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Confirmed plenary and invited speakers include:

Prof Paul Rutter


Paul Rutter is a professor in Pharmacy Practice at the University of Wolverhampton in the UK and has published extensively in his field as well as authoring the text book, Community Pharmacy: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment, that is used as a prescribed text at several universities.


Prof Ian Bates

Ian Bates is a Professor of Pharmacy Education at the School of Pharmacy at the University of London as well as being the director of the FIP Global Education Taskforce.


Dr Michael Rathbone

Mike Rathbone was previously a professor of Pharmaceutics at IMU in Malaysia before moving to New Zealand to pursue a business venture and is an expert in veterinary drug delivery systems.


Prof Beverley Glass

Beverley Glass is a Professor of Pharmacy at James Cook University in Australia and is an expert in photo- and thermal stability of drug substances. She has also been formerly employed as an academic at the then, University of Port ELizabeth as well as Rhodes University.


Dr George Dranitsaris

George Dranitsaris is a Principal Consultant at Augmentium Pharma Consulting in Toronto, Canada and is an expert in health outcomes research and clinical trials design. He has over 100 published papers and is president of the Canadian Association of Pharmacy in  Oncology.