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Audience of BERC-Luso Coordination with São Tomé and Príncipe Ambassador

October 2019
The BERC-Luso Coordination  has an audience with the current  Ambassador of São Tomé and Príncipe, Mr. António Quintas do Espírito Santo, on October 30, 2019. The BERC-Luso is represented by Prof. Maria do Céu Patrão Neves. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of São Tomé and Príncipe, Mrs. Elsa Maria Teixeira de Barros Pinto is present during this meeting in which the interest of São Tomé and Príncipe formally integrate the project is strengthened.

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79th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

September 22-26, 2019, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

BERC-Luso successfully participated in the World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, which took place on September 22-26 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. A scientific work was presented by Mr. Jorge Batista in the poster format, with the title "Building Biomedical Ethics / Regulatory Capacity in Portuguese Speaking African Countries: BERC-luso".

This poster presented the results already achieved by BERC-Luso in this first year of work, specifically the Comparative Legislative Study between the legislation on biomedical research of partner countries and international good practices. The legislative study and the monitoring that the political entities representing the partner countries have given it, are favorable conditions for the establishment of a more consolidated legal framework aiming at ethical and regulatory capacity building in the biomedical research are of the African Portuguese Speaking Countries.

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BERC-Luso Symposium analyzes international best practices in clinical research

June 2019

Infarmed hosts the BERC-Luso Project Symposium on June 6 in their auditorium. The symposium discusses the “International Best Practices in Clinical Research: A Partnership with Portuguese-Speaking African Countries.”
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Workshop “International Best Practices in Biomedical Research: Ethical and Legal Requirements”

June 2019

The BERC-Luso organizes the Workshop “International Best Practices in Biomedical Research: Ethical and Legal Requirements” on June 3-5, 2019, at Infarmed in Lisbon. This workshop is part of the “Action Program 1: Legislation” and brings together the BERC-Luso legal team. .
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Audience of BERC-Luso Coordination Team with São Tomé and Príncipe Ambassador

March 2019
The BERC-Luso Coordination Team has an audience with the São Tomé and Príncipe Ambassador, Dr. Luís Viegas, on March 22, 2019. The BERC-Luso is represented by Prof. Maria do Céu Patrão Neves and Dr. Jorge Batista, who present the project and express the organization’s interest in São Tomé and Príncipe formally joining the BERC-Luso.

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Meeting with Advisors of the Embassies of Angola and Cape Verde

February 2019
A meeting with advisers of the embassies of the project’s partner countries is held on February 21, 2019, at the Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society. Dr. João Bastos from Angola (left in the photo), Dr. Sónia Martins (middle) and Dr. Filomena Lopes (right) from Cape Verde are present. Representatives from Guinea-Bissau and Mozambique aren’t able to attend but keep informed. The main goal of the meeting is the organization of the BERC-Luso Symposium.

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Audience of BERC-Luso Coordination Team with Mozambique Ambassador

January 2019
The BERC-Luso Coordination Team has an audience with the Mozambique Ambassador, Dr. Joaquim Simeão Bule, on January 9, 2019. The BERC-Luso is represented by Prof. Maria do Céu Patrão Neves and Dr. Jorge Batista, who present the project and express the organization’s interest in Mozambique collaborating with BERC-Luso. The ambassador promptly agrees.

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Audience of BERC-Luso Coordination Team with Cape Verde Ambassador

January 2019
The BERC-Luso Coordination Team has an audience with the Cape Verde Ambassador, Dr. Eurico Correia Monteiro, on January 9, 2019. The BERC-Luso is represented by Prof. Maria do Céu Patrão Neves and Dr. Jorge Batista, who present the project and express the organization’s interest in Cape Verde collaborating with BERC-Luso. The ambassador promptly agrees.

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1st Meeting of the Executive Board of the Portuguese Council

November 2018
The 1st Meeting of the Executive Board of the Portuguese Council is held on November 15. The following members of the beneficiary entities are present (left to right in the photo): Prof. Carla Torre (OF), Prof. Maria Alexandra Ribeiro (CEIC), Dr. Eduardo Pereira (OF), Prof. Maria do Céu Patrão Neves (Coordinator of the BERC-Luso Project), Prof. Maria do Céu Machado (INFARMED), Dr. Joana Martins (Assistant of the BERC-Luso Project), Dr. Sandra Pereira (IB-UCP) and Prof. Joana Araújo (IB-UCP).

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BERC-Luso at 13th World Congress of Portuguese-speaking Pharmacists

The BERC-Luso participates in the 13th World Congress of Portuguese-speaking Pharmacists on October 3-5 in the city of Praia, Cape Verde. The central theme of the congress is “The Pharmacist in Healthcare Systems,” and Dr. Jorge Batista, the project’s executive manager, presents the poster “Biomedical Ethics and Regulatory Capacity Building for Portuguese-speaking Countries (BERC-Luso).”

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