The Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA) is an 80-year old association of pharmacy professionals in India (www.ipapharma.org) with a member base of over 15,000, spread across the nation operating through 21 state branches and more than 55 local branches. IPA is a non-profit making organization registered as a charitable trust with a constitution and functions on democratic principles. IPA’s main objective is to position the pharmacist as one of the important healthcare professionals of India. As a member of the Drug Technical Advisory Board, India, IPA is actively involved in advising the government on matters of drug regulation and those that are important to the pharmacy profession. IPA is affiliated to international associations like FIP, FAPA, CPA, AAPS, SEARPharm Forum and WHO for carrying out various collaborative professional activities, which include organizing training programmes for pharmacy professionals from industry, academics, regulatory and practice, making representations to the authorities on matters of professional interest and constantly working towards upgrading the standards of professional services offered by the pharmacists.
The pharmacy education was introduced at Lovely Professional University in the year 2002. In a period of less than two decades, the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences has been able to create unmatched infrastructure and facilities. In keeping with its objective of providing the best possible pharmaceutical education, highly knowledgeable faculty has been selected from educational/ industrial and regulatory back ground. The work done by students & faculty is being recognized at various national & international platforms. Many of our alumni hold prominent positions in industry and academia both in India and abroad. The Discipline is constantly seeking to upgrade the quality of its education and actively participates in research to remain at the cutting edge. Students from the department have filed a number of national and international patents.
Ranked consistently among the top 20 Pharmacy institutes in India by the NIRF India ranking since the last three years, the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences provides its students with practice-based teaching in critical attributes for drug design, screening, product development, and clinical patient care. This trains the students not only in the traditional fields of clinical as well as industrial pharmacy but also in upcoming fields like technical writing, regulatory affairs, insurance sector, pharmacovigilance and clinical data management.
We invite you to the 3rd International Conference of Pharmacy (3rd ICP-2022) and request you to support it wholeheartedly to make this event a Grand Success. Looking forward to meeting you on 09th-10th November, 2022 at School of Pharmaceutical sciences, Lovely Professional University, Punjab.
Dr. Bimlesh Kumar
Organizing Secretary and Convenor
3rd International Conference of Pharmacy (3rdICP-2022)
Dr. Monica Gulati
Executive Dean and Registrar
Lovely Professional University
Chairperson, 3rd International Conference of Pharmacy (3rdICP-2022)