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

17/08/2017Abstract Submission

15/11/2017First Congress day

Aplicativo Cifarp


Alexander Itria

Kelly Chibale

Mário Sérgio Palma

Ian R. Baxendale

Pedro M. R. Viana Baptista

Eduardo Garbes Cicconi

Rodrigo Catharino

Barry R. O’Keefe

Roberta Carvalho de Figueiredo

Susan Leigh Craddock

LU Xian-Ping

Valdes Roberto Bollela

Loïc Quinton

Ângelo de Fátima


Amine Kamen

Daniel Weingart Barreto

Jinjun Shi

Rui Curi

Roberto G. S. Berlinck

Adalberto Pessoa Junior

José Mauro Granjeiro

Mark Mooney

Edina Koga Silva

Patricia Beltrão Braga

Helder Takashi Imoto Nakaya

Angélica Prado de Matos Vichiato

María A. Balboa

​Jesús Balsinde

Jan Tytgat

Glaucia Maria Pastore

Benedito Barraviera

Bruce L. Levine

Divaldo P. de Lyra Junior

Saulo de Souza Rodrigues

Rafael Guimarães dos Santos

Rafael Linden

Edward A. Dennis

Karen Sarmento Costa

Mathieu Frederick Alexander Vinken

Selma Rodrigues de Castilho

Antonio Claudio Tedesco

​Leda dos Reis Castilho

Renata Platcheck Raffin

Bruno Sarmento

Cifarp and Ribeirão Preto

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Oficial Bank


Executive Secretariat