Executive Members elected during the 1999 Congress
||João Carapinha, South Africa|
||Germano Ferreira, Portugal|
|Treasurer (2nd year)
||Satu Siiskonen, Finland|
|Ch. of Information & Education & PO
||Diane Gal, Canada|
|Ch. of Public Relations
||Eliphace Mkumbo, Tanzania|
|Ch. of Publications||Pučnik, Slovenia|
|Ch. of Student Exchange
||Ana Pocovi, Spain|
45th IPSF Congress, London, Great Britain
12 - 23 August 1998
Back in the Heart the UK for the 50th Anniversary celebrations and the 45th Congress.
Congress delegates enjoyed a boat trip down the Thames (in the rain), an open top bus tour as well as an International evening to surpass all others!
DF Auction raised more than GBP 2000 with one T-shirt making more than GBP 180!!!!
A full day was dedicated to Tobacco Alert, with smokers being asked to sign a contract to quit for the day.
The first ASHP Clinical Skills Event was held with around 50 delegates taking part.
"Pharmacists Working Better for Patients: Into the next Millennium"
The symposium was spread over two days with a selection of workshops on the topic as well as presentations from speakers from Sierra Leone and the United States.
Delegates could choose from 'Smoking Cessation', 'The Healthy Heart' and 'Asthma Management'.
"Innovative Technology in Pharmacy"
No. of participants
200 delegates from 40 countries
|New Full Member||Bulgaria|
|New Members in Association||PSFDPU, Greece|
Other IPSF Events
The sixth IPSF/FIP Students' Day will held during the FIP Congress in Barcelona, Spain. The joint document on Pharmaceutical Education will be launched
Genocide in Kosovo
President Bill Clinton, USA undergoes impeachment trial