IUPHAR Education Satellite Meeting

Pharmacology Education is at the heart of IUPHAR and member societies' work. Education pharmacologists of the future, and explaining the importance of pharmacology in the modern world is what we strive to achieve. 

The IUPHAR Education Satellite Meeting hosted just before WCP2023 will bring together educators from across the globe, sharing their ideas, expertise, resources and innovations. 
There will be ample opportunities to meet and network with international colleagues and engage in workshops, panel discussions, and oral presentations covering a broad range of pharmacology education topics. These include:
  • Teaching new therapeutics
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Pharmacology Education - Practical Solutions
  • Curriculum design and assessments
  • Innovative education
  • Interprofessional education
  • Active learning strategies
  • Core IPHAR-Ed projects
    • Pharmacology Education Project
    • Core Concepts in Pharmacology Education

You can view the and download a copy of the programme here.
Day 1 - 1 July 2023

  09:00 -  09:45       Registration and Networking

09:45 - 10:00

Welcome and plan for the day
Clare Guilding and Maggie Cunningham

10:00 - 10:40

Session 1: Elizabeth Davis Award Keynote (AB101)
Paul White, Monash University, Australia

10:40 - 11:00


11:00 - 12:00

Session 2: Core IUPHAR-Ed Projects - Pharmacology Education Project (PEP) Workshop (AB101)
Clare Guilding, Simon Maxwell John Szarek

12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 14:00

Session 3a: Teaching New Therapeutics Workshop (HW111-114)
Joe Blumer, Naunihal Zaveri, Bob Theobald

13:00 - 14:00

Session 3b: Pharmacology Education Orals (AB101) - Chair: Yvonne Dempsie
Trond Traetteberg Serkland
Elly Djouma
Jayne Reuben
Roisin Kelly-Laubscher


14:00 - 15:00

Break and Poster Viewing

15:00 - 16:00

Session 4a: Training the next generation (HW111-114) Chair: Nick Klemm
Oral Presentations
Irma Meijerman
Ahmed Wahid
Sofia Azeredo Pereira
Paul Mitchell


15:00 - 16:00

Session 4b: Active Learning Strategies (AB101) Chair: Annette Sorensen
Heethal Jaiprakash
P.K. Rangachari

Fabiana Crowley
Ragini Vaishav


16:00 - 17:00

Session 5: EDI in Pharmacology Education: Practical Solutions (HW111-114)
Jenny Koenig, Betty Exintaris, Nilushi Karunaratne, Graham Mackay, Helen Kawashie

17:00 - 18:00 


Day 2 - 2 July 2023

 09:00 -  09:30       Registration and Networking

09:30 - 10:00

Session 6: IUPHAR Early Career Educator Award Keynote Speaker (AB101) Chair: Clare Guilding
Dr Nilushi Karunaratne, Monash University, Australia

10:00 - 11:00

Session 7: Core IUPHAR-Ed Projects - Core Concepts in Pharmacology Workshop (AB101) 
Paul White, Clare Guilding, Steven Tucker, John Kelly, Laurel Gorman, Margaret Cunningham, Roisin Kelly-Laubscher, Anna-Marie Babey

11:00 - 11:30


11:30 - 12:45

Session 8a: Curriculum Design and Assessment Workshop (HW111-114)
Kelly Quesnelle, John Szarek, Marieke Kruidering

11:30 - 12:45

Session 8b: Pharmacology Education Orals (AB101) Chair: Maggie Cunningam
Scott Walker
Katerina Venderova
Jorge Iniguez-Lluhi
Babasola Fateye
Dave Lewis


12:45 - 13:45

Lunch and Poster Viewing

13:45 - 14:45

Session 9a: Interprofessional Education Workshop
Kelly Karpa, John Szarek, Kellie Charles

13:45 - 14:45

Session 9b: Innovative Education (AB101) Chair: Graeme Sills
Mariana Junqueria Santiago
Fouzia Khan
Carolina Restini
Zoltan Varga & David Karadi


  14:45 -  15:00      Session 10: Closing Remarks and Collaboration Building
01 July 2023
02 July 2023
9am BST to 3pm BST
Delivery Method
In-Person Only
Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences University of Strathclyde, 161 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

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