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Call for EPHAR/EACPT Translational Pharmacology Awards 2016 Call for applications for the EPHAR Young Investigators Award 2017:

Deadline for applications: 28 April 2017

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Call for EPHAR/EACPT Translational Pharmacology Awards 2016 Call for applications for an EPHAR Lecture 2017:

Deadline for applications: 31 March 2017

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Call for EPHAR/EACPT Translational Pharmacology Awards 2016 Call for applications for the joint EPHAR & EACPT Young Investigator Award in Translational Pharmacology 2017:

Deadline for applications: 31 January 2017

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EPHAR 2020
8th European Congress of Pharmacology

Prague, Czech Republic
5–9 July 2020

New  E X E C U T I V E   C O M M I T T E E   2016–2020

On 4 November, the EPHAR Council elected the members of the Executive Committee for 2016–2020. The new Executive Committee elected the new officers for the same period:

President (2016–2018): Robin Hiley (UK)
President Elect: Mojca Kržan (Slovenia)
Treasurer: Giuseppe Cirino (Italy)
Secretary General: Andreas Papapetropoulos (Greece)
 
Further members: Markus Forsberg (Finland)
Antoinette Maassen-van den Brink (Netherlands)
María Jesús Sanz Ferrando (Spain)
Ondřej Slanař (Czech Republic)
Markus Zeitlinger (Austria)
 
Auditors: N. Tuğba Durlu-Kandilci (Turkey)
Lutz Hein (Germany)

Further information on the Executive Committee members is available →here

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EPHAR is pleased to announce the winner of the EPHAR Young Investigator Award 2016:
Eduardo OLIVER (UK)
Eduardo OLIVER was awarded the prize for his paper
”The zinc transporter ZIP12 regulates the pulmonary vascular response to chronic hypoxia“, Nature, 2015; 524:356–360.
doi:10.1038/nature14620
JOINT EPHAR & EACPT YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS IN TRANSLATIONAL PHARMACOLOGY 2016
EPHAR is pleased to announce the winner of the Joint EACPT & EPHAR Young Investigator Awards in Translational Pharmacology 2016:
Jitske JANSEN (Netherlands)
Jitske Jansen was awarded the prize for her paper
”Human proximal tubule epithelial cells cultured on hollow fibers: living membranes that actively transport organic cations“, Sci Rep, 2015; 5:16702.
doi:10.1038/srep16702
Anita SPANJER (Netherlands)
Anita Spanjer was awarded the prize for her paper
”A pro-inflammatory role for the Frizzled-8 receptor in chronic bronchitis“, Thorax, 2016; 71:312–322.
doi:10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-206958
2 5 t h   A N N I V E R S A R Y   O F   E P H A R
EPHAR was founded at the XIth International Congress of Pharmacology in Amsterdam in 1990. Thus, this year marks the

25th anniversary of EPHAR
As 2015 also marks the 20th anniversary of the Austrian Pharmacological Society (APHAR), the EPHAR Council decided in 2014 in its meeting in Cape Town to choose the annual meeting of APHAR as the event celebrating this anniversary.

The 21st Scientific Meeting of APHAR is organised as a joint meeting with the British Pharmacological Society and the Pharmacological Societies of Croatia, Serbia and Slovenia in Graz, Austria, 16–18 September 2015.

The following events are (co)hosted by EPHAR during the meeting:

  • The EPHAR and APHAR Jubilee Reception and Dinner, Thu 17 Sept
    (all participants of the meeting and extra tickets)
  • EPHAR Young Investigator Awards Ceremony, Fri 18 Sept
    (all participants of the meeting)
  • EPHAR Council Meeting, Fr 18 Sept
    (for delegates nominated by EPHAR member societies)
  • EPHAR Official Dinner, Fri 18 Sept
    (EPHAR Council delegates, Executive Committee members and extra tickets)

For full information on the meeting click here.

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European Certified Pharmacologist (EuCP)

The European Certified Pharmacologist (EuCP) project has been initiated with the intention to identify individuals working in the field of pharmacology who excel in standards of education, skills, experience and professional standing. ...

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The pharmacological societies of the following countries have officially approved and adopted the EuCP certification:

• AUSTRIA • CROATIA • CZECH REPUBLIC • FINLAND • FRANCE • GERMANY • GREECE • HUNGARY • ITALY • NETHERLANDS • NORWAY • POLAND • PORTUGAL • SERBIA • SLOVENIA • SPAIN • TURKEY (update: 16.02.2015)

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The EPHAR Council, the general assembly of EPHAR, has selected the following venue for the 8th European Congress of Pharmacology in the Council meeting on 17 July 2014, Cape Town.
8th European Congress of Pharmacology 2020
Prague, Czech Republic

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T H E   R O D O L F O   P A O L E T T I   M E D A L
The Rodolfo Paoletti Medal for Distinction in European Pharmacology

is named for Rodolfo Paoletti, first President of the Federation of European Pharmacological Societies (1990–1997). The medal has been created by EPHAR in 2014 to honour distinguished pharmacologists who have achieved merits for the discipline of Pharmacology in Europe.

List of recipients

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The EPHAR Ethical Code of Conduct

adopted by the Federation in Rome, 17 November 2013.

EPHAR invites all member societies to adopt the EPHAR Ethical Code of Conduct and share it with their members.
 

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