PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry in association with Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemical & Fertilizers, Government of India will organise the 4th Annual Conference & Exposition on Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices Industry: ‘PharmaMed 2015- Affordability, Accessibility, Acceptability -A Global Perspective’ on December 9, 2015 in New Delhi.
The conference will promote innovation and boost pharma and medical devices manufacturing industry through technology transfer and focus on high value production to provide world class affordable, acceptable and accessible healthcare products. It will create a neutral platform wherein strategies and policy issues can be discussed for the growth of the healthcare industry.
The conference will highlight the 3As- Affordable, Accessible and Acceptable healthcare for all involving pharma and medical devices industry which should be achieved through evolving technologies and concepts such as: Jan Aushadhi, technology transfer, e- pharmacy, inverted duty structure and regulatory and patent issues.
Ananth Kumar, Union Minister, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, will be the chief guest and Hansraj Gangaram Ahir, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers will be the Guest of Honour. Dr VK Subburaj, Secretary, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemical & Fertilizers will deliver the special address at the conference.
Other dignitaries who will participate in the conference are Gennet Zewide, Ambassador, Embassy of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, KB Agarwal , Additional Secretary, Department Health & Family Welfare, Ministry Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, KL Sharma, Joint Secretary, Department Health & Family Welfare, Ministry Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, Sudhansh Pant, Joint Secretary, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Government of India and Sudhanshu Pandey, Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry.
Dr GN Singh, Drug Controller General (India), CDSCO, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Dr SE Reddy, Joint Drug Controller (India), CDSCO, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Dr Jitendar Kumar Sharma, Director, WHO CC for Priority Medical Devices & Health Technology Policy, National Health Systems Resource Centre, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India will also grace the conference.
The conference will see the participation from Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers, Ministry Of Commerce & Industry, Diplomatic missions of different countries and Healthcare Industry (Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices, and Healthcare Consultants/Facilitators) as a whole.