17 October 2019, Prague   I   International Pharmacy Conference

The first international conference of the EFPC was the first-ever conference about pharmaceutical issues in Central and Eastern Europe ridden by representatives of European pharmacy chains. The conference revolved around actual issues of pharmacy sector and provide right and open platform for discussion and opinion exchange between pharmacy chains operators and national authorities in Europe.

The conference was the most unique event in pharma sector especially because of the scope and multinational representation. Keynote and plenary speakers of the conference were experts from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Sweden and Germany. Over 100 participants from 10 countries and highly interdisciplinary audience attended the conference.

8:30  Registration

8:50  Welcome speech

      Martin Dočkal - Moderator
      Daniel Horák - Head of Executive Board of EFPC
      Zdeněk Blahuta - Executive Director of EFPC

9:00   Speakers

      Quality of pharmaceutical care, Education

15:00 Conference close

Topic: Ownership

Remedies available under EU Law against national restrictions on pharmacy ownership.

Gábor Báthory, Hungary

Counsel at Van Beal & Bellis

Ten years after the re-regulation of the Swedish pharmacy market. Success of failure? Results and experiences and what will happened in the coming ten years?

Johan Wallér. Sweden

CEO, Swedish Pharmacy Association 

The story of successful liberalization of pharmacy market in Slovakia (last 15 years)

Peter Pažitný, Slovakia

Economist, Healthcare Expert & Lecturer

Topic: Quality of pharmaceutical care, Education

Quality measures in Czech pharmacies

Daniel Horák, Czech Republic

Vice Chairman of the Board APLS

Romanian perspective on pharmaceutical care

Doina Draganescu, Romania

Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Carol Davila University in Bucharest

Pharmacy in Challenging Times of Innovative Medicines - Role of Education     

Ján Kyselovič, Slovakia

Former Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Comenius University in Bratislava

Topic: Innovation

Experience of liberalization and innovation in the pharmacy sector in Sweden after 10 years

Anders Lönnberg, Sweden

Economist and Politician in Health Care Sector

Innovation in pharmaceutical care

Max Müller, Germany

CEO European Association of Mail Service Pharmacies, DocMorris

Virtual Hospital & Telemedicine

Tomáš Šebek, Czech Republic

Practice surgery, médicins sans frontiéres

Moderator of the conference

Martin Dočkal

Moderator, Pharmacist, Founder of the

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