D23 - SIGN 4: Sharing Ideas in a Global Network – Innovating in clinical services and patient safety

Conference Hall A - Section D

Organised by FIP


Jacqueline Surugue (FIP, France)


FIP member organisations will present their best initiatives and challenges. Presentations will include the winning projects of the FIP Health Promotion Campaign Award and the FIP Pharmacy Practice Improvement Award.


12:30-12:35 Introduction by the chair
12:35-12:50 1. Presentation of the winning project of the 2019 Health Promotion Campaign Award
To be announced at the opening ceremony of the congress
12:50-13:05 2. Latest innovations in Switzerland and collaboration with other countries
Martine Ruggli
(pharmaSuisse, Switzerland)
13:05-13:20 3. Implementing the European Statements of Hospital Pharmacy
Rob Moss
(European Association of Hospital Pharmacists, The Netherlands)
13:20-13:35 4. Our hospital’s journey to enhance medication use safety in transitions of care
Helen Zhang
(Chinese Pharmaceutical Association, China)



Questions from the audience and debate


Room refresh


Learning Objectives

At the end of this section, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the leading projects of FIP member organisations
  2. Tell pioneering initiatives from FIP member organisations in their country
  3. Specify challenges pharmacist face in different settings and countries around the globe
  4. Express ideas about advancing pharmacy to a global audience.

Type of session: Knowledge based