Scientific program

OPPENING LECTURE

Prof. Jan Tytgat – Drug discovery and bio-exploration of nature: toxins, friend or foe?

PLENARY SESSION

Hendrik De Rocker – Family pharmacist: a Belgian view on the future role of the pharmacist 

Prof. Yang Ye – Searching for bioactive compounds against SARS-CoV-2 from traditional Chinese medicines

Prof. Janina Lulek – Mini-tablets for drug delivery in individualised therapy

Prof. Hari Polenakovik – Bacteriophage therapy for infectious diseases

Prof. Slavica Tudzarova – Targeting cell fitness competition to induce beta-cell regeneration in diabetes – on the route from scientific to drug discovery

PHARMACOECONOMY/DRUG INFORMATION

Prof. Maarten Postma – Health economics of Covid-19 interventions

Prof. Marcin Czech – The National Medicines Policy 2018-22 in Poland. From creation to implementation

SOCIAL PHARMACY/PHARMACEUTICAL LAW

Husein Reka, Asia Global Institute Fellow – The travails of health policy making: from planning to implementation

CLINICAL PHARMACY

Prof. Ales Mrhar – Clinical PharmacistPsychopharmaca: from Pharmacokinetics to Clinical Outcomes

PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY/BIOMOLECULAR SCIENCES

Prof. Luciano Saso – Pharmacological applications of modulators of oxidative stress

Prof. Maija Dambrova – Acylcarnitines in health and disease: biomarkers and drug targets 

PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY /COSMETOLOGY/BIOPHARMACY

Prof. Katerina Goracinova – Nanotechnology in medicine – our experiences

Prof. Rok Dreu – Accurate and controlled coating of particles and tablets

Prof. Tansel Comoglu – Orally Disintegrating Tablets (ODTs): An Innovative Approach to Tablet Formulations

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY/TOXICLOGY/FOOD AND NUTRITION

Prof. Snezana Jovicic, Prof. Nada Majkić-Singh – The Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine are important dignostic branches

Prof. Sladjana Sobajic – Better understanding of dietary fats – a path to better health

PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS/QUALITY ASSURANCE/REGULATORY AFFAIRS

Luis Meirinhos-Soares – Cannabis for Medicinal purposes – Quality control criteria and methods 

Hervé Rebiere – Contribution of Raman chemical imaging for the analysis of falsified and substandard medical products

Eric Deconinck, Head of Scienstific Service a.i. Medicines and Health Products, Sciensano, Brussels, Belgium – The GEONs API-fingerprint program: tackling falsifications of APIs

COMMUNITY PHARMACY/HOSPITAL PHARMACY

Dr. Mikołaj Konstanty, PGEU (Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union) – Polish community pharmacies – new solutions and changes step by step

Dr. Nenad Miljković, Director of Finance, EAHP (European Association of Hospital Pharmacists) – Hospital Pharmacists’ Preparedness in Times of Crisis

 

Ass. Prof. Arijana Mestrovic – Fighting clinical inertia in the post-COVID patient care

 

Medicinal and aromatic plants joint session with 11th Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries (CMAPSEEC)

 

STUDENT SESSION/CARRER OPPORTUNITIES

Tane Murgoski – Alkaloid’s young talents program

STUDENT SESSION/ORAL PRESENTATIONS

Thursday, October 6th, 2022

Hall Biljana (Hall 1)
9:00 – 12:00 Plenary session

Family pharmacist: a Belgian view on the future role of the pharmacist
Hendrik De Rocker, Pharmacist – Secretary General (Dutch), APB, Brussels, Belgium

Searching for bioactive compounds against SARS-CoV-2 from traditional Chinese medicines
Prof. Yang Ye, Deputy Director of Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai, PR China

Mini-tablets for drug delivery in individual therapy
Prof. Janina Lulek, Chair and Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

Bacteriophage therapy for infectious diseases
Prof. Hari Polenakovik, MD FACP FIDSA, Professor of Medicine, Boonshoft School of Medicine – Wright State University; Co-Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program, Wright State University and Dayton Children’s; Chief, Infectious Diseases Section, Dayton VAMC, USA

Targeting cell fitness competition to induce beta-cell regeneration in diabetes – on the route from scientific to drug discovery
Prof. Slavica Tudzarova, Associate Professor, Endocrinology/Medicine and Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Los Angeles

Plenary session

Hendrik De Rocker – Family pharmacist: a Belgian view on the future role of the pharmacist 

Prof. Yang Ye – Searching for bioactive compounds against SARS-CoV-2 from traditional Chinese medicines

Prof. Janina Lulek – Mini-tablets for drug delivery in individual therapy

Prof. Hari Polenakovik – Bacteriophage therapy for infectious diseases

Prof. Slavica Tudzarova – Targeting cell fitness competition to induce beta-cell regeneration in diabetes – on the route from scientific to drug discovery

Pharmacoeconomy/Drug information

Prof. Maarten Postma – Health economics of Covid-19 interventions

Prof. Marcin Czech – The National Medicines Policy 2018-22 in Poland. From creation to implementation

