The current officers of the IUPHAR Division on Clinical Pharmacology were elected by the Division Assembly at the XVIIth World Congress of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology (WCP2014) in Capetown, South Africa in July 2014. The Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary-General, and Treasurer are ex officio members of the IUPHAR Executive Committee.

Chair (
Darrell Abernethy, USA
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Departments of Medicine, and of Pharmacology and Molecular Science
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

David Webb, UK
University of Edinburgh
Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics; BHF Centre for Cardiovascular Science
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

David Le Couteur, Australia
University of Sydney and Concord RG Hospital
Centre for Education and Research on Ageing
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


María Isabel Lucena, Spain
University of Málaga and Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Victoria
School of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology Service
Málaga, Spain

Past Chair
Don Birkett, Australia
Emeritus Professor
Flinders University
Adelaide, SA, Australia

Chair Clinical Pharmacology in Less Developed Countries: Lars Gustafsson, Sweden
Chair Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology: Sarah Hilmer, Australia
Chair Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance: Milou Drici, France
Chair Section of Paediatric Clinical Pharmacology: Greg Kearns, USA
Chair Section of Pharmacogenetics: Guilherme Suarez-Kurtz, Brazil
Guilherme Suarez-Kurtz, Brazil
Mahmoud Khayyal, Egypt
Hiroshi Watanabe, Japan
Wei Wei, UK
Madlen Gazarian, Australia
Nilima Kshirsagar, India
Milou Drici, France
Kim Brosen, Denmark
Jae Gook Shin, Korea
Gary Maartens, South Africa
June 14, 2017

A new nomenclature for classifying psychotropic drugs

Recently the IUPHAR Section of Neuropsychopharmacology published a commentary entitled “A New Nomenclature for Classifying Psychotropic Drugs” in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology : Caraci F, Enna SJ, Zohar J, Racagni G, Zalsman G, van den Brink W,…
June 08, 2017

2017 June Pharmacology International

Highlights: 2018 World Congress of Basic and Clinical Pharmacology developments (is your meeting abstract drafted?), Nomenclature Committee 30th Anniversary, What drug concentration do I use? A new resource on the Guide to Pharmacology, The Guide to…

ICMAN IUPHAR Natural Products Section Conference

May 17, 2017 1357
If you study the pharmacology of natural products, don't miss From Nutraceuticals to…

PEP Call for Volunteers

May 17, 2017 1020 Call for volunteers! The Pharmacology Education Project is now…
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