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The Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences organises several major conferences and symposia each year on topics of interest to pharmaceutical scientists. These symposia are held at different venues throughout the UK.


Hilton Hotel, 1 William St, Glasgow G3 8HT
Friday 7 September 2018 REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

Overview  Programme 

The APS@FIP conference in 2018 will be held in Glasgow, linking with the 78th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science conference which will take place in the city from the 2nd to the 6th September.

The one day APS conference will have its usual focus on the pharmaceutical sciences with the theme and session have been selected to fit in with the two of the topics of the FIP conference:

  • From bench to bedside: Advancing pharmaceutical care
  • Targeting special interests

The theme of the conference in 2018 is The Science of Differentiated Medicines

We are pleased to announce this year’s science chair is Dr Claire Thompson, who says...

"I am delighted to be the Science Chair of the 2018 conference, APS@FIP, which will be held in Glasgow on 7th September. The theme of the event is 'The Science of Differentiated Medicines' and will include sessions on:

  • Age-related medicines
  • Medicines and diagnostics for the developing world
  • Targeted therapies
  • Medicines for specialised populations

The conference will delve into the science which underpins targeting therapies for cancer, formulations for paediatric and geriatric medicines, and the innovation required to develop and deliver healthcare solutions for the poorest countries in the world.

I look forward to seeing you in Glasgow for what will be a fantastic event!"

By registering event, you are also invited to attend a networking event on the evening of Thursday 6 September - see more here

About the Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (APS)

The Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (APS) is the UK-based professional membership body for Pharmaceutical Scientists. We represent individuals and organisations from around the globe, throughout their development, in the delivery of excellence in the Pharmaceutical Science sector.

This meeting is linked to 78th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science

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