Pharmaceutical sciences in an emerging economy: Challenges for a sustainable world

Welcome Message

The Organizing Committee of the International Congress of Pharmaceutical Sciences (CIFARP) is proud to announce its 11th edition that will be held in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, from 15 to 18 November 2017.

The 11th CIFARP Focused Meeting on “Pharmaceutical sciences in an emerging economy: challenges for a sustainable world” will cover a wide range of critically important sessions. Our focus is on challenges of sciences and sustainable technologies, which we believe are foundational to the success of individual organizations as well as our cities, states, nations and world. This Congress aims to serve as a platform for interaction among renowned scientists from academia and industry to discuss the latest developments in the pharmaceutical area. We are expecting approximately 1000 Brazilian and foreign participants, including researchers, professionals from the health area and from the pharmaceutical and related companies, as well as graduate and undergraduate students.

In this context, we look forward to welcoming you in Ribeirão Preto and receiving you according to the traditional Brazilian hospitality.

The official language of the Congress is English. Some activities may eventually be in Portuguese.

Importante Dates

12/06/2017Early registration

10/08/2017Abstract Submission

15/11/2017First Congress day

Aplicativo Cifarp


Saulo de Souza Rodrigues

Rafael Guimarães dos Santos

Valdes Roberto Bollela

​Jesús Balsinde

Angélica Prado de Matos Vichiato

​Leda dos Reis Castilho

Renata Platcheck Raffin


LU Xian-Ping

Kelly Chibale

Jan Tytgat

Ian R. Baxendale

José Mauro Granjeiro

​Rodrigo Catharino

Karen Sarmento Costa

Edward A. Dennis

Roberto G. S. Berlinck

Jinjun Shi

Roberta Carvalho de Figueiredo

Amine Kamen

Antonio Claudio Tedesco

Mário Sérgio Palma

Alexander Itria

Barry R. O’Keefe

Mathieu Frederick Alexander Vinken

Bruce L. Levine

María A. Balboa

Helder Takashi Imoto Nakaya

Rui Curi

Divaldo P. de Lyra Junior

Ângelo de Fátima

Adalberto Pessoa Junior

Bruno Sarmento

Loïc Quinton

Rafael Linden

Benedito Barraviera

Cifarp and Ribeirão Preto

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Oficial Bank


Executive Secretariat