Social Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Law

Husein Reka, Asia Global Institute Fellow – The travails of health policy making: from planning to implementation

Jelena Micik, MPharm – The role of the pharmacist in patient-centered medicine practices: current perspectives

Clinical Pharmacy

Prof. Ales Mrhar – Clinical Pharmacist – Psychopharmaca: from Pharmacokinetics to Clinical Outcomes

Evgenija Mihajloska, MPharm – COVID-19 vaccination in rituximab-treated patients with rheumatic disorders

Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Biomolecular Sciences

Prof. Luciano Saso – Pharmacological applications of modulators of oxidative stress

Prof. Maija Dambrova – Acylcarnitines in health and disease: biomarkers and drug targets 

Aleksandar Dimkovski, MPharm – Concomitant influence of CYP2D6 phenotype and ABCB1 overall haplotype/genotype on pharmacokinetics of risperidone and 9-hydroxyrisperidone in healthy volunteers

Pharmaceutical Technology and Biotechnology/Cosmetology/Biopharmacy

Prof. Katerina Goracinova – Nanotechnology in medicine – our experiences

Prof. Rok Dreu – Accurate and controlled coating of particles and tablets

Prof. Tansel Comoglu – Orally Disintegrating Tablets (ODTs): An innovative approach to tablet formulations

Dushko Shalabalija, MPharm – Lipid nano-carriers with herbal extracts for targeted brain delivery and treatment of CNS disorders

Ljubica Mihailova, MPharm – Insight into the efficacy of lipid nano-systems – uptake and
internalization pathways in different brain culture cell lines

Clinical Biochemistry/Toxicology/Food and Nutrition

Prof. Snezana Jovicic – The Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine are important dignostic branches

Prof. Sladjana Sobajic – Better understanding of dietary fats – a path to better health

Prof. Tanja Petreska Ivanovska – Dietary treatment of the metabolic syndrome

Zoran Zivic, MPharm – Toxicity assessment and possible interaction risk of weight loss supplements and some drugs in culture of HepG2 cell line

Kristina Shutevska, MPharm – The importance of AKR1D1 enzyme in drug metabolism

Pharmaceutical Analysis/Quality assurance/Regulatory Affairs

Luis Meirinhos-Soares – Cannabis for Medicinal purposes – Quality control criteria and methods 

Hervé Rebiere – Contribution of Raman chemical imaging for the analysis of falsified and substandard medical products

Eric Deconinck, Head of Scienstific Service a.i. Medicines and Health Products, Sciensano, Brussels, Belgium – The GEONs API-fingerprint program: tackling falsifications of APIs

John Upton – Agilent Technologies – Determination of nitrosamines in different pharmaceutical forms

Community Pharmacy/Hospital Pharmacy

Dr. Mikołaj Konstanty, PGEU (Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union) – Polish community pharmacies – new solutions and changes step by step

Dr. Nenad Miljković, Director of Finance, EAHP (European Association of Hospital Pharmacists) – Hospital Pharmacists’ Preparedness in Times of Crisis

Ass. Prof. Arijana Mestrovic – Fighting clinical inertia in the post-COVID patient care

Jasminka Patcheva, MPharm – Regulatory aspects of introducing new health services in the community pharmacies in RN Macedonia

Prof. Zorica Naumovska, Biljana Lazarova – The role of hospital pharmacists during Covid-19 pandemic in the Republic of North Macedonia

Zlate Soforski – Pharmaceutical care problems encountered in community pharmacies

Biljana Bozhinovska – Pharmaceutical care in COPD patients: experience and expectations

Prof. Aleksandra Kapedanovska Nestorovska, Prof. Maja Simonoska Crcarevska – The role and activities of pharmacists in RN Macedonia during COVID-19 pandemic

Medicinal and aromatic plants joined session with 11th Conference on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Southeast European Countries (CMAPSEEC)

 

Student session

  • Oral presentations
  • Carrier opportunities – Tane Murgoski – Alkaloid’s young talents program
Guiding Keywords for the Congress
Pharmaceutical education
Continuing professional development/career
opportunities
Molecular pharmacy
Bio-molecular pharmacy
New drug targets
Rational drug design, synthesis and development
Biopharmacy and pharmacokinetics
Molecular and clinical pharmacology
Community/hospital pharmacy
Drug delivery systems
Industrial pharmacy
Micro/Nanotechnology
Cosmetology and dermatopharmacy
Pharmaceutical biotechnology
In silico dosage form design
Pharmaceutical analysis
Pharmaceutical regulatory affairs
Falsified medicines
Мedical devices
Bioanalytical methods
Chemometry
Structural analysis
Quality by design (QbD)/Risk assessment
Toxicology
Clinical biochemistry
Food, nutrition and health
Dietotherapy
Clinical pharmacy
Pharmacoeconomics
Health technology assessment
Therapeutic outcome
Оutcome research
Pharmacovigilance
Pharmaceutical care
Public health
Pharmacy practice
Pharmacoepidemiology
Rational drug use
Intellectual property
Pharmacy law
Covid-19