T H E   S O C I E T Y

The Austrian Pharmacological Society (APHAR) was founded in 1995 and is based in the Institute of Pharmacology of the Medical University of Vienna.

The aim of APHAR is the promotion and public representation of experimental and clinical research in pharmacology in Austria and its representation in international umbrella organisations.

APHAR is member of the International Union of Pharmacology (IUPHAR), the Federation of European Pharmacological Societies (EPHAR) and the European Association of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (EACPT).

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APHAR 2024
28th Scientific Symposium of APHAR

23 – 25 September 2024
Innsbruck, Austria

The 28th Scientific Symposium of APHAR will take place from 23rd to 25th September 2024 in the Centre for Chemistry and Biochemistry of the University of Innsbruck.

On 23 September there will be n Workshop on „The lifecycle of drugs: A workshop around the regulatory requirements” (organised by Eva Zebedin) and a Continuing Education Event of the Austrian Society for Pharmaceutical Medicine (organised by Markus Zeitlinger).

Heribert Konzett Award
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The awardee for 2023 is:

  • Nadine ORTNER
    Section of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Pharmacy, University of Innsbruck

    → (PubMed) (Externer Link)

Hans Horst Meyer Award
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The awardee for 2023 is:

  • Marco NIELLO (Department of Pharmacology, Centre for Physiology and Pharmacology of the Medical University of Vienna) for his paper: "Persistent binding at dopamine transporters determines sustained psychostimulant effect" (PNAS, 2023; 120(6):​e2114204120)

Doctor Anna Bucsics and Professor Ernst Singer received the Honorary Membership of the Austrian Pharmacological Society.
The ceremony took place on 30 September 2023 during the 27th Annual Meeting of APHAR.

APHAR 2023
27th Scientific Symposium of APHAR

29 – 30 September 2029
Vienna, Austria

The 27th Scientific Symposium of APHAR will take place on 29th and 30th of September 2023 at the Department of Pharmacology of the Medical University of Vienna.

EPHAR 2024
9th European Congress of Pharmacology

Athens, Greece
23 March –26 June 2024

Members of APHAR who have obtained the diploma as Medical Specialists in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the Austrian Medical Association and who fulfil the requirements for Certification as European Certified Pharmacologists (EuCP) may send an application to the Austrian Pharmacological Society.

Information for applicants

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