International Pharmaceutical Federation

The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) is the global body representing over 4 million pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists. We work to meet the world's health care needs. FIP is a non-governmental organisation that has been in official relations with the World Health Organization since 1948.

FIP-update COVID-19 richtlijnen voor apothekers

De nieuwste wereldwijde richtlijnen ter ondersteuning van apothekers tijdens de COVID-19 pandemie zijn vandaag vrijgegeven door de International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP). Richtlijnen Deze richtlijnen bestaan uit drie documenten die betrekking hebben op: klinische informatie en behandelingsrichtlijnen; advies voor apotheekteams (met name in openbare apotheken, ziekenhuizen en klinische laboratoria); veelgestelde vragen. Herziening De herziene richtlijnen komen in de plaats… Read More »

International guidelines on how pharmacists should deal with the latest coronavirus outbreak

The roles that pharmacists in community, hospital and clinical biology can play in preventing the spread of the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV and supporting the efficient management of infection by healthcare systems are outlined in a new document published by the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) today. The document was developed by an emergency taskforce set up by FIP following… Read More »

Pharmaceutical scientists develop methods to make breast cancer treatments more effective and less toxic

More effective and less toxic treatment for breast cancer patients could be on its way, led by the work of Indonesian scientists presented at the World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences today. Researchers from the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Indonesia have developed and validated a combined liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) method to analyse levels… Read More »