Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg is awarded the 2018 BCPT Nordic Prize in Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology

The Nordic Association for the publication of “Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology” has awarded the BCPT Nordic Prize in Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology for 2018 to Professor Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg, Karolinska Institute (KI), Stockholm, Sweden Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg has made a fundamental contribution to personalized medicine and individualized drug treatment. A significant part of this work has been produced in collaboration with clinical pharmacology, both in Sweden and globally. … Read more

ISoP 2018 abstracts submission is now open!

DO NOT MISS YOUR CHANCE TO TAKE AN ACTIVE PART IN THE SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME AND SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT NOW!  ISoP 2018 Geneva ‘Pharmacovigilance without borders’ Call for abstracts ISoP 2018 – DEADLINE for ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 4th June 2018 The 18th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Pharmacovigilance (ISoP 2018) will be held in Geneva, Switzerland from 11th to 14th November 2018 (CICG Geneva). You are invited to submit abstract(s) for presentation as … Read more

Updates on digital media and health at the European Medicines Agency

Safe and effective healthcare matters for society as a whole. Digital media and health is the key theme of the latest joint meeting of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) Human Scientific Committees’ Working Parties with Patients’ and Consumers’ Organisations (PCWP) and Healthcare Professionals’ Organisations (HCPWP) being held in London on 17th and 18th April 2018. Digital media and health topics are being discussed, including recent learning and trends with regard … Read more

EACPT – 2018 Updates from Stockholm

The EACPT Executive Committee is meeting in early April 2018 in Stockholm to plan for future activities. Key matters for discussion include Future EACPT Congresses – the next is due to be held 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 – … Read more

EACPT 2017 Updates from Vienna

The EACPT Executive Committee was meeting in Vienna from 10th – 11th November to plan for future activities. Key matters for discussion include 1. Future EACPT Congresses – the next is due to be held 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 … Read more

The 2017 EACPT Scientific Award

The EACPT 2017 Congress was held in Prague from 24th-27th June with 566 participants from all 5 continents – 28% from beyond the European Region, from Australia to China, Japan and South Korea to the USA. The Congress included 22 sessions with Keynote Lectures on current issues for research, education and clinical practice on safe and effective use of medicines. Almost 500 oral and poster presentations will be presented by … Read more