Abu Dhabi has won hosting rights for the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Pharmaceutical Sciences World Congress 2019, positioning the UAE as the first country in GCC region and the second in the Middle East to hold this international event.

Emirates Pharmacy Society, a member organisation of FIP, made the announcement on the sidelines of Arab Pharmacist Day held in Dubai.

Taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) on September 22 – 26, the annual conference is expected to attract more than 3,000 participants from across the world, including heads of international and regional associations as well as key decision makers in various disciplines related to pharmaceutical sciences.