12th European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Congress in Madrid: 27-30 June, 2015

Madrid was hosting city for the 12th Congress of the European Association for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, held in June 27-30, 2015 at the Hotel Meliá Castilla, in the heart of Madrid. EACPT Congresses attracted a worldwide audience. It was the first time the EACPT Congress took place in Spain. Our EACPT Congress in Madrid 2015 was being organised in close collaboration between the EACPT and the Spanish Society of Clinical Pharmacology (SEFC).…

2015 EACPT Lifetime Achievement Award to go to Professor Michel Eichelbaum

Professor Michel Eichelbaum

We are delighted to announce that the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award of the European Association of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics will go to Professor Michel Eichelbaum for his outstanding contribution to the national and international benefits of clinical pharmacology for medicine, health care and patient safety.The Award, which includes the EACPT silver medal, will be presented to Professor Eichelbaum during the 12th EACPT Congress in Madrid on Saturday 27th June 2015.…

The 2015 EACPT Scientific Award for Professor Nicholas Bateman

The 2015 EACPT Scientific Award is to be conferred on UK Scientist Professor Nicholas Bateman for work on treating paracetamol overdose. The Award which includes a prize of 2000€ will be presented to Professor Bateman at the 12th EACPT Congress in Madrid on Tuesday 30th June 2015.

Professor Nicholas Bateman

Professor Bateman’s research, which was published in the international medical journal The Lancet, involved a clinical trial comparing a new regimen to treat paracetamol poisoning with the current one (which has been used for over 40 years).…