Pharmacy - stories of our heritage

Saturday 3 October 2015
09:00-12:00
E8, 3 hours

Organised by the FIP Working Group on the History of Pharmacy

Introduction

This session introduces different presentations about history of pharmacy. It also focuses on different initiatives organised around the globe related to preserving valuable heritage of the profession of pharmacy.

Learning objectives

Knowledge-based session

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the historical development of the profession in different countries.
  2. Identify interesting milestones in the history of pharmacy profession.
  3. Specify initiatives organised around the globe related to preserving heritage of the profession of pharmacy.

Chair: Jacques Gravé (Sauvegarde du Patrimoine Pharmaceutique, France)

Programme

09:00 1) The apothecary of Baugé in France: a beautiful heritage of the XVIIth century

Jacques Gravé (Sauvegarde du Patrimoine Pharmaceutique, France)

09:30 2) Serbian pharmacy day - 185 years of the first pharmacy in Serbia

Vesna Matovic (Faculty of Pharmacy - University of Belgrade, Serbia)

10:00 3) The effect of the Soviet repression on the Latvian pharmaceutical sector 1940-1941

Sabine Lauze (Faculty of Pharmacy - Riga Stardins University, Latvia)

10:30 Break

11:00 4) An Islamic pharmacy from XIXth century in Portugal – a dialogue between cultures in health heritage history

Joao Neto (Museu da Farmacia - Associaçao Nacional das Farmacias, Portugal)

11:30 5) The French Chamber of Pharmacists (CNOP) confers new statuses to its heritage collection

Olivier Gross (Department of Professional Affairs - French Chamber of Pharmacists, France)