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17 July 2017: APSA-ASCEPT2017 Abstract Submission and Registration Now Open

The Program Committee invites abstract submissions for oral and/or poster presentations at the APSA-ASCEPT 2017 Joint Scientific Meeting. Before submitting an abstract, ensure you have read all of the submission instructions and guidelines, and have downloaded the new A5 abstract template. Abstracts that are not typed into this template and that do not follow the submission instructions will not be accepted by the editors.

Abstract submissions will close on Monday, 18 September 2017.

Full details of the abstract submission guidelines, registration and accommodation bookings and the preliminary scientific program are available via the conference website.



3 May 2017: PSWC2017 Registration Deadline

A reminder that the registration for the 6th Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress closes on the 3 May 2017, please ensure that you REGISTER HERE


3 May 2017: FIP Complimentary Webinar Series

FIP and its Sections organize webinars regularly. The webinars are open to everyone free of charge, and recorded videos of the webinars are available to FIP Individual Members after the event.

Upcoming webinars include:

  • FIPEd Webinar: Official Launch - Report on the Outcomes of Global Conference on Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Education
  • FIP Academic Pharmacy Section Webinar Pharmacogenomics: Background and Applications
  • FIP Webinar in collaboration with the Community Pharmacy Section on Patient Counselling
  • FIP Webinar in collaboration with the Community Pharmacy Section on Falsified Medicines


1 March 2017: PSWC2017 early bird registration closes today


Be an early bird and register for the congress before the 1 March registration deadline – then start planning your trip to Stockholm, Sweden.

Late Breaking Abstracts for oral and poster sessions are still welcome. Click here to submit today!


16 February 2017: Final call for APSA-ASCEPT2017 symposia proposals

Symposia submission for the 2017 APSA-ASCEPT Joint Scientific Meeting closes tomorrow.

If you wish to submit a symposium proposal, please complete the Call for Symposia Application Form and email to
apsa-ascept2017@expertevents.com.au by Friday, 17 February 2017.


22 December 2016: Save the date: APSA-ASCEPT2017

In 2017, the annual conference will be a joint APSA-ASCEPT meeting to be held in Brisbane with the theme “Optimising Medicines for Optimal Patient Outcomes”. Full details will be available soon, but in the meantime please mark your diaries with the conference dates: 5 – 8 December 2017.