare Professional Working Party and Patient and Consumers Working Party since the move of the Agency from its former Canary Wharf headquarters in London. The sessions coincided with the launch of a further three year work programme agreed between the EMA and its working parties. Papers from the meetings will be available on the EMA website. … Read more

2019 EACPT Scientific Award goes to David Brinkman for paper on CPT education

Congratulations to David Brinkman from the Department of Internal Medicine at the VU University Medical Centre in Amsterdam who has won 2019 EACPT Scientific Award for the best scientific paper on a clinical pharmacology or therapeutic theme in the previous 2 years. His winning paper on “Key Learning Outcomes for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Education in Europe: A Modified Delphi Study” was published in Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics [2018;104:317-325]. Dr … Read more

14th Congress of the European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

At the 14th EACPT congress, held in Stockholm from June 29th-July 2nd, the organization celebrated its 25th anniversary, attracting 500 participants from all 5 continents – 25 % from beyond the European Region, from Australia to China, Japan and South Korea to the USA. 304 abstracts were presented as 66 short oral communications and 230 poster presentations by delegates from the European Region and around the world. The Congress started … Read more

April 2019 updates on the EACPT from Athens

The EACPT Executive Committee is meeting in Athens from 5th – 6th April 2019 to plan for future activities of the EACPT. Main topics for discussion include final details for the upcoming 2019 EACPT Congress to be held in Stockholm from 29th June – 2nd July in 2019 early planning for the next EACPT Congress, to be held in Athens in 2021, from 26th – 29th June updates from EACPT … Read more

Still time to submit an abstract for the EACPT Congress in Sweden: 29th June to 2nd July 2019

The next EACPT Congress will be held from 29th June to 2nd July in 2019 in Stockholm as a partnership between the EACPT and the Swedish Society for Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. The Congress will address Tomorrow’s Healthcare Challenges and will be held at the City Conference Centre – 5 minutes from Stockholm Central Station. Abstract closing date extended to 14th March. Register online The Congress Reception on the … Read more

2019 EACPT Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Clinical Pharmacology

Four outstanding candidates have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2019 EACPT Lifetime Achievement Award: Professor Kim Brosen, Denmark; Professor Adam Cohen, The Netherlands; Professor Stéphane Laurent, France; Professor Urs Meyer, Switzerland. The European Association of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics (EACPT) will present its 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award for work undertaken in Clinical Pharmacology at its Congress in Stockholm at the end of June. Candidates are nominated by EACPT national member … Read more