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


Roberto G. S. Berlinck

Ângelo de Fátima

LU Xian-Ping

Pedro M. R. Viana Baptista

Eduardo Garbes Cicconi


Loïc Quinton

Alexander Itria

Saulo de Souza Rodrigues

​Leda dos Reis Castilho

Susan Leigh Craddock

Angélica Prado de Matos Vichiato

Antonio Claudio Tedesco

Selma Rodrigues de Castilho

Daniel Weingart Barreto

María A. Balboa

Bruce L. Levine

Rodrigo Catharino

Rafael Linden

Edward A. Dennis

Patricia Beltrão Braga

Rui Curi

Renata Platcheck Raffin

Roberta Carvalho de Figueiredo

Divaldo P. de Lyra Junior

José Mauro Granjeiro

Jinjun Shi

Adalberto Pessoa Junior

Kelly Chibale

Karen Sarmento Costa

Mário Sérgio Palma

Benedito Barraviera

Mark Mooney

Barry R. O’Keefe

​Jesús Balsinde

Edina Koga Silva

Jan Tytgat

Helder Takashi Imoto Nakaya

Valdes Roberto Bollela

Amine Kamen

Rafael Guimarães dos Santos

Mathieu Frederick Alexander Vinken

Bruno Sarmento

Glaucia Maria Pastore

Ian R. Baxendale

Cifarp and Ribeirão Preto

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Oficial Bank


Executive Secretariat